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Caltrans News Release

District 11

April 16, 2018

Contact:Edward Cartagena or Ed Joyce

Caltrans (619) 688-6670


WHO:        Caltrans District 11 Interim Director Tim Gubbins, Caltrans District Division Chief of Maintenance Everett Townsend, and California Highway Patrol Media Information Officer Jim Bettencourt

WHAT:     Caltrans and CHP will describe the increase of litter along freeways, the hazards to motorists and waterways, the types and amounts of trash collected, and the costs to taxpayers for removing litter each year in San Diego County.

WHEN:     Wednesday, April 18, at 1 p.m.

WHERE:   Caltrans District 11 Kearny Mesa Maintenance Yard
7181 Opportunity Road, San Diego


A massive pile of large debris items collected from area freeways.

Demonstrations, including how to properly secure a load.

A Caltrans work crew convoy will demonstrate use of safety equipment, including a sweeper and guard rail truck.


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