VENTURA COUNTY, Calif. - The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) announced on Friday plans for closures on State Route 126 in the Ventura County area.
Paving and guardrail work in the cities of Ventura, Santa Paula, Fillmore and the unincorporated area of Piru will take place during the closures.
The closures will go into effect starting Monday, May 6. through Friday, May 10 from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m.
All closures are weather permitting and subject to change. They may also start later and end later.
No two consecutive on and off-ramps will be closed at the same time.
Motorists should expect delays and are strongly advised to use different routes or avoid the area altogether.
Motorists can also check traffic conditions before they leave by visiting the Caltrans Quickmap.
The closures are part of two road paving projects on State Route 126 that stretches from Highway 101 to Ventura County to Los Angeles County line.
Caltrans reminds drivers to be aware of work zones and slow down when cones are present.
The following areas will be affected by the upcoming closures:
- One lane from Ventura to Los Angeles County line to Hallock Dr.
- One lane from Main St. to Hallock Dr.
- Main St. on and off-ramp
- Victoria Ave. on and off-ramp
- Kimball Rd. on and off-ramp
- Wells Rd. on and off-ramp
- Briggs Rd. on-ramp and off-ramp
- Peck Rd on and off-ramp
- Palm Ave on and off-ramp
- Tenth St. on-ramp and off-ramp.