THIS INCLUDES THE OPENED 1-5/ORTEGA HIGHWAY INTERCHANGE IN
SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, COMPLETED FIVE-MILE GENERAL PURPOSE
LANE ON SR-57 IN BREA AND THREE CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS ON
SR-91 AND I-5 IN SOUTH COUNTY.
1-5/Ortega Highway Interchange
Bridge reconstruction, along with new and widened lanes, ease travel at this major
interchange for local drivers, regional commuters and visitors.
State Route 57 (SR-57)
Along with Caltrans, OCTA opened the SR-57 Northbound Project’s southern
segment – a new, northbound five-mile general purpose lane, as well as other
capital and operational improvements – from Katella Avenue in Anaheim to
Lambert Road in Brea.
State Route 91 (SR-91)
91 Westbound Lane Addition Project
In its final year of construction, this project spans from about SR-57 to I-5 and will
deliver a four-mile lane along a stretch of roadway heavily used by both
commuters and commercial motorists. The new lane will include realigned
westbound on- and off-ramps at key intersections and widened bridges.
The 91 Bypass Lane Project
This two-mile project will improve the 91 Freeway in Anaheim by extending a
westbound lane from about Lakeview Avenue through the Tustin Avenue
interchange. A westbound merging lane also will be constructed.
Interstate 5 (I-5)
I-5 South County Improvements
This project will add six miles of carpool lanes from San Juan Creek Road to
Avenida Pico to help relieve congestion in the cities of San Clemente, Dana Point,
and San Juan Capistrano. The southernmost segment, from Avenida Pico to
Avenida Vista Hermosa, includes reconstruction of the Pico Interchange to improve