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I-5/Ortega Highway Construction Update for the Week of September 2-6

Next week’s construction update from Caltrans:

In observance of the Labor Day holiday, there will be no closures Friday, August 30 through Monday, September 2. Regularly scheduled closures will resume on Tuesday, September 3.

Lane Reductions: 

  • Lane reduction on the southbound I-5 freeway between Junipero Serra Road and Camino Capistrano
    • Lane closures Thursday, 9/5 between 10 p.m. and 5 a.m.

Ramp Closures:

  • Northbound I-5 Off-Ramp to Ortega Highway (SR-74) Closed
    • Ramp closed  Tuesday, 9/3 between 11:59 p.m. and 5 a.m.
  • Southbound I-5 Off-Ramp to Ortega Highway (SR-74) Closed
    • Ramp closed Tuesday, 9/3 through Thursday, 9/5 between
      11:59 p.m. and 5 a.m.

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