Tuesday, December 13, 2011

10 Freeway Public Meeting Set for Tonight

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will host a public information meeting tonight (December 13) beginning at 6 p.m. to discuss the status of the San Bernardino Freeway (I-10) High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV or carpool) lane construction project between Puente Avenue and the Orange Freeway (SR-57).

Participants will have an opportunity to provide comments and ask questions regarding project elements and environmental impacts, such as: noise abatement, air quality, traffic circulation, potential property acquisitions, construction impacts, schedule, and federal, state and local funding commitments.

The meeting will take place at Cal Poly Pomona’s Bronco Student Center-Ursa Minor Room 2135 (3801 West Temple Avenue, Pomona, CA 91768). Complimentary parking is available in Lot C after 5:30 p.m. Participants are encouraged to come at any time between 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. A live webcast of this meeting, along with Twitter updates will be provided, and can be found at the District 7 website, at http://www.dot.ca.gov/dist07/travel/projects/details.php?id=30.

Caltrans personnel will be available to answer questions and discuss issues regarding the I-10 HOV project and other ongoing efforts to promote congestion relief in the area.