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Caltrans details state route, freeway closures for Amgen cycle race

Posted: February 18, 2009 4:38 p.m.
Updated: February 18, 2009 1:38 p.m.
LOS ANGELES COUNTY - Rolling lane closures will be in effect on various state routes and freeways from Sunday, February 15 through Sunday, February 22 for the Amgen Tour of California multi-day professional bicycle race from San Francisco to Pasadena.

Stage 7 of the race will take place Saturday, February 21, between 12 p.m. and 4 p.m. from the Westfield Valencia Town Center mall in Santa Clarita to the Rose Bowl in Pasadena.

The race will leave Santa Clarita and proceed on county roads to Angeles Crest Highway (SR-2).

Cyclists are scheduled to enter Angeles Crest Highway at 2 p.m. and proceed down to La Canada Flintridge. This will require the full closure of Angeles Crest Highway from Angeles Forest Highway to Green Lane beginning at 12:30 p.m. until cyclists pass through the area.

The north- and southbound Antelope Valley Freeway (SR-14) Sand Canyon Road and Soledad Canyon Road off-ramps will experience periodic closures due to this event.

For more information, please call the Caltrans Public Affairs office at (213) 897-3656 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday.

Caltrans has issued an encroachment permit to organizers AEG Cycling, LLC for this event.


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