CARMENITA ROAD INTERCHANGE PROJECT – January 22 Closure

A full freeway closure of northbound and southbound I-5 at Carmenita Road is scheduled Friday night, Jan. 22, allowing crews to shift traffic to the newly completed outside lanes of the freeway. The following closures are scheduled as part of this work:

  • Northbound I-5 will be closed at Carmenita Road from 11:59 p.m. Friday, Jan. 22 until 7 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 23
  • Southbound I-5 will be closed at Carmenita Road from 11 p.m. Friday, Jan. 22 to 7 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 23
  • Southbound I-605 Connector to Southbound I-5 freeway will be closed from 11 p.m. Friday, Jan. 22 to 6 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 23
  • Westbound SR-91 Connector to Northbound I-5 freeway will be closed from 11 p.m. Friday, Jan. 22 to 6 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 23

During the full freeway closure, the following detour routes will be in place for motorists to navigate around the closure. The northbound I-5 detour is outlined in blue, while the southbound I-5 detour is outlined in green. Vew the map image below or click to view the interactive project Google map.

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  • I-5 Full Freeway Closure at Carmenita Road Northbound I-5 Detour (Blue Line)
    Motorists will be directed to exit northbound I-5 at Valley View Ave., turn left on  Firestone Blvd., turn right on Valley View Ave., turn left on Rosecrans Ave., turn right on Bloomfield Ave. to access the northbound I-5 on-ramp.
  • Southbound I-5 Detour (Green Line)
    Motorists will be directed to exit southbound I-5 at Rosecrans Ave., turn right on Rosecrans, turn left on Bloomfield Ave., turn left on Alondra Blvd.,turn right on Valley View Ave. to access the southbound I-5 on-ramp.

In conjunction with this work, crews will also close the current southbound I-5 onramp at Carmenita Road on Friday night, January 22 at 11 p.m.; this ramp will be permanently closed and the new on-ramp is expected to open later this year. In 2016 the interim, turn left on Alondra Boulevard, then turn right on Valley View Avenue to access the southbound I-5 on-ramp. For detailed closure information, including recommended detour routes, please visit the interactive project Google map.

 

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