FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Nov. 21, 2012
FOR MORE INFORMATION: Joel Zlotnik (714) 560-5713, Laura Scheper (714) 560-5697
Freeways Free Of Construction Thanksgiving Weekend
No closures anticipated on projects throughout the county
ORANGE – People headed to Thanksgiving feasts will enjoy a more relaxed commute as construction closures throughout the county will be postponed for the holiday weekend.
Ongoing closures associated with the West County Connectors, O.C. Bridges, SR-91 and SR-57 projects will not take place from Thursday, Nov. 22 through Sunday, Nov. 25 to ease the impact on drivers. Regular construction schedules will resume on Monday, Nov. 26.
The projects represent more than $600 million in improvements and when completed will enhance traffic flow and safety for hundreds of thousands of drivers that travel along Orange County’s freeways daily.
For more information or to sign up to receive construction alerts, the public can call the construction hotline at (800) 724-0353 or visit the following websites:
- West County Connectors – www.octa.net/westcounty
- O.C. Bridges – www.ocbridges.com
- SR-91 Widening Project – www.octa.net/91alerts
- SR-57 Northbound Lane Addition – www.octa.net/sr57
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