Construction to continue, drivers will use first roundabout in Castaic/Santa Clarita area.
Phase 3 Construction of the roundabout at the intersection
of the Hasley Canyon Road
and The Old Road will begin on Monday,
In preparation for the start of this phase of
construction, the temporary traffic signal will be removed and a temporary
roundabout consisting of one traffic lane in both directions will be created
for motorists. Traffic directional signage will be installed in the vicinity, prior
to approaching the roundabout.
The temporary traffic signal will be turned off at 7:00 a.m. on Monday, March 30 to begin its removal. The Hasley
Canyon northbound off-ramp will
also be closed at 7:00 a.m. and is
expected to re-open at 3:00 p.m.
The message board signs along the I-5 northbound will convey
the closure and reopening times of the off-ramp. There will be CHP
officers present at the site on Monday to assist motorists as necessary.
Please note that the Hasley
Canyon southbound on-ramp at Hasley
Canyon will remain closed during
The tentative completion date of this part of Phase 3 is
scheduled for late May to mid-June 2009. At that time, the two-lane roundabout
will be open to traffic.
The Hasley/I-5 improvement project will increase the
capacity of the interchange and local roadways to improve mobility, enhance
safety, alleviate congestion and delay, and accommodate planned growth while
minimizing impacts on surrounding properties. Area motorists seeking more
information can visit the Hasley Canyon Road
website at www.hasleyi5.com