Cone Zone Report

Date:              Friday, August 16, 2019

District:         05 – Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo, Monterey, San Benito and Santa Cruz Counties

Contact:        Theresa Wright, (TAMC)

Phone:          (831) 775-0903

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

TAMC CONE ZONE REPORT

ROAD AND LANE CLOSURES SCHEDULED FOR August 18 – August 24 

MONTEREY COUNTY – Here are the major scheduled road and lane closures for Monterey County from Sunday, August 18 through Saturday, August 24 – newest information is in red. Please keep in mind that construction work is weather-dependent. 

Highway 1: Ragged Point, Big Sur: August – September 
Highway 1 will be closed from north of the San Carpoforo Creek Bridge to south of the Ragged Point Inn during the evenings from 9 pm until 5 am. These overnight FULL highway closures will occur, Sunday night through Friday morning to allow for the construction of the foundation of a viaduct.

Emergency vehicles and local residents will maintain access during these overnight closures. Motorists will also encounter one-way reversing traffic control within the project limits,  Monday – Friday, from 5 am –  until 4 pm.

Highway 1: San Luis Obispo County Line – Lime Creek Bridge, Big Sur:  Aug.19– Aug.22
One lane closure and one-way traffic controls will be in place along northbound and southbound Highway 1 between the San Luis Obispo County Line and Lime Creek Bridge for mowing work from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Highway 1: Bixby Creek Bridge – Hurricane Point: August 19 – August 21
One – way traffic controls will be in place on northbound and southbound Highway 1 between  the Bixby Creek Bridge and Hurricane Point for slope repair work along the highway from 6 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Highway 1: Rocky Creek Viaduct –  Hurricane Point: August 22 – August 23
One – way traffic controls will be in place on northbound and southbound Highway 1 between  the Rocky Creek Viaduct and Hurricane Point for guardrail repair work along the highway from 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. 

Highway 1: Carmel – Santa Cruz County Line: August 18 – August 24
Alternating lane closures and intermit ramp closures will occur along northbound and southbound Highway 1 between Carpenter Street in Carmel and the Santa Cruz County Line for striping work on the road and ramps; and one-way traffic controls will be in place on portions of the highway between Highway 156, the Elkhorn Slough Bridge and the Santa Cruz County Line, in the evenings, Sunday  – Thursday, from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m.

Highway 68: Pacific Grove – Monterey: August 20 – August 23
One nighttime lane closure and one-way traffic controls will be in place along eastbound and westbound Highway 68 between Piedmont Avenue and Highway 1 for drainage work in the evenings, Tuesday – Thursday, from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m.

Highway 101: East Market Street – Boronda Road, Salinas: July 23 – August 22
Full-time ramp closures will occur along northbound and southbound Highway 101 between East Market Street and Boronda Road for the first phase of ramp reconstruction work at the following locations beginning Tuesday, July 23 through Thursday, August 22:

  • The northbound US 101 off-ramp to North Main Street will be closed Tuesday, July 23 through Monday, August 12.  Motorists may detour by using West Laurel Drive to North Main Street.
  • The southbound US 101 off-ramp to East Market Street will be closed beginning Monday, July 29 through Friday, August 16. Motorists may use John Street to northbound US 101 to the off-ramp at East Market Street.
  • The northbound US 101 on-ramp at North Main Street will be closed beginning Friday, August 2 through Thursday, August 22. Motorists may detour by continuing on North Main Street to West Laurel Drive to northbound US 101 

Highway 101: Alta Street/Old Stage Road – Little Bear Creek Bridge, Salinas: Aug. 18 – 23
Nighttime lane closures will occur along northbound and southbound Highway 101 between Alta Street/Old Stage Road and Little Bear Creek Bridge in Salinas for paving work on the roadway and ramps from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m.

Highway 101: Broadway Street  – Jolon Road, King City: August 19 – August 22
One lane closure and full ramp closures will occur northbound and southbound Highway 101 in King City between Broadway Street and Jolon Road for survey work from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Highway 101: San Antonio River Bridge: August 20
One lane closure will occur  along northbound Highway 101 at the San Antonio River Bridge in King City for tree work from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Highway 101: Camp Roberts: Now – September 27
One long-term lane closure will occur along northbound and southbound Highway 101 at Camp Roberts for paving work from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will also be a long-term closure of the on and off ramps of northbound Highway 101 at Camp Roberts.

Highway 101: South Camp Roberts – East Garrison: Now  – August 30
One long-term lane closure along the shoulders of southbound Highway 101 between South Camp Roberts and East Garrison for roadway excavation work.

Highway 101: San Ardo – San Lucas: Now – December 31
One long-term lane closure will occur along northbound and southbound Highway 101 between the Paris Valley Road overcrossing and the Rancho undercrossing for grinding and paving work.

Highway 101: Wild Horse – First Street, King City: Now – January 2020
One long-term lane closure will occur along northbound and southbound Highway 101 between Wild Horse Road and First Street for roadway excavation work from 5:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Highway 101: Highway 183 (Main Street) Salinas:  Now – August 25
There will be a permanent closure of one lane and the on ramp at northbound Highway 101 and  northbound Highway 183 (North Main Street) in Salinas for paving work until 7 p.m. on August 25th.

Highway 156: Highway 156 – Vierra Canyon Road: August 18  – August 19
One-way traffic controls will be in place along eastbound and westbound Highway 156 for nighttime striping work on Sunday from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m.

Highway 183: Salinas Street – Lincoln Avenue, Salinas: August 19  – August 23
One lane will be closed on northbound Highway 183 (West Market Street) between Salinas Street and Lincoln Avenue for utility work from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

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Caltrans and the CHP reminds motorists to drive safely through work construction zones.