Closures set for Highways 198-99 interchange in Visalia

The Fresno BeeJanuary 31, 2014 

Caltrans will hold a full closure during nighttime hours of eastbound Highway 198 at the Highway 99 interchange.

In addition, there will be a scheduled night closure of the eastbound Highway 198 connector ramp to northbound Highway 99 near Visalia in Tulare County, Caltrans said.

These closures are part of the Highway 99 Tulare Goshen-North Segment Widening Project.

Caltrans said that full freeway closures will start Tuesday, Feb 4. and continue through Friday morning between the hours of 9 p.m. and 6 a.m. each night.

Detours will be available, and commuters may experience delays, Caltrans said.

Caltrans said that the CHP will be on hand assisting with traffic control and that closures may be extended if necessary.

For updates and information regarding lane closures, commuter alerts and construction schedules during this project, visit and click on the Tulare Goshen logo.

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