State of California • Department of Transportation
Today’s Date: May 20, 2015
District: 4 - Oakland
Contact: Gidget Navarro
Phone: (510) 286-5574
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE REMINDER
Caltrans to Close San Mateo-Hayward Bridge Memorial Day Weekend May 22-25
San Mateo and Alameda Counties – Caltrans will close the San Mateo-Hayward Bridge Memorial Day Weekend, May 22-25. The full closure for all eastbound and westbound lanes will begin at 10:00 PM on Friday and continue until 5:00 AM on Monday. (Memorial Day) There will be westbound lane closures as early as 7:00 PM and eastbound lane closures as early as 8:00 PM
NOTE: The bridge will re-open Monday morning by 5:00 AM
The full closure will allow crews to complete resurfacing a portion of the deck structure. The activities will help prolong the service life of the bridge.
Commuters are asked to use alternate routes such as the Dumbarton Bridge, San Francisco Oakland Bay Bridge, or the southern route along Highway 237.
In the eastbound direction (Foster City) the on-ramps from Edgewater Boulevard and Metro Center Boulevard will be closed. In the westbound direction (Hayward) the on-ramps from Industrial Boulevard and Clawiter Road will be closed. All off-ramps will remain open. Mainline traffic will be guided to exit eastbound 92 at Foster City Boulevard and westbound 92 at Clawiter Road.
NOTE: Motorists will be able to travel up to the westbound off-ramp at Clawiter Road, and as far as the off-ramp at Foster City Boulevard during the closures.
Changeable message signs are posted throughout the Bay Area to notify motorist of the upcoming closure.
Please visit the San Mateo-Hayward Bridge project page or the Caltrans Twitter page for updates on the progression of the construction.
Twitter: @CaltransD4 Follow the conversation: #SMHBridge