News and Notices
Genesee Avenue Closures Due to Trolley Construction 3/30/17
A section of Genesee Avenue will be closed for two weekends – 9 p.m. to 5 a.m., March 31 through April 3 and April 7 through April 10.
Regional Transportation Projects Impacting Campus Gear Up 3/9/17
Whether exiting the I-5 at Genesee or traveling on Gilman Drive, plenty of construction is underway on and around campus.
I-5/Genesee Avenue Bridge Project Nearly Two-Thirds Complete 2/17/17
February marks two years of construction and crews are making great progress on interchange improvements.
Genesee Ave Closed Feb. 10-13 Due to Trolley Construction 2/7/17
Genesee Avenue will close completely from La Jolla Village Drive to Nobel Drive from 11 p.m. Friday, Feb. 10 to 5:30 a.m. Monday, Feb. 13.
Mid-Coast Trolley Construction Updates
Find out what to expect in Jan/Feb with trolley extension construction around the I-5/Genesee Ave area.
Overnight Reduced Lanes at I-5/Genesee – Jan. 30-Feb. 2 1/29/17
Expect intermittent reduced lanes throughout the week and more, generally between 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
Parking Impacted by Trolley Construction 1/31/17
P702 and P705 closed Jan. 9 and a small portion of P701 will be impacted in February.
1-5/Genesee Overnight Reduced Lanes Jan. 9 and10 1/6/17
Motorists are advised that there will be intermittent reduced lanes overnight on Interstate 5 (I-5) at Genesee Avenue Monday and Tuesday, Jan. 9 and 10 from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. Additionally, the southbound off-ramp to Genesee Avenue and southbound on-ramp from Roselle Street will be closed.
I-5/Genesee Overnight Lane Closures Jan. 3–6 1/3/17
Motorists are advised that intermittent overnight closures of all lanes at I-5 and Genesee Avenue will occur Tuesday through Friday, Jan. 3–6 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. only one direction of the freeway will be closed at a time.
I-5/Genesee Avenue Interchange Project: Fall/Winter 2016 Newsletter 12/21/16
See the transformation of the I-5/ Genesee overpass.
I-5/Genesee Overnight Closures Nov. 14-17 11/10/16
Motorists are advised that intermittent overnight closures of all lanes at I-5 and Genesee Avenue will occur Monday through Thursday, Nov. 14-17, from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m. Only one direction of the freeway will be closed at a time.
Thousands Celebrate Mid-Coast Trolley Groundbreaking 10/22/16
Some 4,000 people flocked to UC San Diego to celebrate the official groundbreaking for the trolley extension.
Overnight Closure of Genesee Ave Oct. 6 10/4/16
Portions of eastbound and westbound Genesee Ave will be closed from 9 p.m. Oct. 6 to 5 a.m. Oct. 7.
Free Food and Fun at Trolley Groundbreaking Celebration on Campus 9/29/16
Come kick-off construction on the Mid-Coast Trolley project at a free, family-friendly event on Oct. 22.
U.S. DOT Commits $1 Billion to Mid-Coast Trolley 9/14/16
The top transit official in the U.S. handed over a symbolic check during a ceremony on the UC San Diego campus.
Campus Notice: Transit and Parking Impacts Due to Construction 8/22/16
Upcoming construction on the Gilman Drive Realignment/Gilman Bridge and the Mid-Coast Light Rail Project (the MTS Trolley extension) will have impact transit operations and parking on campus.
Campus Notice: Overnight Closures of I-5 at Genesee Avenue August 6–12 8/3/16
Interstate 5 will be closed at Genesee Avenue overnight while crews demolish and remove the old freeway overpass.
Overnight Closure of I-5 at Genesee Avenue August 6–12 7/26/16
Each night between 9 p.m. and 5 a.m., there will be intermittent one direction freeway closures.
Campus Notice: CONSTRUCTION ALERT – Mid-Coast Light Rail Transit Project: Early Construction Activities 7/28/16
Construction of the Mid-Coast Light Rail Project will begin in September of 2016 and continue through 2021.
Campus Notice: Regents Road Widening Begins This Summer 7/6/16
Starting in mid-July, the City of San Diego will widen Regents Road to a four-lane street.
Motorists Urged to Steer Clear of I‑5/Genesee Avenue Interchange Due to Construction 6/6/16
Motorists can expect reduced lanes during the day and intermittent lane closures at night on Genesee Avenue between Science Center Drive and Scripps Hospital.
I-5/Genesee Project Nears Halfway Completion Mark April 2016
Learn more about the progress on the I-5/Genesee Avenue Interchange in the latest project newsletter.
Campus Notice: ilman Drive Realignment Begins – Parking Impacts to Occur 1/13/16
Construction to begin realignment of Gilman Drive officially begins Jan. 18 and will continue through early 2017.
Construction to realign Gilman Drive will begin December 14, 2015 and will last until early 2017.
Intermittent Overnight Closures of Interstate 5 at Genesee Avenue This Week 10/5/15
Motorists can expect intermittent overnight closures of all lanes on Interstate 5 (I-5) at Genesee Avenue Wednesday and Thursday, Oct. 7-8, between 11 p.m. and 5 a.m.
Shift San Diego Offers Transportation Solutions
SANDAG and Caltrans have partnered to create Shift San Diego, a resource to help travelers navigate through construction areas and provide access to transportation choices
Overnight Lane Closures for I-5/Genesee Avenue Interchange 3/19/15
Lane closures are planned for March 19 and 22 from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. as part of ongoing construction on this project.
Creating a More Bike-Friendly Campus 2/5/15
A popular pathway is about to get a makeover as part of UC San Diego’s efforts to create a more bicycle-friendly campus.
Campus Notice: I-5/Genesee Avenue Interchange Construction Begins in February 1/21/15
Construction to improve the I-5/Genesee Avenue Interchange is scheduled to begin early next month and will take approximately three years to complete.
Campus Learns More About Planned Projects 11/6/14
UC San Diego’s weekly e-newsmagazine, This Week @ UC San Diego, goes in depth on the regional transportation projects.
Campus Notice: Gilman Transit Center Becomes Operational 9/12/14
We are pleased to announce that the Gilman Transit Center will become operational on September 15, 2014.
Campus Notice: onstruction Alert – SuperLoop Gilman Transit Center Project (Revised) 9/4/14
Construction is underway and will take place through September 12, 2014.
Construction Alert – SANDAG Mid-Coast Corridor Light Rail Transit (LRT) Project 7/10/14
The San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG), in partnership with the Federal Transit Administration (FTA), is proposing a project which, when environmentally cleared and approved, will extend the San Diego Blue Line Trolley from the Santa Fe Depot northerly up to and across UC San Diego to a terminus station at the UTC Transit Center.
Campus Notice: Construction Alert – Gilman Transit Center Project 6/18/14
As part of the SuperLoop project plan, the San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG) and the Metropolitan Transit System (MTS) are building a new Transit Center on the UC San Diego campus.
Largest Campus Transit Center to Be Constructed This Summer 5/30/14
The UCSD Guardian highlights the new Gilman Transit Center, which is under construction.
Campus Notice: Construction of Gilman Transit Center 5/22/14
Regional hub will enable an enhanced network of buses serving campus
New Bike-Friendly Features Debut on Gilman Drive 3/31/14
“Sharrows” and “loop detectors” will make it easier for bicyclists and motorists to share the road.