Southbound I-805 from I-5 to La Jolla Village Drive/Miramar Road will be closed Sunday

SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – Caltrans said Friday that the southbound I-805 from the I-5 to La Jolla Village Drive/Miramar Road will be closed Sunday from 9:30 p.m. to 5 a.m.

Construction crews are working on widening the bridge to accommodate new carpool lanes along the I-805. The closures could continue on Monday and Thursday nights, during the same evening hours. 

Motorists will be detoured around the closure to southbound I-5, then eastbound on I-52 to northbound or southbound I-805.

According to Caltrans, the North Express Lanes Project will construct one carpool lane in each direction on the I-805 from just north of the I-52 to just north of Mira Mesa Boulevard. 

The project includes construction of a Direct Access Ramp to and from southbound I-805 at Carroll Canyon Road. Bridge widening and ramp modifications are additional improvements. 

The construction cost for Stage 1 is about $86 million and is funded with state, federal and local sources, including the Proposition 1B State – Local Partnership Program and TransNet Extension funds.

Project information is available at KeepSanDiegoMoving.com/I-805-Corridor or by calling the Project Hotline at (877) 821-4280.  

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