Tree Trimming/Brush Clearing Along Hwy. 101 In Montecito

Slow Lane Will Close June 13 and 20

Caltrans will be performing tree trimming and brush removal along Hwy. 101 in Montecito in the following locations:

• Hwy. 101 Southbound on-ramp at Olive Mill Road on Sunday, June 13 and Sunday, June 20 from 6 a.m. to 3 p.m.

• Hwy. 101 Southbound off-ramp at San Ysidro Road on Sunday, June 13 and Sunday, June 20 from 6 a.m. to 3 p.m.

This project will also result in the closure of the number 2 (slow lane) on Sunday, June 13, and Sunday, June 20, from 6 a.m. to 11 a.m. Electronic message boards will be posted to help motorists move through the project area.

This project is being done to reduce wind and fire hazards in the area.

Caltrans reminds motorists that “We’re here to get you there.”

For traffic updates on other state highway projects in Santa Barbara County, motorists can call Caltrans District 5 Public Affairs at (805) 568-0858 or visit the District 5 Web site

Jim Shivers or Colin Jones: (805) 549-3237 or (805) 549-3189

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