I-10/Bob Hope Drive Interchange Caltrans EA 45600

This project involved the construction of the Bob Hope Drive Bridge and extension with a new Diamond Interchange near Rancho Mirage from 1.5 KM west to 0.9 KM east of Ramon Road Interchange.

The scope of the project included:
•    Construction of an extension of Bob Hope Drive to the north over the UPRR on a new six lane structure and across I-10 on a new 8 lane structure.
•    Constructing a new four quadrant interchange at the location of the new I-10 crossing.
•    Widening of Varner Road between the new Bob Hope Road intersection and Manufacturing Road.
Removal of three existing ramp connections at the existing Ramon Road interchange.

The project had significant coordination with the Agua Caliente Tribe, BIA, the City of Rancho Mirage, the Coachella Valley Association of Governments (CVAG), Union Pacific (UP) and the Riverside County Transportation Department (RCTD).

Project Owner
Caltrans District 8
Point of Contact Name
Jamal Elsaleh P.E., PMP
Point of Contact Telephone Number
(909) 383-6710