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freewaynghtThe California Department of Transportation will close portions of the I-5 between the SR-170 and the Kern County line as part of a sign replacement project.

The following schedule will be in effect, weather permitting, and subject to change:

Tuesday, November 29 through Friday, December 2

Northbound I-5
8 p.m. to 5 a.m. – Up to 5 lanes from SR-126 to San Diego Freeway (I-405)
9 p.m. to 5 a.m. – Lyons Avenue, McBean Parkway, Valencia Boulevard, and Magic
Mountain Parkway off-ramps
7 p.m. to 5 a.m. – Northbound Golden State Freeway (I-5) connector to eastbound
Foothill Freeway (I-210)

Southbound I-5
7 p.m. to 5 a.m. – Up to 3 lanes from Rye Canyon Road to Ronald Reagan Freeway
(SR-118)
7 p.m. to 5 a.m. – Paxton Street, McBean Parkway, Rye Canyon Road, and Magic
Mountain Parkway off-ramps
12 a.m. to 4 a.m. – Southbound I-5 connector to SR-118
12 a.m. to 3 a.m. – Southbound I-5 to eastbound I-210

The night time closures are necessary to minimize traffic delays and provide a safe work zone for construction crews and motorists while working along the I-5. Statewide Traffic Safety and Signs, Inc. is the contractor on this $8.110 million project. Improvements will bring existing sign structures to current standards and increase operational safety. Construction signs and changeable message signs will be in place to alert motorists of closures. Motorists should anticipate delays, plan ahead and use alternate routes. Motorists are advised to “Be Work Zone Alert.”

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