U.S. General Services Administration ( GSA ) will be doing construction work to the southbound lanes of the Calexico downtown port of entry.
GSA will be installing a canopy over the southbound lanes at the port and this will require a temporary closure of southbound Imperial Avenue at Second Street. The lanes will be closed during low traffic nighttime hours , Monday through Thursday from 8:00 p.m. until 4:0 0a.m. The lanes will reopen daily at 4:00 a.m. GSA says that on the evenings that the work is underway , the outbound lanes will be closed at West Second Street. Traffic will be detoured west along West Second about a block to the entrance of the old cargo compound and into Mexico. Signs and barricades will be used to guide traffic during the cosntruction period. Work is expected to begin on July 15, 2013 and continue through July 24, 2013.