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Ortega Highway Between I-5 and Del Obispo to Close for Three Weeks

As part of the Ortega/I-5 interchange project, starting on Monday, November 3rd, crews will close Ortega Highway between the I-5 interchange and Del Obispo Street in San Juan Capistrano for approximately three weeks to work on reconfiguring the road alignment.  As you may remember, the intersection of Ortega and Del Obispo will be reconfigured allowing traffic to flow freely from Ortega onto Del Obispo, diverting commuter traffic away from the downtown core and eliminating a long wait for the left turn signal onto Del Obispo.  Please prepare for this extended closure and plan detour routes accordingly.

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