Holman Highway 68 Groundbreaking Ceremony

On Monday, August 22, 2016, a groundbreaking ceremony was held for the Holman Highway 68 Roundabout Project.  The project which is a public-private partnership between the City of Monterey, City of Pacific Grove, Pebble Beach Company, the Monterey Bay Unified Air Pollution Control District, the County of Monterey, Caltrans and the Transportation Agency for Monterey County is designed to relieve congestion near the Highway 68/Highway 1 intersection, and will greatly improve access to the Community Hospital, Pacific Grove, Monterey and Pebble Beach.

Speakers at the ceremony include:

  • Mayor Clyde Roberson, City of Monterey
  • Mayor Bill Kampe, City of Pacific Grove
  • David Stivers, EVP & CAO, Pebble Beach Company
  • David Frisbey, Monterey Bay Unified Air Pollution Control District
  • Jim Cullen, Board member, Skyline Forest Association
  • Barbara Meister, Public Affairs Director, Monterey Bay Aquarium

Construction on the project began on Wednesday, August 24, 2016 and is anticipated to be complete in the summer of 2017.  To stay informed and receive project updates throughout construction, with information about upcoming road closures, detours, alternative commuting tips and construction progress, sign-up for Highway 68 Roundabout email notification: http://tamcmonterey.org/programs/roundabouts/hwy68rndabt.html

Watch the video of the groundbreaking ceremony produced by the City of Monterey, by clicking onto: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zbyvkOBTEZU