Nighttime Closures of Westbound 91 freeway at Lincoln Avenue Planned for Thursday and Friday.
The (RCTC’s) Riverside County Transportation Commission reports their 91 Project through Corona will require the westbound 91 freeway to be closed at Lincoln Avenue this Tursday and Friday night so crews can to continue their work at widening the Lincoln Avenue Bridge.
Closures for Thursday, Oct. 27 will be from from 11 p.m. to 4 a.m. and Friday, Oct. 28 from 11:59 p.m. to 5 a.m. The westbound side of the 91 will be reduced to one lane at Lincoln Avenue in Corona and will open back up after the Lincoln Avenue Bridge.
Closures are subject to change based on possible rain fall. You’re asked to avoid the area if possible, also make sure you plan some extra travel time. You can always check real-time traffic information by going to IE511.org.
The RCTC’s 91 Project is adding more regular lanes to the 91 freeway. Tolled express lanes are also being added along with auxiliary lanes and direct express connectors from the eastbound 91 to the southbound 15 and the northbound 15 to the westbound 91.
Along the 91 between the Riverside County/Orange County Line in Corona and Pierce Street in Riverside there will be improvements to interchanges, ramps, lanes and surface streets.
If you need more information go to sr91project.info, call the helpline at 877-770-9191, or email
**Also a reminder that the Orange County Transportation Authority is continuing its
“91 Weekend Shift” rehabilitation project. This is requiring they close the westbound 91 Express
Lanes and approximately 2.5 miles of the #1 Lane in Orange County during the weekend. For
more information logon to octa.net/91weekendshift. Again all these closures also are contingent upon weather and other factors.**