The first day of westbound work on the Fix50 project created miles of rush hour backup.
Drivers and Caltrans agree – it’s best to have a game plan. Officials released a batch of suggested alternate routes before the project began, others say to create your own route.
PLAN AHEAD: Fix50 Alternate Routes
Some say if you can avoid using a car, do that.
The Fix50 project is expected to wrap up June 25. Eastbound work wrapped up nearly a week ahead of schedule, so westbound work may end early as well.
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