Route 79 guardrail project causes some traffic delays

Some traffic delays have been experienced by motorists as the California Department of Transportation continues work on a $11 million project to mill and overlay, upgrade dikes, upgrade curbs to Americans with Disabilities standards and upgrade guardrail on state Route 79. The work continues on the winding road from the San Diego county line to Butterfield Stage Road in Temecula with the protection expected to be completed at the end of October, weather permitting. Grinding operations will take place during nighttime work hours throughout the limits of the project from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. Monday through Friday. This schedule is subject to change. Caltrans said, “Know before you go. To stay on top of roadwork in the Inland Empire, go to Caltrans District 8 and sign up for commuter
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