Posted by: Stan Russell | February 11, 2010

HIGHWAY 1 CARMEL TO CAMBRIA PROJECT UPDATE

Date: Thursday, February 11, 2010
District: 5 – Santa Barbara, SLO, Monterey, Santa Cruz and San Benito Counties
Contact: Susana Z. Cruz (Bilingual) or Colin Jones
Phone: (805) 549-3138 or (805) 549-3189

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
HIGHWAY 1 CARMEL TO CAMBRIA PROJECT UPDATE

MONTEREY COUNTY
Roadwork is progressing on a retaining wall project near Gamboa Point, three miles north of Lucia. A temporary signal is in place with work expected to be complete in June.

Traffic is also down to one lane just south of Lucia utilizing stop signs as a new temporary signal will be installed next week to perform slide stabilization work.

The temporary signal about two miles south of Lucia at Pitkins Curve/Rain Rocks for the bridge/rockshed project remains in operation 24/7 and the project is expected to be complete in 2013.

Rock slope protection continues on Hwy. 1 at Shale Point, nine miles north of Ragged Point or three miles south of Gorda, which are both about seven miles into the Monterey County Line from San Luis Obispo. This segment of Hwy. 1 will continue with roadwork during daytime hours (7:30 am to 5 pm) with reverse one-way traffic control through Mid-April.

SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY
Construction continues with the installation of several horizontal drains on Highway 1, one mile north of Ragged Point during the daytime only, with one-way traffic control with flaggers continuing from 7:00 am until 4:00 pm Monday through Thursday and until 2 pm on Fridays. Work is expected to be complete at the end of February, weather permitting.

Caltrans reminds motorists that “we’re here to get you there.”
For more information on you can call the toll-free project hotline at (888) 836-0866 or visit http://www.dot.ca.gov/dist05/projects/pitkins/index.htm


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