PALM SPRINGS, Calif. -

Parts of Interstate 10 between Banning and Palm Springs will be closed for pavement work nightly this week starting tonight.

The work will close alternating lanes of I-10 in both directions between Pennsylvania Avenue and Highway 111. It will be done nightly until Saturday, according to Caltrans.

The closure schedule is as follows:

- 7 p.m. to 4 a.m. Wednesday through Saturday, alternating lanes 1 through 4 on eastbound I-10 between Pennsylvania and Hargrave Street;

- 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. Wednesday through Saturday, alternating lanes 1 through 4 on westbound I-10 between Highway 111 and Pennsylvania;

- 7 p.m. to 4 a.m. Wednesday through Saturday, alternating onramp and offramp closures on eastbound I-10 between Pennsylvania and Hargrave;

- 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. Wednesday through Saturday, alternating onramp and offramp closures on westbound I-10 between Highway 111 and Pennsylvania.

In February, a paving miscue by Caltrans resulted in a huge Sunday
traffic jam on westbound I-10 between Palm Springs and Banning. The agency
apologized and vowed it would not happen again.