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July 13, 2024

Sweeping to cause delays on 101 in San Benito County

Maintenance crews will be sweeping along both directions of U.S. Highway 101 from the Monterey County line to the Santa Clara County line near San Juan Bautista for four days starting Monday, Caltrans announced.

The schedule for the work is as follows, according to the Caltrans announcement:

Monday, July 30: 

·       Sweeping the northbound median.

Tuesday, July 31:

·       Sweeping the southbound median.

Wednesday, Aug. 1:

·       No sweeping.

Thursday, Aug. 2:

·       Sweeping on the northbound shoulders and ramps.

Friday, Aug. 3:

·       Sweeping on the southbound shoulders and ramps.

Roadwork hours are from 9 am to 3:00 pm each day. Motorists can expect delays of up to 15 minutes. Electronic message boards will be placed to inform motorists of roadwork. The CHP will assist with traffic control. Roadwork is expected to be completed by Friday, August 3 and is necessary for the safety of the traveling public.

Caltrans reminds motorists to move over and slow down when driving through highway construction zones.

For traffic updates on other state highway projects in San Benito County, motorists can call Caltrans District 5 Public Affairs at 805-549-3318 or visit the District 5 website at: http://www.dot.ca.gov/dist05/road_information.htm.