RCTC
I-215/Van Buren Boulevard Interchange
    • i 215 bi county 2
    • avan3
    • 74 215

Project Status:  Completed

Overview:  The project reconstructed the Van Buren Boulevard interchange and the nearby railroad grade separation on Interstate 215.  The reconfiguration of the existing tight-diamond interchange included the addition of  a new eastbound to northbound entrance ramp, realignment and widening of Van Buren Boulevard; replacement of the bridge structures over the railroad and freeway; minor realignment of southbound I-215; the addition of a traffic signal at the northbound ramps, auxiliary lanes along I-215 between Van Buren Boulevard and Cactus Avenue and acceleration/deceleration lanes south of Van Buren Boulevard.  Various aesthetic treatments were added to the bridge structures, retaining walls, and decorative landscaping to reflect the area's military influence. 

Cost:  $56.5

Jobs Created:  1,016

Lead Agency:  The Riverside County Transportation Department, in cooperation with the Department of Transportation, (Caltrans), March Joint Powers Authority and the Riverside County Transportation Commission.