Upcoming I-5 Ramp Closure

As work on Interstate (I-5) in Orange County continues, California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) has announced a new closure. The northbound 1-5 straight on-ramp from westbound El Toro Road will be closed from 10 p.m. Monday, October 23, 2023, to approximately 5 a.m. Wednesday, November 1. Detours are listed below:

  • First detour: Northbound Muirlands to northbound straight on-ramp from Lake Forest Drive
  • Second detour: Northbound Rockfield to northbound straight on-ramp from Lake Forest Drive

Caltrans will erect electronic message signs to notify drivers of the closure. The work schedule is subject to change due to traffic incidents, weather, availability of equipment and/or materials, and/or construction-related issues.

For more information and updates, email Caltrans’ District 12 public information office at D12PIO@dot.ca.gov.

For those with sensory disabilities requiring alternate formats (Braille, large print, sign language interpreter, etc.) and those needing information in a language other than English, please contact Nathan Abler at 657-650-5146 or TTY 711. 

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