TRIP Report

The purpose of the TRIP Report (Traffic
Restrictions in Progress) is to advise citizens of conditions affecting traffic flow within the City.
The following information consists of general major construction zones that are known at this time, but may not be all inclusive. 

There are always some unscheduled street and utility repairs that occur day and night that may not be reflected on this report.  Please drive safely through all delineated construction zones whether constructions crew are working or not.
Road Work Ahead Sign
1.  Diaz Road and Avenida Alvarado
Project:  Southern California Edison (SCE)
Status:   Installation of facilities and dry utilities.  Works hours are 9:00 p.m. to 5:00 am. Anticipate work to be completed in February 2018.

2.   Diaz Road and Dendy Parkway
Project:  Rancho California Water District (RCWD) / Dendy Distribution Center
Status:   Work to include water line tie-ins. Anticipate completion in February 2018.

3.  Interstate 15 and Temecula Parkway
Project:  Interstate 15 / State Route 79 South Interchange (Capital Improvement Program (CIP))
Status:   Construction is underway from June 2017 through December 2018.  Visit the project web page: for details on traffic restrictions.
4.  Old Town (Third Street between Mercedes Street and Old Town Front Street)
Project: Truax Hotel

Work by a private contractor for demolition of existing structures and construction of the Truax Hotel. Flagging for traffic and pedestrians.  Work hours are 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.  Anticipate completion in March 2020.

5. Overland Drive (Commerce Center Drive to West of Enterprise Circle)
Project: Overland Drive Extension (Capital Improvement Program (CIP))
Status: Design and construction of the extension of Overland Drive from Commerce Center Drive to Murrieta Creek, just west of Enterprise Circle West. There are currently no traffic restrictions.

6.  Rancho Vista and Mira Loma Drive
Project:  Indigo Place
Status:   Water and sewer line tie-in.  Flagging and lane control at various times. Work hours are 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.  Anticipate completion in 2018.

7.  Santiago Road West of Ynez Road
Project:  Eastern Municipal Water District (EMWD) / Reliance Church
Status: Work by private contractor to install water lines.  East and west bound lane closures at various times.  Anticipate completion in February 2018.


8.  Temecula Parkway and La Paz Street
Project:  Gateway to Temecula
Status:    Work by a private contractor. Work hours are 9:00 am to 2:00 pm.  Intermittent west bound lane restrictions.  Anticipate completion in February 2018

9.  Temecula Parkway East of Bedford Court
Project:  Gateway Sewer Crossing
Status: Work by a private contractor installing sewer crossing on Temecula Parkway.  Anticipate lane closures.  Work hours are 9:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m., Sunday through Thursday.  Anticipate completion in February 2018.


10.  Vallejo Avenue West of La Paz Street
ProjectHope Lutheran Church
Status:  Water line work is complete.  Flagging and lane control at various times for final paving work.  Anticipate completion in February 2018.
11.  Vallejo Avenue (La Paz Street to approximately Cabo Street)
Private Contractor (HOA)
Status:  Intermittent single lane closures for installation of horse trail on south side of Vallejo Avenue.  Work hours are 7:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m.  Anticipate completion in February 2018.
12.  Winchester Road (Jefferson Avenue to Ynez Road)
Project: Winchester Road Pavement Rehabilitation (Capital Improvement Program (CIP))

Nighttime construction January through March 2018.  Work includes removal and replacement of roadway pavement on Winchester Road, including intersections at Winchester/Jefferson and Winchester/Ynez.  Lane and/or intersection closures will take place Sunday -Thursday 9:00 p.m. 5 a.m.  Traffic control, including detour routes, will be implemented during construction activities.

  See project video at for more info.


*Low Flow Channel on Via Montezuma between Diaz Road and Del Rio Road is Open*