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South County Improvements

South County I-5 Freeway Widening Project 11/22/21: If you live in South County and travel along the I-5, navigating your way to and from the freeway these days can be challenging with traffic volume returning to pre-pandemic levels and ongoing construction of the I-5 Freeway Widening Project. As a member of the OCTA Board, I strongly advocated for the much-needed widening project to keep South County moving, but how do we minimize the challenging effects that often accompany traffic-improvement projects? I reached out to our OCTA partners for an update on the project and to share some helpful tips. Read on...