Gaviota Rest Area to Close for Major Renovations
The Gaviota Roadside Rest Areas near US 101 will undergo a major Wastewater System Improvement Project beginning Friday, June 11.
As a result, the Gaviota Rest Areas will be closed in both directions 24/7 from Friday, June 11 until February of 2022.
The Gaviota Safety Roadside Rest Area (SRRA) project will include upgrades to the wastewater treatment and electrical systems, the installation of a new water storage tank/pump house and a new crew building.
The contractor for this $4.6 million project is Specialty Construction of San Luis Obispo, CA.
For traffic updates on other state highways on the Central Coast motorists can call Caltrans District 5 Public Affairs at (805) 549-3318 or visit the District 5 website at: http://www.dot.ca.gov/dist05/road_information.htm
[Ed Note: A previous press release stated the construction will begin on Monday, June 14. An updated press release corrected the date to Friday, June 11]