Caltrans will close portions of  the 14 freeway for a pavement rehabilitation project .

SANTA CLARITA, PALMDALE, LANCASTER - The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will close portions of SR-14 for a pavement rehabilitation project to improve the condition of the lanes and create a smoother ride for motorists. Closures are scheduled nightly on Tuesday, April 2 through Saturday, April 6 from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. Closures may start and end later. All closures are weather-permitting and subject to change. Press Release The project requires closing two lanes to facilitate a safe work zone to protect workers and motorists. The project includes replacing concrete slabs, grinding, and striping both directions of SR-14 between the Santa Clara River and Technology Drive. Myers and Sons Construction is the contractor on the $6.6 million pavement rehabilitation project that is estimated to complete spring 2019. Motorists should expect delays and are strongly advised to plan ahead, use alternate routes, and avoid the area. Additionally, motorists can check traffic conditions before they leave by visiting the Caltrans Quickmap. Caltrans reminds motorists to “Be Work Zone Alert” and “Slow for the Cone Zone.”