|Date:||Thursday January 20, 2022|
|District:||05 – Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo, Monterey, San Benito, and Santa Cruz Counties|
|Contact:||Kevin Drabinski or Jim Shivers|
|Phone:||(805) 549-3138 or (805) 549-3237|
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DETOUR SET FOR SATURDAY ON HIGHWAY 1 IN CARMEL
BETWEEN RIO RD AND CARMEL VALLEY RD
MONTEREY COUNTY – Maintenance electrical work to replace a signal light pole will result in a detour that will be in place on Highway 1 in Carmel between Rio Rd. and Carmel Rd. on Saturday Jan. 22 from 6:30 am to 2 pm.
Travelers in both the north and southbound direction will be detoured off of Hwy. 1 and directed through surface streets east of the highway before returning to Hwy. 1.
CHP will be on hand to assist with traffic control.
Travelers can expect a delay of up to 5 minutes.
Message and directional signs will be in place to alert travelers.
Please allow extra time for your commute through the area.
Caltrans reminds motorists to move over and slow down when
driving through highway work zones.
For traffic updates on other state highways in Monterey County, travelers may contact Caltrans District 5 Public Affairs at 805-549-3318 or can visit the District 5 website at: https://dot.ca.gov/caltrans-near-me/district-5
Public Information Officer
Caltrans District 5
50 Higuera St.
San Luis Obispo CA 93401