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Expect delays, Highway 9 partially closed north of Santa Cruz for construction work

Melody Waintal KION


UPDATE Tuesday, July 27, 12 p.m. Caltrans is opening a one-way reversing traffic control 1 mile south of the intersection of Highway 9 and Highway 236 starting Wednesday at 7 a.m. The traffic control will be in place until summer 2022 when the project is expected to be completed. On Wednesday, the roadway will be reduced to one lane as they install the K-rail.

Caltrans says to expect up to five-minute delays. There also will be a push-button for bicyclists to activate the temporary traffic signal on each side.

PREVIOUS STORY: Starting Monday, July 26 to Thursday, July 29, part of Highway 9 in Santa Cruz will be closed for maintenance. California Department of Transportation CalTrans is repairing and performing pavement leveling work between Paradise Park and Glengarry Road this week from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Caltrans said to expect up to 15-minute delays. California Highway Patrol will be on-site helping with traffic.

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Melody Waintal

Melody Waintal is the Digital Content Reporter at KION News Channel 5/46.


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