Posted by: Stan Russell | November 13, 2013

UPDATE #57 **HIGHWAY 1/ROCKY CREEK VIADUCT PROJECT IS ALMOST COMPLETED

Today’s Date: Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 11 am
District: 05 – Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo, Monterey, San Benito and Santa Cruz Counties
Contact: Susana Z Cruz (bilingual) or Jim Shivers
Phone: (805) 549-3138 or 549-3189

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

** UPDATE #57 **
HIGHWAY 1/ROCKY CREEK VIADUCT PROJECT IS ALMOST COMPLETED


NOTE: There will a crane being set up to remove the debris from the hillside on the northbound lane of Hwy.1 at Rocky Creek on Thursday, Nov. 21 and Friday Nov. 22 between 7 am and 5 pm with up to 10-minute holds as needed. One way-reversing control with flaggers will be in effect. Otherwise, there will be no day or nighttime work or closures scheduled for next week, from Sunday, Nov. 17 through Friday, Nov. 22
.

The project to construct a permanent viaduct about 15 miles south of Carmel near the Rocky Creek Bridge began on Sept. 4, 2012. Completion was scheduled to occur at the end of Oct. The project is 99% complete with minor details and final items being completed. The temporary signal has been removed.

The contractor for this $11 million viaduct project is Golden State Bridge of Martinez, CA.

Caltrans reminds motorists to move over and slow down when driving through highway work zones.

For more information, please visit: http://www.dot.ca.gov/dist05/paffairs/ orcontact the Hwy. 1 Cambria to Carmel Toll-
Free Hotline at 888-836-0866.

BEFORE: March 2011–damaged roadway
Picture courtesy of Stan Russell

AFTER: Nov. 2013–Looking northbound and southbound with viaduct completely open

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