CARMENITA ROAD INTERCHANGE PROJECT – September 11, 2016

On Wednesday, September 14 and Thursday, September 15 nighttime lane reductions will take place on the southbound I-5 freeway between 10 p.m. and 5 a.m. These lane reductions are needed as crews remove k-rail and work on the soundwalls along the freeway.

Beginning Monday, September 12 through Friday, September 16 the northbound I-5 on- and off-ramps and the southbound I-5 on- and off-ramps at Carmenita Road will be closed, nightly between 8 p.m. and 5 a.m.These closures are necessary as crews continue soundwall work, remove k-rail and pave city streets.

Southbound I-5 Detour: Motorists will be directed to continue on Firestone Boulevard, turn left on Alondra Boulevard, then turn right on Valley View Avenue to access the southbound I-5 on-ramp.

Northbound I-5 Detour: Motorists will exit northbound I-5 at Valley View Avenue, turn left on Firestone Boulevard, turn right on Valley View Avenue, turn left on Imperial Highway to access the northbound I-5 on-ramp.

A full northbound I-5 freeway closure is scheduled from Valley View Avenue to Rosecrans Avenue, nightly, between 11 p.m. and 5 a.m. Monday, September 12, through Friday, September 16. The closure is shown on the map below in red; detour route shown in green. Motorists will exit northbound I-5 at Valley View Avenue, turn left on Firestone Boulevard, turn right on Valley View Avenue, turn left on Rosecrans Avenue to access Carmenita Road, or continue and turn left on Imperial Highway to access the northbound I-5 on-ramp. For additional project information regarding this detour route,  please visit the project Google map, or view at below.

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Crews began sandblasting work on Tuesday, September 6, on the sound wall along Firestone Boulevard.This work will take place weekdays, Monday through Friday between 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. and will be ongoing for approximately one to two months. While work is being done on the soundwall, there will be no through access to Firestone Boulevard between Shoemaker Avenue and Dinard Avenue. No through access signs will be placed in the vicinity to alert motorists of the closures. The closure areas are shown on the map below in red.

 

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Finally, daytime work is ongoing behind k-rail in the center median to construct the new median barrier rail between Alondra Boulevard and Shoemaker Avenue on I-5.

Please visit the project Google map for detailed detour information regarding these closures, or view at below.

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