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I-5/Ortega Highway Update for the Week of June 17

Courtesy of Caltrans:

Scheduled nighttime closure(s) from Sunday, June 16 through Saturday, June 22 include:

Lane Reductions: 

  • Lane reduction on the northbound I-5 freeway between Camino Capistrano and Junipero Serra Road
    • Lane closures nightly Monday, 6/17 through Thursday, 6/21 between 10 p.m. and 5 a.m.
  • Lane reduction on the southbound I-5 freeway between Junipero Serra Road and Camino Capistrano 
    • Lane closures nightly Tuesday, 6/18  and Wednesday, 6/19 between 10 p.m. and 5 a.m.

Ramp Closures:

  • Northbound I-5 off-ramp to Ortega Highway (SR-74) Closed
    •  Ramp closed on Tuesday, 6/18  through Thursday, 6/20 between midnight and 5 a.m.*
  • Northbound I-5 on-ramp to from Ortega Highway (SR-74) Closed
    • Ramp closed on Tuesday, 6/18  through Thursday, 6/20 between midnight and 5 a.m.*

*Lane closures on ramps will begin at 10 p.m. before full closure.

Interactive map below:

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