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Lane closures in Goleta and the Los Olivos area to begin tomorrow

Posted at 9:44 AM, Dec 14, 2022
and last updated 2022-12-15 16:33:58-05

The public will encounter lane and shoulder closures on State Route 217 in the Goleta and Los Olivos area for tree trimming and brush clearing work beginning tomorrow, Dec. 16. from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.

This will occur in the following location tomorrow:

  • Eastbound/Westbound State Route 217 near the entrance to Goleta Beach

The tree trimming and brush clearing will last in this location until Wednesday, Dec. 21. Caltrans says most of the work will take place off the highway, but some lane and shoulder closures will be necessary.
All phases of this roadwork are scheduled to be completed by February 2023 according to Caltrans.

For traffic updates on other state highway projects in Santa Barbara County, motorists can call Caltrans district 5 public affairs at 805-549-3318 or visit the district 5 website.