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Holman Highway: Significant Closures and Detours Starting Monday

June 16, 2017
Construction of the Holman Highway 68 Roundabout Project requires on-ramp closures, night work, and the closure of the Pebble Beach Highway 1 Gate from time-to-time, Monday June 19 through Thursday, June 29, 2017. Throughout this period, emergency vehicles will have access at all times. Drivers are encouraged to use an alternate route if possible.
 
Upcoming Construction (June 19 - June 29)
Below is the projected schedule; however, this schedule is dependent on the weather, and rain may delay the closures. To receive the most recent information on closures and detours please sign up for text alerts and email blasts (more information below). Detour signage will be in place including signage to the hospital. Plan to use alternate routes and avoid the intersection whenever possible.
 
Day and Night work
Monday June 19 – Wednesday June 21 (Day and Night)
The Highway 1 Gate exit from Pebble Beach will be CLOSED; all other gates will remain open. The Highway 1 Gate entrance to Pebble Beach will be OPEN. The southbound Highway 1 on-ramp will be CLOSED.
 
Thursday, June 22 – Tuesday, June 27 (Day and Night)
Those leaving Pebble Beach from the Highway 1 Gate will be able to turn left to access Highway 68 ONLY. The southbound Highway 1 on-ramp will remain CLOSED for the duration. The Highway 1 Gate entrance to Pebble Beach will be OPEN. (Traffic will run on rough, unpaved road near the teardrop island).
 
Wednesday, June 28 (Night: 8 p.m. – 6 a.m.)
Night closure of southbound Highway 1 on-ramp and the Pebble Beach Highway 1 Gate Gate entrance and exit will be CLOSED. The on-ramp and Highway 1 Gate will be OPEN during the DAY. (Traffic will run on rough, unpaved road near the tear drop island)
 
Thursday, June 29 (Night: 8 p.m. – 6 a.m.)
Night closure of the southbound Highway 1 on-ramp and the Pebble Beach Highway 1 Gate entrance and exit will be CLOSED. The on-ramp and Highway 1 Gate will be OPEN during the day.
 
During the southbound Highway 1 on-ramp closure, drivers coming from Pacific Grove, Community Hospital, and the Aguajito Road neighborhood who are going towards southbound Highway 1 (towards Carmel) will need to follow the signed detour and head north on Highway 1 to make a U-turn at Munras Avenue. Large trucks and busses are advised to U-turn at Aguajito Road. During the Pebble Beach Highway 1 Gate closures, drivers are advised to use an alternate gate.
 
Schedule Update
The current schedule calls for the intersection to be functioning as a roundabout starting in early July. Paving work is planned to be completed in August, and all remaining items, such as landscaping, are anticipated to be completed by early October.

Sign Up for Text Message Alerts

Sign up to receive text message alerts for the Holman Highway 68 Roundabout by texting 68roundabout to 888777.

Construction Reminders

During construction, there may be occasional unexpected delays traveling through the area of Holman Highway 68 and Highway 1. Please allow extra time when traveling through the area. Additionally, there are also trucks entering and leaving the work zone, so we also encourage drivers to be work zone alert and to slow for the cone zone. 

Live Construction

The  live construction camera for the Holman Highway 68 Roundabout allows people to go on-line to view the construction in real time at: http://bit.ly/2dgnwXK

Deeply Discounted Bus and Parking Passes

To help reduce congestion during construction of the Holman Highway 68 Roundabout, Monterey-Salinas Transit will be selling deeply discounted bus passes to individuals who live or work in the area affected by the construction zone. The bus pass is a great way to avoid traffic while saving on the cost of driving your car. 

In conjunction with the bus pass, the City of Monterey will provide deeply discounted parking at the Downtown Garages. When a customer shows their MST bus pass, they can purchase 20 daily entries to the parking garage for $20, which a 50% discount. From the Downtown Garage, people can use their MST bus passes  to get around Monterey, New Monterey, and Pacific Grove. 

For more information go to the Monterey-Salinas Transit website

Email Notifications

Please encourage others to sign-up to receive email notifications. We will send a weekly “look-ahead” with info about the construction, road closures, detours, traffic conditions and travel options.

For more information, please contact Grant Leonard, 831-775-4402, or visit Transportation Agency for Monterey County's website.