A project to upgrade the guardrails, resurface the gore point areas and perform drainage improvements on US Highway 101 from south of the Santa Rosa Road Overcrossing to north of Damassa Road in Buellton will begin on Wednesday, Oct. 21.
Motorists traveling southbound on US 101 will encounter lane closures Monday through Thursday from 8:30 a.m. until 5 p.m. and on Fridays from 8:30 am until 1 pm.
Motorists traveling northbound on US 101 will encounter lane closures Monday through Thursday from 7 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. and on Fridays from 7 a.m. until 1 p.m.
The northbound on-ramp to US Highway 101 will be closed Monday through Thursday from 9 am until 3 pm and during the overnight hours Monday thru Friday from 7 p.m. until 6 a.m. Motorists may detour north onto McMurray Road to reach northbound US 101.
The contractor for this $2.9 million project is Landscape Support Services of Sherman Oaks, CA. This project is expected to be completed in May of 2021
Caltrans reminds motorists to move over and slow down when driving through highway construction zones.
For traffic updates in Santa Barbara County, motorists may call Caltrans District 5 Public Affairs at: 805-549-3318 or can visit our website at: https://dot.ca.gov/caltrans-near-me/district-5