Today’s Date: Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 9 am
District: 05 – Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo, Monterey, San Benito and Santa Cruz Counties
Contact: Susana Z Cruz (bilingual) or Jim Shivers
Phone: (805) 549-3138 or 549-3189
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
** UPDATE #51 **
HIGHWAY 1/ROCKY CREEK VIADUCT PROJECT CONTINUES WITH DAYTIME ROADWORK AND INTERMITTENT OVERNIGHT CLOSURES
SPECIAL ADVANCE NOTIFICATION: THERE WILL BE FOUR, FULL OVERNIGHT CLOSURES, FROM 11 PM TO 7 AM, STARTING MONDAY, OCT. 14 THROUGH THURSDAY, OCT. 17 (OPENING FRIDAY MORNING) TO REMOVE THE VIADUCT FALSEWORK.
Daytime roadwork on Highway 1 at Rocky Creek continues next week from 7 am to 5 pm Monday, Oct. 7 through Friday, Oct. 11, with 10-minute delays as needed.
NOTE: There will be NO OVERNIGHT CLOSURES OR NIGHT ROADWORK next week (Sunday, Oct. 6 through Thursday, Oct. 10).
Daytime work being performed next week consists of delivery of materials and paving the following week.
NOTE: Through traffic has been shifted to the newly constructed southbound half of the viaduct while work continues on the northbound half.
Big Sur Health Center Health Fair
Location: Big Sur Health Center (in case of rain, the Big Sur Grange)
Date: Tuesday, October 8, 2013
Time: Noon to 5 PM
We have a great Health Fair planned this year. We are going to have more booths than ever before. Besides our usual booths such as free flu shots we have 9 new ones including information on the new insurance for Obamacare, hearing test, and back care. Alphabetically listed below are all the booths. We will also have raffle prizes for attendees who visit multiple booths. Please bring your old eyeglasses because Lions Club is collecting then for people in need. Remember, to give blood you must have an ID such as a driver’s license, passport, or Mexican Matricula.
Back care and proper body mechanics-Carmel Orthopedic & Sports Therapy
Behavioral health, counseling services- Monterey County
Blood pressures checks
Blood sugar and cholesterol testing
Covered California, the CA Insurance Exchange for ObamaCare- Public Health
Dental screening –Dr. Marta Mejia
Disaster preparedness and information on CERT
Energy Medicine- Marty Morgenrath
Free Flu shots
Hearing screening -Hearing Aid Center of Carmel
Organic lunch with smoothies
Raffle-prizes for attending multiple booths
Safety and awareness information – Monterey Rape Crisis Center
Spiritual Health including yoga- Rev. Cynthia Spencer of All Saints Church
Vision screening- Lions Club and old eyeglass collection
Free Flu shots -Free food -Free Prizes- Free Testing
We still need volunteers so call Barbara at 667-2424 if you would like to volunteer.