Potential for Extended Delays on Highway 18 at the Dam Today

damconstruct-thumbIf taking Highway 18 west beyond the dam today (October 21), just know that current delays are longer than usual as crews are removing a large rock, referred to as “the can opener rock.” Delays at the dam bridge are generally 15 to 20 minutes, and will continue weekdays from 7am to 5pm, to accommodate the Big Bear bridge project, scheduled for completion in 2011. But, again, today’s delays have the potential to be a bit longer, so other options for leaving the mountain are the eastern routes, Highway 38 through Angelus Oaks and Highway 18 through the Lucerne Valley.

damconstruct-thumbIf taking Highway 18 west beyond the dam today (October 21), just know that current delays are longer than usual as crews are removing a large rock, referred to as “the can opener rock.” Delays at the dam bridge are generally 15 to 20 minutes, and will continue weekdays from 7am to 5pm, to accommodate the Big Bear bridge project, scheduled for completion in 2011. But, again, today’s delays have the potential to be a bit longer, so other options for leaving the mountain are the eastern routes, Highway 38 through Angelus Oaks and Highway 18 through the Lucerne Valley.

Related posts:

  1. Flagging, Delays on Highway 38 and Highway 18 This Week
  2. Filming on Arctic Circle Prompts Additional Delays on Highway 18
  3. Two Rounds of Blasting for Bridge Project Will Prompt Additional Delays on Highway 18 Thursday; Road Work Continues on Big Bear Boulevard
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