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UPDATE: Nighttime Closure Planned for Ming Ave On-Ramp to Highway 99

Daytime traffic control and nighttime closure on Wible Road also expected

UPDATE (Feb. 18): Northbound State Route 99 will be closed tonight, February 18, in the vicinity of the State Route 58 junction to allow for work on the westbound State Route 58 bridge widening. The freeway closure is expected to be in place between the hours of 10 p.m. and 5 a.m. Northbound traffic will be detoured eastbound onto State Route 58 then will exit at H Street and return westbound to re-enter northbound State Route 99.

On Wednesday, February 19, southbound State Route 99 will be closed in this area between 10 p.m. and 5 a.m. for work on the bridge widening. Southbound traffic will be detoured off the freeway at Stockdale Highway and follow Real Road to Ming Avenue re-enter the freeway.

Wible Road will be closed tonight between Stockdale Highway and Belle Terrace from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. to allow the contractor to set pre-cast concrete girders for the bridge widening. The closure will affect through traffic in both directions. Wible Road traffic will be detoured to H Street during the closure. The Wible Road on-ramp to northbound State Route 99 and the westbound State Route 58-to-southbound State Route 99 loop ramp will also be closed while this work is underway.

The on-ramp from Ming Avenue to northbound State Route 99 will be closed between 9 p.m. and 5 a.m. tonight through Thursday, February 20. Northbound motorists will be detoured to H Street, north to State Route 58, then west to the northbound State Route 99 connector ramp.

Daytime reverse traffic control remains in place on Wible Road through the end of the month for storm drain improvements. Flagging personnel may need to stop traffic for up to five minutes between the hours of 7 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Motorists are advised to use alternate routes or allow sufficient time to reach their destination if they must use Wible Road during this time period.

Work may be rescheduled without notice due to unforeseen circumstances. Please slow down and watch for construction workers and equipment while driving in the vicinity of this work. The Thomas Roads Improvement Program apologizes for any inconvenience this work may cause the traveling public.

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Original release (Feb. 12): The on-ramp from Ming Avenue to northbound State Route 99 will be closed during nighttime hours Tuesday, February 18 through Thursday, February 20. The closures are expected to be in place between the hours of 9 p.m. and 5 a.m., each night. Northbound motorists can enter State Route 99 from the on-ramp at Wible Road (located approximately one mile north of Ming Avenue). The closure is needed for retaining wall construction in the vicinity of the Ming Avenue on-ramp.

Storm drain improvements are under construction in the vicinity of the northbound State Route 99-to-eastbound State Route 58 connector ramp. This work requires reverse traffic control on Wible Road, between Stockdale Highway and Belle Terrace, through the end of the month. Flagging personnel may need to stop traffic for up to five minutes between the hours of 7 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Motorists are advised to use alternate routes or allow sufficient time to reach their destination if they must use Wible Road during this time period.

A nighttime closure will be needed on this section of Wible Road on Tuesday night, between the hours of 9 p.m. and 5 a.m., to set pre-cast concrete girders across the roadway for the westbound State Route 58 bridge widening. The closure will affect through traffic in both directions between Stockdale Highway and the northbound State Route 99 on-ramp from Wible Road. This on-ramp will remain open, but motorists will need to approach this on-ramp from Ming Avenue while work is underway. The westbound State Route 58-to-southbound State Route 99 loop ramp will also be closed while the girders are set in place.

Work may be rescheduled without notice due to unforeseen circumstances. Please slow down and watch for construction workers and equipment while driving in the vicinity of this work. The Thomas Roads Improvement Program apologizes for any inconvenience this work may cause the traveling public.