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Carpool Lane Closures Continue!

 Sylmar/North San Fernando Valley – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will close the following lanes, ramps and connectors of the Golden State Freeway (I-5) as part of a $41.6-million project to construct High Occupancy Vehicle, (HOV), or carpool lanes on northbound and southbound I-5 from State Route 118 to State Route 14. 

 The closure schedule is as follows:

NIGHTLY MONDAY, JUNE 6, THROUGH THURSDAY, JUNE 9:
·     8 p.m. until 8 a.m. – up to two lanes of northbound I-5 from SR-118 to I-210
·     7 p.m. until 6 a.m. – northbound I-5 on-ramp at Paxton Street
·     7 p.m. until 6 a.m. – northbound I-5 off-ramp at Brand Boulevard
·     7 p.m. until 6 a.m. – northbound I-5 off-ramp at San Fernando Mission Boulevard
·     7 p.m. until 6 a.m. – northbound I-5 on-ramp at Laurel Canyon Boulevard
·     6 p.m. until 5 a.m. – northbound I-5 truck bypass lane
·     7 p.m. until 5 a.m. – up to two lanes of southbound I-5 from Roxford Street to SR-118 junction
·     7 p.m. until 6 p.m. – southbound I-5 connector to I-405 truck bypass
·     7 p.m. until 6 a.m. – southbound I-5 off-ramp at San Fernando Mission Boulevard
   7 p.m. until 6 a.m. – southbound I-5 on-ramps at east- and westbound San Fernando Mission Boulevard
·     7 p.m. until 6 a.m. – southbound I-5 on-ramp at Brand Boulevard
·     7 p.m. until 6 a.m. – southbound I-5 on-ramp at Brand Boulevard
·     6 p.m. until 7 a.m. – southbound I-5 off-ramp at Paxton Street
·     7 p.m. until 6 a.m. – southbound I-5 connector to eastbound State Route 118

FRIDAY, JUNE 10:


·     8 p.m. until 11 a.m. – up to two lanes of northbound I-5 from SR-118
to I-210
·     7 p.m. until noon – northbound I-5 on-ramp at Paxton Street
·     8 p.m. until noon – northbound I-5 off-ramp at Brand Boulevard
·     8 p.m. until noon  – northbound I-5 off-ramp at San Fernando Mission
Boulevard
·     8 p.m. until noon  – northbound I-5 on-ramp at Laurel Canyon Boulevard
·     7 p.m. until 9 a.m. – northbound I-5 truck bypass lane
·     8 p.m. until 8 a.m. – up to two lanes of southbound I-5 from Roxford
Street to SR-118 junction
·     7 p.m. until noon  – southbound I-5 connector to I-405 truck bypass
·     8 p.m. until noon  – southbound I-5 off-ramp at San Fernando Mission
Boulevard
   7 p.m. until noon  – southbound I-5 on-ramps at east- and westbound San
   Fernando Mission Boulevard
·     8 p.m. until noon – southbound I-5 on-ramp at Brand Boulevard
·     6 p.m. until noon  – southbound I-5 off-ramp at Paxton Street
·     7 p.m. until noon  – The southbound I-5 connector to eastbound State Route 118

Closures are weather permitting and subject to change.  Signs and detours will be posted to assist motorists.  Caltrans reminds motorists that traffic fines are doubled in freeway work zones, and to please SLOW FOR THE CONE ZONE.