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Shift Resources for La Jolla and University City Residents

You may have noticed the various construction projects underway in the University City and La Jolla neighborhoods. With a combination of small intersection improvements and large-scale overhauls to improve traffic flow and connectivity, like the Gilman Drive Bridge or the Mid-Coast Trolley, you may be wondering how to plan around roadway disruptions throughout the area. Shift is the one-stop shop for residents, businesses, and commuters impacted by these construction projects, providing key information and resources to minimize disruption and help get you where you need to be.

The Shift website,, provides both construction information from the many different projects as well as connections to alternative transportation resources. On the Shift Insider blog, you can read about transportation solutions and updates about the major projects. You can also access interactive construction maps, construction impact notices and trip planners to help you get where you’re going. Shift provides timely updates from construction projects on Twitter @ShiftSanDiego, or you can sign up for convenient text alerts about large-scale project closures or impacts in your area by texting ‘ShiftSD’ to 797979. If you’d prefer to contact a member of the Shift team with any questions or concerns, you can e-mail us at or call the toll-free information hotline at 844-Shift-SD and we’ll get back to you within 24 hours.

Our team is here to help you navigate this exciting time for the future of these neighborhoods by providing construction information and transportation solutions to ease daily commutes and minimize potential traffic challenges. E-mail, call, text, or follow us for updates so we can help you shift your way of traveling.