Street Closure/Detour Information

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TRAFFIC SIGNALS HATE THE HEAT!!

 

Traffic signal controller cabinets are state certified to run between -30 to 140 degrees. Our signal maintenance contractor reports the cabinets in the City of Palm Springs are well over 180 degrees inside.  The contractor done what they can to increase the airflow inside the cabinet but it is only circulating the extremely hot air.  Until the heat wave subsides, expect more traffic signals to trip to four-way flash. Please report it to the City with this link and practice patience at intersections.

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CLOSURE OF CURB LANE ON NORTHBOUND S PALM CANYON DRIVE

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CLOSURE OF MESQUITE AVE btw S PALM CANYON DR & RANDOM ROAD

August 20-25, 2018
Mon-Fri 7:00am -4:0pm

This closure would allow contractors for the CAMERON PROJECT to complete CURBS, DRIVEWAYS, CROSS GUTTERS & SPANDRELS AND PAVING along Mesquite Avenue. ACCESS will be available to RESIDENTS in this area.

 *****USE ALTERNATE ROUTES TO AVOID DELAYS*****

 

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SLURRY SEAL PROJECT 17-02 

SOUTH PALM CANYON DRIVE btw E PALM CANYON & EL PORTAL

August 20-25, 2018
Mon-Fri 7:00am -4:0pm

Complete micromilling, slurry seal and skip striping of NORTHBOUND and SOUTHBOUND lanes.

 *****SLOW FOR THE CONE ZONE*****

 

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SAN RAFAEL btw SUNRISE WAY & INDIAN CANYON DRIVE

LAVERNE WAY btw Twin Palms and South Palm Canyon

August 20-25, 2018
Mon-Fri 7:00am -4:0pm

NIGHT WORK to complete striping of BIKE LANES Westbound and Eastbound for both of these roads.

 *****SLOW FOR THE CONE ZONE & USE ALTERNATE ROUTES TO AVOID DELAYS*****

 

DESERT WATER AGENCY WATERLINE INSTALLATION

RAMON ROAD btw Calle Santa Cruz & El Cielo Road

JULY 23 - AUGUST 31, 2018
7:00am - 5:00pm

What to expect during this period:

  • Slowed traffic (lanes reduced) and limited access along EASTBOUND LANES – avoid this stretch of Ramon Road if possible

  • 'No parking signs’ posted along the street as necessary 

  • Access to property to remain intact (if we are blocking, we’ll happily move upon request)

  • Noise from construction 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekdays 

  • Equipment and vehicles from Desert Water Agency and its contractors

  • Water service is planned to remain on except for a brief period (less than half a day) for some customers

  • DWA or its contractors will notify customers when they can expect the water outage

For questions or concerns contact Ashley Metzger at 760.323.4971 X184 or email her at ashley@dwa.org.

 *****SLOW FOR THE CONE ZONE & USE ALTERNATE ROUTES TO AVOID DELAYS*****

 

AMADO ROAD btw CERRITOS RD & FARRELL DRIVE

June 11-  August 31, 2018
Mon-Fri 7:00am -4:0pm

SoCalGas will be installing a new NATURAL GAS LINE and SERVICE LATERALS along AMADO ROAD. INTERMITTENT Traffic control and flagmen as needed will reduce traffic to ONE LANE for EASTBOUND & WESTBOUND lanes for next few weeks.

 *****SLOW FOR THE CONE ZONE & USE ALTERNATE ROUTES TO AVOID DELAYS*****

 

PALM SPRINGS VILLAGE FEST

Palm Canyon Drive is CLOSED every THURSDAY
6:00pm - 10:00 pm

Btw Amado Road- Baristo Road.

*****OBEY ALL TRAFFIC CONTROL SIGNS AND
WATCH FOR THE CONE ZONE*****

 

SLOW FOR THE CONE ZONE

Maintenance and Operations workers risk their lives every day working on open freeways, highways, and local roads and are true unsung heroes of transportation.The following tips are to help you stay safe while traveling through maintenance and construction work zones. Motorists can make trips a little safer by remembering the following work zone safety tips.

  • Do not speed in work zones; obey the posted speed limits.

  • Stay Alert! Expect the unexpected.

  • Watch for workers; drive with caution.

  • Don't change lanes unnecessarily.

  • Avoid using mobile phones while driving in work zones.

  • Turn on headlights so that workers and other drivers can see you.

  • Be especially alert at night while driving in work zones.

  • Expect delays, especially during peak travel times.

  • Allow ample space between you and the car in front of you.

  • Anticipate lane shifts, and merge when directed to do so.

  • Be Patient and SLOW DOWN in construction zones!

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