SANTA CRUZ, Calif. -

An overnight closure of the southbound Hwy. 17 connector to Hwy. 1 will take place during the overnight hours on Monday, June 30 and Tuesday, July 1 from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m.

Caltrans said motorists can expect a delay of 10 minutes or less. 

This project will improve drainage on southbound Hwy. 1 between the Emeline Street overcrossing and Carbonera Creek Bridge near the Fishhook.

This project is expected to be completed by the end of July.