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Upcoming demolition at Avery Parkway bridge along I-5 November 1-3, 2022

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) in partnership with the Orange County Transportation Authority (OCTA) will be performing demolition work along the I-5 freeway at Avery Parkway. This work is necessary for the I-5 South County Improvements Project. For the safety of crews and motorist, nighttime operations are required for this work activity. The demolition will take place Tuesday, Nov. 1 to Thursday, Nov. 3 from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. Tentatively scheduled Friday, Nov. 4 to Thursday, Nov. 10, if needed for additional work. The southbound I-5 off-ramp and on-ramp at Avery Pkwy will be closed nightly. In addition, Avery Pkwy under the I-5 will be closed nightly, no through traffic. Lane reductions will begin at 8 p.m.

Caltrans appreciates the public’s patience while we perform this work. Electronic Changeable Messages Signs will notify drivers of the closure. The work schedule is subject to change due to traffic incidents, weather, availability of equipment and/or materials, and/or construction-related issues.

For more information and updates, you may contact the District 12 Public Information Office at (657)328-6000 or via Twitter @CaltransOC, Facebook @CaltransOC and Instagram @CaltransOC.

For those with sensory disabilities requiring alternate formats (i.e., Braille, large print, sign language interpreter) and those needing information in a language other than English, please contact Elizabeth Manzo at (657) 328-6621 or TTY 711.

This article was released by the California Department of Transportation.