LOMPOC A project to improve existing signs, striping and lighting on State Route 246 from west of Purisima Road to Cebeda Canyon Road near Lompoc will begin April 13, weather permitting.
Motorists will encounter one-way reversing traffic control on the 146 at the La Purisima roundway from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday, as well as 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Fridays, according to Caltrans officials.
Electronic message boards will be activated to inform the public about the roadwork. Delays are not expected to exceed 10 minutes.
The contractor for the $217,000 project is Peterson-Chase General Engineering Construction Incorporated of Irvine. The project is expected to be complete by June. Motorists are reminded to move over and slow down when driving through construction zones.
— Mitchell White