Date: June 21, 2010
Contact: Rose Willems, Measure “C” Advocate (559) 251-6709 or Rose_Willems@ dot.ca.gov
State Route 180 Construction Update: 45-Day Closure of McCall Avenue
WHAT: McCall Avenue will be CLOSED to all through traffic at the intersection of Kings Canyon Road/SR-180 as part of the on-going construction of SR-180 from Temperance Avenue to Academy Avenue, in Fresno County.
WHEN: This CLOSURE will be in place Monday, June 28 and remain in place for the next 45-days, weather permitting.
DETOUR: All motorists are advised to use Belmont or Jensen Avenues to avoid the Construction Zone and use Temperance or Academy Avenues to travel north or southbound from SR-180.
SCHEDULE: This $27 million project is locally funded by Fresno County’s ½ cent Transportation Sales Tax, “Measure C” & was leveraged with Federal Stimulus Money. It is scheduled for completion in the Summer of 2011, weather permitting
QUESTIONS: For additional information on this project, please contact: Rose at 251-6709/email: Rose_Willems@dot.ca.gov or Gloria Rodriguez at 444-2409/email: Gloria_Rodriguez@dot.ca.gov