Caltrans Finishes Work in the “Arctic Circle” Early

By Susan A. Neufeld

Mountain Communities – Caltrans will have all the work in the “Arctic Circle” completed a week early. The work on SR-18, between Snow Valley and Big Bear Dam, will be completed on Thursday, October, 19 at 4:00 p.m.

Caltrans crews have spent the last three weeks performing routine maintenance operations in preparation for the winter months including: repairing guardrail, cleaning drains, replacing and repairing damaged signs, slope scaling, turnout clearance, and other related work.

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