BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — Work continued Tuesday on a nearly two-month closure of ramps to and from Highway 99 in Central Bakersfield.
The second part of a 55-day closure affecting traffic heading off the northbound Highway 99 began Tuesday, Sept. 3.
The northbound offramp from Highway 99 to Rosedale Highway is now closed.
The northbound on-ramp from Buck Owens Boulevard closed last week.
Detours are posted in the area and Caltrans says work is expected in the area until late October.
Below is a map of the construction and a diagram of the traffic switch in the area on Highway 99.