Emergency Guardrail Project on Highway 101
An emergency project to replace metal beam guardrail with concrete barrier along southbound US Highway 101 from the US 101/State Route 1 Interchange to just north of the Gaviota Roadside Rest Area will begin on Monday, July 10.
This project will result in a 24/7 three week closure of the southbound No. 2 (right) lane beginning Monday, July 10 at 8 am. Motorists can expect delays in this area and should allow additional time for any travel planned through this area.
The contractor for this $1.2 million dollar project is Souza Construction of San Luis Obispo, CA.
Caltrans reminds motorists to move over and slow down when driving through highway construction zones.
For traffic updates in Santa Barbara County, motorists may call Caltrans District 5 Public Affairs at 805-549-3318 or can visit our website at: http://www.dot.ca.gov/dist05/