State of California • Department of Transportation
Date: October 20, 2014
District: 4 - Oakland
Contact: Gidget Navarro
Phone: (510) 286-5574
For Immediate Release
State Route 1-Tom Lantos Tunnels
Traffic Shift Beginning Wednesday, October 22
SAN MATEO COUNTY – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will need to perform electrical work in the southbound Tom Lantos Tunnels on State Route 1 in San Mateo County.
To ensure worker and public safety, beginning Wednesday, October 22, 2014, all southbound traffic will be shifted onto the shoulder between the hours of 7:00am to 3:30pm, Monday through Friday. Southbound traffic will be able to proceed on the shoulder through the tunnel during the work.
NOTE: Cones will be removed at the end of the construction day and traffic shifted back to the southbound lane.
Northbound electrical work will be performed at a later date. This work is scheduled until January, 2015.
All work is weather permitting. Motorists should allow for extra travel time.
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Caltrans appreciates your patience as we work to improve the highways.