Work on Hwy. 1 in San Simeon could stall commutes by 15 minutes this week

Motorists may be delayed up to 15 minutes on Highway 1 between San Simeon Acres and Hearst Castle as crews grind and pave the road, according to Caltrans.

Work is scheduled to last to 3 p.m. today, and from 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday through Friday.

Souza Construction of San Luis Obispo is the contractor for the $405,000 project on a 1.5 mile stretch from Little Pico Creek Bridge to the entrance to the Hearst Castle Visitor Center.

For traffic updates on state highways, call 800-427-7623 or go to www.dot.ca.gov/cgi-bin/roads.cgi.