Traffic Delays due to Filming in Mendocino County
Dreamworks Pictures will be filming “Need For Speed” a major motion picture, in Mendocino County from Monday April 1st thought Friday, April 12th. Several major roads will be affected during this time. Below is a schedule of expected traffic delays for this week. All delays are between 7 AM to 8 PM, are expected to be approximately 20 minutes unless otherwise noted and are subject to change due to the nature of live filming. It’s our understanding that filming will be happening at two locations at any given time.
Thursday. April 4th and Friday April 5th
Filming will be on the south coast weather permitting
Lighthouse Road near Point Arena will be closed
Mountain View Road expect delays from Highway 1 to mm 1.00
And on Highway 1 from Stoneboro Rd to Windy Hollow Rd. this includes the intersection of Highway 1 and Mountain View Road.
Saturday, April 6th & Sunday April 7th
Highway 253 will be closed to through traffic between Ukiah & Boonville from 6 AM to 3 PM. The closure is from mile marker 5.8 to mm 11. You can expect 20 minute delays after 3 PM.
Tuesday April 9th and Wednesday April 10th
Highway 253 expect delays between 7am and 8pm
Thursday April 11th and Friday April 12th
Flynn Creek Rd: expect delays between Highway 128 and mm 1.00 from 7am to 9pm
Highway 128: expect delays from the junction of Highway 1 and the town of Navarro from 7am to 9pm.
Please note all closures are weather permitting & subject to change. And rain is expected later this week.