SR-74 Ortega Lane Widening Project
Near Lake Elsinore
55-Hour Weekend Full Closure
March 18 - 21, 2022
RIVERSIDE, CA – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) continues work on State Route 74 (SR-74) in Riverside County from the Riverside and Orange County border to Monte Vista St. just west of Lake Elsinore. Weather permitting.

A full 55-hour weekend closure will begin at 9:00 pm on Friday, March 18 and continue to 4:00 am on Monday, March 21.


  • All Residents at Decker Canyon to Long Canyon, will be given access under pilot car, to and from Lake Elsinore. No access will be given from Decker Canyon and Long Canyon to OC.

  • Residents on Tenaja Truck Trail or west of Tenaja Truck Trail, including the Ortega Oaks RV Park and Campground and The Candy Store will be given access under pilot car, to and from Orange County. No access will be given from Tenaja Truck Trail & Campground/Candy store to Lake Elsinore. 

Residents, please continue to wait for the designated pilot car to escort you in and out of the construction zone to your areas of access.

For complete details on closures and schedules, please click the "Roadwork Alert" button below.