Possible 20-Minute Delays on Westgard Pass Road Until July 10

Staff Writer

State Route 168 East (Westgard Pass road) will have up twenty minute delays State Route 168 East will have intermittent 20 minute delays beginning Monday, June 21 through Friday, July 10 due to the California Technical Institute telescope relocation project. The California Technical Institute is relocating telescopes from Cedar Flat near the Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest to Big Pine, California. Due to the size of the telescopes, the highway is closed to oncoming traffic for periods up to 20 minutes. 
The traveling public should expect up to twenty minute delays while traveling along State Route 168.  Use an alternate route if possible.—WG
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