SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- Doyle Drive was closed for an extended weekend, from Thursday, July 9 at 10:00 p.m. - Sunday, July 12 at 9:00 p.m., to finalize roadway connections and transfer traffic to the new permanent roadway.
Drivers faced delays on Highway 101 and Highway 1 near the Golden Gate Bridge starting the evening of Monday, June 22. It was all ahead of the big closure on July 9 when Highway 101 was shut down for three full days to allow crews to connect traffic lanes to the new permanent roadway.
A couple of lanes were closed overnight, starting from 10 p.m. to 3 a.m., so crews could install overhead signs for the Doyle Drive project.
Park Presidio officials closed Marina Gate, the entrance to Old Mason Road off of Marina Boulevard.Closure Quick FactsDoyle Drive will be closed Thursday, July 9, 10:00 p.m., to Monday, July 13, 5:00 a.m. (the closure ended early on Sunday, July 12 just after 9 p.m.)Drivers should avoid the closure areaGolden Gate Bridge to Highway 1/19th Avenue will remain open; however, expect major delaysTravelers during Friday commute times are expected to experience the most significant delaysThe public is encouraged to use buses, ferries or the Bay BridgeNo access to Highway 101 from Marina Boulevard or Lombard StreetBusinesses in the area will be open
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