Date: Friday, September 13, 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 Sept. 15 – Sept. 21
MONTEREY COUNTY – Here are the major scheduled road and lane closures for Monterey County from Sunday, September 15 through Saturday, September 21 – newest information is in red. Please keep in mind that construction work is weather-dependent.
Highway 1: Bixby Creek Bridge – Hurricane Point: Sept. 16 – Sept. 20
One – way traffic controls will be in place on northbound and southbound Highway 1 between Bixby Creek Bridge and Hurricane Point for slope repair work along the highway from 6 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Highway 1: Munras Avenue, Monterey: September 15
Traffic breaks will occur along northbound & southbound Highway One at Munras Avenue for utility work along the highway from 7 a.m. to 8 a.m.
Highway 68: Pacific Grove – Monterey: Now – December
Intermittent lane & shoulder closures will occur in the evenings along Highway 68 from west of Bishop Avenue to just east of the Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula (CHOMP) for road work to widen shoulders, refresh striping, improve signage, upgrade guardrail, place a safety edge with shoulder backing, and install rumble strips.
The closures will occur, Sunday through Friday from 8 pm to 6 am, with advanced notification as the project progresses. Electronic message signs will be posted to alert motorists of this roadwork. Delays are expected to be minimal.
Highway 101: Espinosa Road – Airport Blvd., Salinas: September 16 – September 20
A moving lane closure will occur along northbound and southbound Highway 101 between Espinosa Road and Airport Blvd in Salinas for vegetation control work from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Highway 101: East Market Street, Salinas: Now – September 30
A major four-mile project to upgrade the pavement in both directions of U.S. Highway 101 between East Market Street and Boronda Road continues with the second phase of ramp reconstruction.
Motorists will encounter 24/7 ramp closures in the following locations:
- The northbound US 101 off-ramp to East Market Street will be closed through Monday, September 30. Motorists may detour by using North Main Street to East Market Street.
- The northbound US 101 on-ramp at East Market Street will be closed through Monday, September 30. Motorists may use East Market Street to North Madeira Avenue to the northbound US 101 on-ramp.
- The southbound US 101 off-ramp at North Main Street will be closed until Tuesday, September 24. Motorists may detour by exiting at Laurel Drive proceeding east to North Main Street.
- The southbound US 101 on-ramp at North Main Street will be closed through Friday, October 4. Motorists may detour by proceeding on North Main Street to East Market St to the southbound US 101 on-ramp.
Highway 101: Alta Street/Old Stage Road – Little Bear Creek Bridge, Salinas: Sept. 15 – 20
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: Camp Roberts: Now – October 11
One long-term on-ramp closure will occur along southbound Highway 101 at Camp Roberts for paving work from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m.
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 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Highway 183: Salinas Street – Lincoln Avenue, Salinas: September 16 – September 20
One lane closure will occur along northbound and southbound Highway 183 (West Market Street) between Salinas Street and Lincoln Avenue for utility work from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Highway 183: Villa Street – Clark Street, Salinas: September 19
One lane closure will occur along southbound Highway 183 (West Market Street) between Villa Street and Clark Street for utility work from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Highway 101: Highway 183 (Main Street) Salinas: Now – September 24
There will be a long-term nighttime closure of the on/off ramps at southbound Highway 101 and northbound Highway 183 (North Main Street) in Salinas for paving work from 7 p.m. to 12 p.m.
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Caltrans and the CHP reminds motorists to drive safely through work construction zones.