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Today’s Date: Wednesday, February 29, 2012
District: 05 – Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo, Monterey, San Benito
and Santa
Cruz Counties
Contact: Susana Z. Cruz (Bilingual) or Colin Jones
Phone: (805) 549-3138 or 549-3189
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

PERMIT WORK ON HIGHWAY 1 NEAR BIXBY BRIDGE ON THURSDAY/ FRIDAY

MONTEREY COUNTY – Two permit projects to perform filming of Hwy. 1 on and

near Bixby Bridge (Mile Marker 59.0/60.5) and Hurricane Point (Mile Marker

58.20) will take place on Thursday, March 1 and Friday, March 2, Caltrans

officials have announced.

Thursday’s permit project will consist of temporary traffic holds on and

near the Bixby Bridge and also at Hurricane Point between 11:30 am and 6

pm.

Friday’s permit project will consist of intermittent traffic

control/rolling breaks at Bixby Bridge between 11 am and 3 pm.

Motorists can expect a delay not to exceed 5 minutes. An electronic

changeable message sign is posted to alert the traveling public.

Caltrans reminds motorists that ‘we’re here to get you there’.

For traffic updates on other state highway projects in Monterey County, the

public can call Caltrans District 5 at 805-549-3318 or visit the District 5

website at: http://dot.ca.gov/dist05/main/road/mont.htm

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(See attached file: Cambria to Carmel
Update–HelicopterNettingComplete2.16.12.doc)

Today’s Date: Thursday, February 16, 2012
District: 5 – Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo, Monterey, Santa Cruz and
San
Benito Counties
Contact: Susana Z Cruz (Bilingual) or Colin Jones
Phone: (805) 549-3138 or (805) 549-3189
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

HIGHWAY 1 CARMEL TO CAMBRIA ROADWAY UPDATE

HIGHWAY 1 HELICOPTER NETTING OPERATIONS TODAY–COMPLETE

MONTEREY COUNTY: Crews placed cable netting on the slope above Hwy 1,
just north of Limekiln Creek, about 25 miles south of Big Sur, with
assistance from Aris Helicopter Services today, Thursday, Feb. 16, Caltrans
officials announced.

Work today was part of the Rain Rocks Slope Drapery repair due to last
month’s slide and was completed at 1 pm.

Caltrans reminds motorists to move over and slow down when driving through
highway construction zones.

For more information on Monterey County projects, call the toll-free
hotline at (888) 836-0866 or visit
http://www.dot.ca.gov/dist05/projects/. The public may also call the statewide
CHIN at (800) 427-7623 for
updates on current traffic conditions.

Susana Z. Cruz
Public Information Officer /
Portavoz de Relaciones Públicas
(805) 549-3138
(805) 549-3326–Fax

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Today’s Date: Tuesday, February 14, 2012
District: 5 – Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo, Monterey, Santa Cruz and
San
Benito Counties
Contact: Susana Z Cruz (Bilingual) or Colin Jones
Phone: (805) 549-3138 or (805) 549-3189
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

HIGHWAY 1 CARMEL TO CAMBRIA ROADWAY UPDATE

HIGHWAY 1 HELICOPTER NETTING OPERATIONS THURSDAY

MONTEREY COUNTY: Crews will be placing cable netting on the slope above
Hwy 1, just north of Limekiln Creek, about 25 miles south of Big Sur, with
the help of assistance from Aris Helicopter Services this Thursday, Feb.
16, Caltrans officials have announced.

Work hours are from 7:30 am to 2 pm. Motorists can expect up to 30-minute
traffic breaks/delays as part of the Rain Rocks Slope Drapery repair due to
last month’s slide.

Caltrans reminds motorists to move over and slow down when driving through
highway construction zones.

For more information on Monterey County projects, call the toll-free
hotline at (888) 836-0866 or visit
http://www.dot.ca.gov/dist05/projects/. The public may also call the statewide
CHIN at (800) 427-7623 for
updates on current traffic conditions.

Susana Z. Cruz
Public Information Officer /
Portavoz de Relaciones Públicas
(805) 549-3138
(805) 549-3326–Fax

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