Posted by: Stan Russell | February 14, 2017

Highway 1 Update – Valentines Day!

CALTRANS
PRESS RELEASE
Tuesday, February 14
12:00 Noon

**NEW IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR TOMORROW, PENDING BRIDGE SURVEY RESULTS AT 9 AM ***

VEHICLES WILL BE ALLOWED TO CROSS PFEIFFER CYN BRIDGE, ONE VEHICLE AT A TIME, ESCORTED BY CHP, FROM EITHER DIRECTION FOR TWO SESSIONS:
1) 10 AM TO 1 PM AND
2) 2 PM TO 5 PM.

THERE IS A 20 TON LIMIT.
PEDESTRIAN ACCESS WILL ALSO CONTINUE.
THIS IS SOLELY DEPENDANT UPON THE RESULTS OF THE BRIDGE SURVEY/ASSESSMENT TO TAKE PLACE AT 9 AM ON WEDNESDAY, FEB. 15…
EXPECT THE ‘GO AHEAD’ OR ‘CEASE OPERATIONS’ UPDATE AT 9:30 AM TOMORROW.* NOTE: THESE PROVISIONS ARE ONLY FOR CRITICAL AND NECESSARY TRIPS, ON THIS DAY ONLY.

State Route 1 continues to be closed between Ragged Pt. (SLO 72.87) and Pfeiffer Cyn Bridge(PM 45.5).

Motorists may travel north on State Route 1 from Cambria to Ragged Point (SLO PM 72.87) or south from Carmel to Pfeiffer Cyn. Bridge (PM 45.5)

The roadway is not passable between Ragged Pt (SLO 72.87) and Dolan Pt (PM 29.70) or to vehicles at Pfeiffer Cyn. Bridge (PM 45.5)

*LOCALS MAY TRAVEL BETWEEN RAGGED PT AND LIMEKILN (PM 21.3) OR TRAVEL BETWEEN DOLAN and SOUTH of PFEIFFER CYN BRIDGE (PM 45.5).

*IMPORTANT NOTE TO LOCALS: ANOTHER STORM IS ANTICIPATED THIS THURSDAY, FEB. 16. IT IS UNKNOWN HOW THE BRIDGE WILL SUSTAIN ITSELF. PFEIFFER CANYON BRIDGE WILL FULLY CLOSE FOR THE DURATION OF THE RAIN DUE TO SAFETY PRECAUTIONS.

*BUSINESSES REMAIN OPEN*

Another update will be provided tomorrow morning, Wednesday, Feb. 15 at 9:30 AM


Cow Cliffs (PM 28.35)


Pfeiffer Canyon Bridge (PM 45.5)


Pfeiffer Canyon Bridge (PM 45.5)


Pfeiffer Canyon Bridge (PM 45.5)

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