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Post-1964 Legistlative Route Graphic

Former State Route 209

Click here for a key to the symbols used. An explanation of acronyms may be found at the bottom of the page.

Routing Routing

Former Rte 209No current routing.

Post 1964 Signage History Post 1964 Signage History

Post-1964 Legistlative Route Graphic In 1963, Route 209 was defined as "Point Loma to Route 5 in San Diego."

In 2003, Chapter 525 deleted Route 209.

At one time, the segment to Barnett Street was proposed as a freeway.

Pre 1964 Signage History Pre 1964 Signage History

This was originally part of LRN 12, and was signed as part of US 80. It was defined in 1933.

Status Status

The Gate at the Fort Rosecrans Military Reservation is open daily from 8:00am to 5:15pm. As signs get replaced on I-5, references to Route 209 are disappearing; however, Route 209 is still well marked upon Rosecrans.

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Scenic Route Scenic Route

[SHC 263.1] Entire route.

Statistics Statistics

Overall statistics for Route 209:

Pre-1964 Legislative Route Pre-1964 Legislative Route

In 1939, Chapter 794 added the route “[LRN 3] near Station 398, according to the survey of said [LRN 3], Section B, to Shasta Summit near Summit City”. No route number was assigned. This route was added as an urgency measure, in order to accomodate heavy traffic from US 99 to and from Shasta Dam.

In 1943, Chapter 964 amended the 1939 definition to specify this as LRN 209.

In 1953, Chapter 1836 rewrote the routing: "[LRN 3] near Project City to Shasta Dam"

This is present-day Route 151.

Acronyms and Explanations:

Back Arrow Route 208 Forward Arrow Route 210

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