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By Eric Heinz
Orange County Transportation Authority officials said construction crews are currently forming the bottom of the new retaining wall along the northbound Interstate 5 off-ramp to Camino de Estrella, at the Capistrano Beach/San Clemente border.
Also, both the Avenida Pico’s southbound I-5 off-ramp and northbound I-5 on-ramp, in San Clemente, will begin nightly closures on Sunday for roadway widening and vegetation removal activities. The nighttime closures, from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m., will allow crews to safely access the construction areas, OCTA officials said.
Several Friday night concrete pours are scheduled for the wall, beginning Sept. 25.
Visit www.octa.net/5southcountydetourmap for up-to-date information on closures and traffic information.