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Traffic Alerts Issued for Santa Barbara Area

A bike ride will roll through the city on Friday, and construction projects begin Monday and Tuesday

» The AIDS/Lifecycle Bike Ride will come through Santa Barbara on Friday.

Drivers are urged to watch for bikers on these roads: Cathedral Oaks, (lunch at Tucker’s Grove), Foothill Road, San Roque, Las Positas, Cliff Drive, Meigs, Cabrillo Boulevard, Channel Drive, North Jameson, Via Real and into Carpinteria.

» Starting Monday, Highway 154 will be closed for construction of a new right turn lane eastbound at Bradbury Dam, or Bee Rock Quarry. The project will run for three weeks, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday.

» On Tuesday, grinding and paving work will begin on southbound Highway 101 from the Mission Street on-ramp) to the Carrillo Street off-ramp. Work will be performed from 8:30 p.m. until the job is complete, which will run into the following Wednesday. Traffic commuting from Goleta to Santa Barbara will be the most affected.

— David Martinez represents Caltrans.

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