Construction Updates

As part of our ongoing effort to keep the community up to date on the Highway 101: Linden and Casitas Pass Project, we send out regular project construction updates via email. The following is the current construction update.

Timeframe

March 1 - 7, 2020
**Safety reminder: Please be mindful of pedestrians and bicyclists throughout town. As new bridges and street sections open up, please drive slowly and share the lanes with bicyclists until new bike lanes open.**

Scheduled Construction

Closures (weather permitting)

  • Southbound Highway 101
    • Sunday (March 1st): 9:00 pm - 7:00 am
    • Monday - Thursday (March 2nd - 5th): 8:00 pm - 7:00 am
      • The slow lane will be closed between Linden and Bailard Avenues to allow crews to work on roadway improvements. One lane will remain open during work.
  • Northbound Highway 101 on-ramp at Linden Avenue & northbound Highway 101 on-ramp at Casitas Pass Road
    • Monday - Friday (March 2nd - 6th) as needed
      • Closed from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm to work on roadway and drainage improvements. The ramps will not be closed at the same time.
  • Southbound Highway 101 off-ramp at Linden Avenue
    • temporarily closed


Linden Avenue & Casitas Pass Road

  • Overcrossings
    • Construction on the new sidewalks and safety barriers continues.
  • Southbound off-ramp at Linden Avenue
    • Earthwork is complete for the new retaining walls and the settlement period begins. Crews will progress to work on the wall facades.
  • Sound walls
    • Over the next few weeks, crews will finish up block work for the remaining sections of the sound walls to the west and east of Linden Avenue (near Old Linden Avenue and along Via Real).
  • Roundabout at Linden Avenue
    • Paving continues (see photo above)
  • Utility relocations
    • Please expect utility construction crews on and near Linden Avenue with flagmen directing traffic as needed.


Via Real

  • Ogan Road is closed between Linden Avenue and Pacific Village Drive to allow crews to build the new roundabout and roadway improvements. A local street detour is available on Highway 192. Pedestrians can use the sidewalk detour on Pacific Village Drive during this time.


Highway 101

  • Drainage, median, and electrical improvements continue.


Landscaping

  • Irrigation work is ongoing. Irrigation lines and sprinklers have been installed near the Casitas Pass Road on-ramp. Trenching for new lines continues around Via Real and Casitas Pass Road.

Construction Cameras

Photos refresh every 10 minutes.

Linden Avenue Overcrossing

Casitas Pass Overcrossing