I-5 Freeway Closures Will Start Earlier
This week, Caltrans work will close I-5 lanes in Castaic
starting at 8:00 p.m some days.
Caltrans plans to continue their overnight closures on the
I-5 freeway between Hwy 126 and Lake Hughes Rd.
All Northbound I-5
freeway lanes between 126 west and Lake Hughes are scheduled for full closure;
Tuesday night, September 2, 2008, from 11:59 pm to 5:00 am on Wednesday,
September 3, 2008.
Two Southbound I-5 lanes will be simultaneously closed during
the full closure. The restriction in
traffic lanes will cause delays in south bound traffic.
Northbound traffic detour is as follows: Exit at 126 west;
south on Commerce Center Drive
; east on Henry Mayo Drive
; north on The Old Road to the northbound Route 5 on-ramp, at Lake
Hughes Road .
Also, north and south bound I-5 freeway lanes (2 lanes
simultaneously in each direction) are scheduled for closures as follows:
- Wednesday night, September
3, 2008, from 8:00 pm to
6:00 am on Thursday, September 4, 2008
- Thursday night, September
4, 2008, from 8:00 pm to
6:00 am on Friday, September 5, 2008
- Friday night, September
5, 2008, from 11:00 pm to
8:00 am on Saturday, September 6, 2008
The closures are planned to allow for the demolition of
existing Hasley Canyon
CHP officers and changeable message signage will be posted
to guide motorists throughout the detour.