Commuters will have another four days of traffic disruption as the project to grind and pave State Route 156 between San Juan Bautista and Hollister from Mission Vineyard Road to Union Road continues on Monday, Oct. 23.
According to Caltrans, motorists can expect one way reversing traffic control from 9 a.m. until 2:30 p.m.. Caltrans stated in the news release, "delays not to exceed 30 minutes" and noted 'the California Highway Patrol (CHP) will be present to ensure a safe environment for everyone. "
Caltrans explained the roadwork, being performed by the Caltrans Hollister Maintenance Crew, is necessary to improve the surface of the roadway while weather conditions are favorable before the next winter storm season. Roadwork should complete on Thursday, Oct. 23, weather permitting.
In the news release, Caltrans reminded motorists to move over slow down when driving through highway work zones.
For traffic updates on Caltrans projects in San Benito County, residents may call the District 5 toll free number at 1-831-372-0862 or can visit our website at:http://www.dot.ca.gov/dist05/paffairs/release.htm#sbt