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UPDATE Closure Rescheduled on Southbound Old River Road

Will be in place on Dec. 16 between McCutchen Road and Taft Hwy

The City of Bakersfield will close the southbound side of Old River Road between McCutchen Road and Taft Highway from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Wednesday, December 16. The project work was moved up one day due to weather impacts expected on Thursday.

This closure is required as part of a resurfacing project on Old River Road.

Drivers heading south on Old River Road are advised to use alternate routes during this project work.

The northbound side of Old River Road will remain open during the project.

The City of Bakersfield’s Streets Division thanks the public for its understanding and cooperation during the completion of these improvements.