Interstate 15/State Route 79 South Ultimate Interchange

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Purpose


Reduce congestion and increase safety of the Interstate 15 / State Route 79 South (Temecula Parkway) Interchange through geometric and capacity improvements.

Features


  • Realigned southbound ramps including a new bridge over Temecula Parkway for a loop off-ramp with free right turn to eastbound Temecula Parkway.
  • A widened Temecula Parkway beneath I-15 allowing for three through lanes and dual left hand turn lanes in both directions.
  • Elimination of one signalized intersection at the existing southbound ramps.
  • Increased number of lanes at the intersections including triple right hand turn lanes for the northbound off-ramp to eastbound Temecula Parkway.
  • Updated ADA curb ramps, refuge islands, and improved pedestrian access.

Status


Construction contract out to bid 12/01/16 to 02/09/17.

Contacts


Avlin R. Odviar, Project Manager (City of Temecula) |Avlin.Odviar@TemeculaCa.gov. | 951.693.3969
Juan Rojas, Resident Engineer (Falcon Engineering) |jrojas@falcon-ca.com | 951.264.6422
Last Update: January 19, 2017