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Last Year a Phenom,This Year’s Carmaeddon 2 = Traffic…by Choice

Posted September 30, 2012 by | 0 Comments | ]

Some Carmageddon ll Thoughts and Tweets I saw Today

In downtown LA and many other places, not as quiet as last year. Last year was glorious. I wish it could turn into a yearly event. It seems for this day, people are pretty much staying away from the 405 on the West Side. Not so much on many of the our surface streets and other …

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The Herbalife Triathlon Will Shut Down Miles and Miles of Surface Streets on Carmageddon Weekend!?!

Posted September 29, 2012 by | 0 Comments | ]

Are you kidding me? Nope, miles and miles of surface streets are going to be shut down from Venice to and into downtown for the triathlon and the nearly 3000 triathletes.
7:15 a.m. – Professionals start at Venice Beach
7:15 a.m. – 5K Fun Run at 11th St and Flower to Grand and 1st and return to start line
7:25 a.m. – Elite amateurs
7:30 a.m. – All divisions in waves of 150 each
12:00 p.m. – Finish line festival at L.A. LIVE! Nokia Plaza Awards ceremony

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Carmageddon ll in Full Swing. Here are the Details You Need to Know.

Posted September 29, 2012 by | 0 Comments | ]

Here we go! Carmageddon 2 begins tonight!
Northbound 405 will close between the 10 and 101. Southbound 405 SOUTH will close between the 101 and Getty Center Dr.
What time does the 405 close?

Ramps will start closing tonight starting at 7pm.
Freeway lanes will close starting at 10pm.
Complete closure at midnight.

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New CD to Download FREE until October 31…Peaceful Commuting from Ken Elkinson.

Posted September 27, 2012 by | 0 Comments | ]

Advance Copy of New CD For Free Download Between September 27 – October 31 to Help
Drivers Cope with Second I-405 Closure.
A press release from Ken tells us he is at it again!
Los Angeles based multi-instrumentalist Ken Elkinson is
at it again, and clearly glutton for punishment – or at least an empty wallet.
During the first “Carmageddon” (the unprecedented Los Angeles freeway shutdown in July
2011), Elkinson …

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The 210 Foothill Freeway is closed every night this week!

Posted September 26, 2012 by | 0 Comments | ]

The Eastbound 210 Foothill Freeway is closed every night this week!
There will be closures of the eastbound I-210 Freeway
starting on Sunday night
(Sept. 23) through Thursday night (Sept. 27).
between Baldwin and Santa Anita
from 11:00 p.m.  until 5:00 a.m.

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Kajon Cermak’s Carmageddon Wrap Up

Posted September 25, 2012 by | 0 Comments | ]

Just in case you forgot how wonderful Carmageddon was last year, here is a repost of my Carmageddon Wrap Up! Enjoy!
I’ve never been so proud to be an Angeleno. There will be those malcontents that think it was much ado about nothing. They are wrong. There is only one reason it was nothing. For the first time a city, the second largest city in the country, came together and did everything right.

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How do I get to LAX During the 405 Weekend Closure – CARMAGEDDON 2, 2012!

Posted September 18, 2012 by | 1 Comment | ]

Yes, the 10 mile stretch freeway that links the San Fernando Valley to the west side of Los Angeles will be closed.
But do not fear, it was heaven last year, and help is on the way.
What does LAX Operational Planning have to say…A LOT!
Their group has put together everything you want to know but were afraid to ask.
Very Comprehensive, LAX Operational Planning has left no stone unturned. With links, maps, detours, tips and more this is your “go to” guide.
Happy Trails…and may the force be with you!

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SEPULVEDA PASS! All NORTHbound lanes of the 405 will be closed TONIGHT

Posted September 15, 2012 by | 1 Comment | ]

All NORTHbound lanes of the 405 will be closed Saturday TONIGHT starting at 11pm through 9 am Sunday
You can take Sepulveda Blvd…even with the fire it is open.

Photo from filmmaker Joris Debeij

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What lanes are closed on the 405 tonight?

Posted September 13, 2012 by | 0 Comments | ]

Wilshire Segment (National Bl to Waterford St)
WE-WIL: Wilshire eastbound 1 lane and left-turn pocket closed near Sepulveda tonight, 9pm to 6am.
WE-WIL: Wilshire eastbound 2, 3 lanes closed from SB/EB Wilshire off-ramp to EB/NB Wilshire on-ramp tonight, 9pm to 6am.
WE-WIL: Wilshire westbound 1 lane closed near Sepulveda tonight, 10pm to 6am.
WE-WIL: Sepulveda Bl reduced from north of Constitution to Wilshire tonight, 9pm to 6am.
WE-WIL: Sepulveda …