Weldon Canyon Rd Bridge Demolition
As part of the I-5 North County Enhancements Project, Metro’s contractor OHLA-USA, will be removing the existing Weldon Canyon Rd Bridge as the new one will be ready for use in late August. Activities will include the removal and demolition of the existing Weldon Canyon Rd bridge superstructure and columns, requiring a full freeway closure will take place from SR-14 to Calgrove Bl starting Saturday, November 4, 2023 at 8pm to Sunday, November 5, 2023 at 8am. Additional closures will take place as a contingency on December 2, 2023 from 8pm to 8am, if needed
What to Expect/Traffic Control
Northbound full directional closure between SR-14 and Calgrove Bl, anticipated on Saturday, November 4, 2023 at 8pm to Sunday, November 5, 2023 at 8am
Southbound full directional closure between Calgrove Bl and SR-14, anticipated on Saturday, November 4, 2023 at 8pm to Sunday, November 5, 2023 at 8am
Primary detour and truck route: Exit I-5 to northbound SR-14, continue to westbound Golden Valley Rd/Newhall Ranch Rd, proceed to the Newhall Ranch Rd I-5 on-ramps.
Local detour route: Exit I-5 to northbound SR-14, continue to westbound Newhall Av, right on Railroad Av, left on Lyons Av, proceed to the Lyons Av/Pico Canyon Rd I-5 on-ramps.
Primary detour and truck route: Exit I-5 to eastbound Newhall Ranch Rd/Golden Valley Rd, continue to southbound SR-14 off of Golden Valley Rd, proceed to the SR-14/I-5 interchange.
Local detour route: Exit I-5 at Calgrove Bl, continue south on The Old Road, south on San Fernando Rd and Sepulveda Bl, proceed to I-5 southbound on-ramp.
Closure Detour Maps
Full freeway closure starting Saturday at 8pm to Sunday at 8am.
Mobilization and partial lane closures will begin on Saturday at 8pm.
Advanced warning signage and detour signage will be posted along the route.
All lanes will reopen on Sunday at 8am.
The speed limit within the project corridor is 55-miles per hour.
Construction is a dynamic process, and it is subject to weather conditions. Closure dates and information are subject to change.
Visit the project website for the most up to date information and a weekly listing of ramp closures scheduled. Access for emergency responders will be maintained