Caltrans: 60 Swarm Continues on State Route 60
60 SWARM - AN UPDATE FROM THE CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) 60 Swarm projects continue on State Route 60 (SR-60) to repair deteriorated pavement slabs and replace the Pipeline, Monte Vista and Benson Avenue bridges.
The SR-60 Pavement Rehabilitation Project will continue this weekend with week two, of seven weekends, of full directional closures of westbound SR-60 between the 60/91/215 Junction in Riverside and Interstate 15 (I-15) from Friday at 10:00 p.m. through Monday at 5:00 a.m. SR 60 westbound will be fully closed, including ramps, from the 60/91/215 Junction in Riverside to I-15 from Friday at 10:00 p.m. to Saturday evening at 6:00 p.m. SR 60 westbound will then reopen lanes from Valley Way in Jurupa to I-15 until Monday at 5:00 a.m.
There are six remaining weekend closures of westbound SR-60. All lanes and ramps are closed during the directional closures. There will be no closures on the Veteran’s Day holiday weekend.
Motorists who are just passing through are advised to use State Route 91 (SR-91) and Interstate 10 (I-10) around the 60 Swarm as alternate routes to avoid delays. Local businesses are open during the project.
For the re-paving project; eastbound SR-60 nighttime lane and ramp closures will take place from Valley Way to the 60/91/215 Junction in Riverside. Closures will take place September 30 to October 4, from 9:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m. Westbound SR-60 nighttime lane and ramp closures will take place from the I-15 to Euclid Avenue from 8:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m.
For the bridge replacement project; There are no closures for the bridge replacement project this week.
A traffic reconfiguration will occur on SR-60 west of I-15 for the duration of the project. Lanes will be available in each direction on SR-60 during the day. The speed limit will be lowered to 55 miles per hour within the project limits. For up to date information on the 60 Swarm projects call the 60 Swarm hotline at 1-833-607-9276.
Know before you go! To stay on top of roadwork in the Inland Empire go to Caltrans District 8 and sign up for commuter alerts. Follow us for the latest information on Facebook and Twitter. To assist in planning your commute, view live traffic conditions using QuickMap and planned lane closures. For those with sensory disabilities requiring alternate formats (i.e. Braille, large print, sign language interpreter, etc.) and those needing information in a language other than English, please contact Kimberly Cherry at 909-383-6290 or TTY 711 by September 31, 2019.