Construction Updates

As part of our ongoing effort to keep the community up to date on the Highway 101: Linden and Casitas Pass Project, we send out regular project construction updates via email. The following is the current construction update.

Timeframe

October 18 - 31, 2020

**Safety reminder: Please be mindful of pedestrians and bicyclists throughout town.**

Scheduled Construction

Closures October 18 - 24

  • Northbound Highway 101
    • Sunday night, 9:00 pm - 5:00 am, 1 lane: Bailard Ave. to Linden Ave., on- and off-ramps at Casitas Pass Rd., and on-ramp at Linden Ave
    • Monday and Tuesday nights, 8:00 pm - 5:00 am, 1 lane: Bailard Ave to Linden Ave., on- and off-ramps at Casitas Pass Rd., and on-ramp at Linden Ave.
  • Southbound Highway 101
    • Sunday night, 9:00 pm - 7:30 am, 1 lane: Santa Claus Ln. to Casitas Pass Rd., off-ramp at Carpinteria Ave, off-ramp at Linden Ave, and on- and off-ramps at Casitas Pass Rd
    • Monday - Thursday days, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm, off-ramp at Carpinteria Ave., intermittent closures to move equipment and materials
    • Monday and Tuesday nights, 8:00 pm - 7:30 am, 1 lane: Santa Claus Ln. to Casitas Pass Rd., off-ramp at Carpinteria Ave, off-ramp at Linden Ave, and on- and off-ramps at Casitas Pass Rd
    • Wednesday and Thursday nights, 10:00 pm - 7:30 am, 1 lane: Santa Claus Ln. to Casitas Pass Rd., off-ramp at Carpinteria Ave.
    • On- & off-ramps at Reynolds Ave, - closed up to 16 weeks


Closures October 25 - 31

  • Southbound Highway 101
    • Sunday night, 9:00 pm - 7:30 am, 1 lane: Santa Claus Ln to Casitas Pass Rd., off-ramp at Carpinteria Ave,
    • Monday - Thursday days, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm, off-ramp at Carpinteria Ave. intermittent closures to move equipment and materials
    • Monday - Thursday nights, 10:00 pm - 7:30 am, 1 lane: Santa Claus Ln to Casitas Pass Rd., off-ramp at Carpinteria Ave
    • On- & off-ramps at Reynolds Ave, - closed up to 16 weeks


**Please note, consecutive ramps in the same direction will not be closed at the same time.


Highway 101: Carpinteria

Traffic lanes have been shifted into the newly updated median area. Construction will focus on removing old southbound lanes and beginning the second stage of bridge construction on the southbound side.

  • Highway 101
    • Crews are working on drainage improvements on southbound Highway 101 between Carpinteria and Reynolds Avenues.
    • Crews begin work on drainage improvements at the on- and off-ramps at Reynolds Ave.
    • Work will continue to remove the old pavement on the old southbound lanes.
  • Franklin & Santa Monica Creek Bridges
    • Bridge demolition on the southbound side of Highway 101 will begin at Franklin and Santa Monica Creeks.
  • Bailard Avenue
    • Crews continue to work on two new drainage systems and a safety barrier under the Bailard Avenue Overpass.


Highway 101: Linden and Casitas Pass

  • Highway 101, Linden Ave, Via Real, Casitas Pass Rd & the Ogan Rd roundabout
    • All improvements are open for use. Please expect to see crews finishing up construction items, such as core samples along the highway and ramps, sign installations, and signal connections.
  • Landscaping
    • The landscaping contractor will continue installing plants near Franklin Creek and then move over to Carpinteria Creek.

Construction Cameras

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Linden Avenue Overcrossing

Casitas Pass Overcrossing