News Alert: Closures for I-5 Roadway Repairs Near Grapevine Tuesday, Aug. 12 to Friday, Aug. 15

Tuesday, Aug. 12, 10:20 a.m.: The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) has announced it will close northbound I-5 lanes near the Grapevine to perform roadway repairs from Tuesday, Aug. 12 through Friday, Aug. 15.

Two to three lanes of northbound I-5 will be closed from Vista Del Lago to Quail Lake Road nightly, from 5 p.m. to 11 a.m.  One to two northbound lanes will remain open to motorists.

These lane closures are weather-permitting and subject to change. Signs will be posted to assist motorists.

Caltrans reminds motorists to "slow for the cone zone." Traffic fines are doubled in freeway work zones.

This is part of the August 15, 2008 online edition of The Mountain Enterprise.

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