Articles from August 2013
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The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority
(Metro) will be running extended late night service on
Sunday September 1st for Labor Day Sunday.
Cars, Kajon Cermak, Road Closures, Road Construction »
The 110 Freeway in South Pasadena closed
405 construction, Road Closures, Traffic »
The NB 405:
Completely closed overnight in between Getty Center and Ventura Boulevard
from 11 p.m. Saturday night until 9 a.m. Sunday morning.
The SB 405:
Though not completely, but WTH… just about the whole darn thing!
HOV, #1 and #2 lanes closed to provide a work buffer at the same time.
The Rebuilt On-Ramp will have nearly a 300% Greater Capacity
The Eastbound Wilshire On-Ramp to Northbound I-405 is now closed.
Only 89 more days to go before it is reopened.
Phew! This is last extended ramp closure that will be required for the Wilshire Interchange, as well as the last of its kind for the entire freeway improvements project.
The extended duration closure is required for the contractor …
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Sawtelle Boulevard between Exposition and Pico will be closed for 10 consecutive nights as part of construction work on Phase 2 of the Expo light rail line.
The road will be closed from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. each night
405 construction, Headline, Road Closures, Traffic »
Heads up Orange County! A full closure of the 405 in both directions between the 605 and Valley View 20 hours, starting at 9 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 17, and ending at 5 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 18.
The Orange County Transportation Authority is calling it “Bridge Bash”. Others say it’s the OC version of “Carmageddon”. No matter what name you call it, it all adds up to …
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On Tuesday August 6. 2013 and Wednesday August 7, 2013 President Obama will be in Southern California.
Here is what I heard thus far regarding President Obama’s visit to Southern California.
As usual, due to security issues we are not granted access to specific travel routes.
The President is scheduled to attend events on both the west side of LA and in the San Fernando Valley. Expect …
405 construction, Headline, Kajon Cermak, Road Closures »
Detours for the 120-day closure.
Demolition of the Sunset Boulevard offramp on the NB 405 will start tonight at 8 p.m. The offramp will be closed until at least Thanksgiving, leaving Sepulveda Boulevard as the major detour. But Sepulveda Blvd. will be closed overnights this weekend!
A 120-day closure of the Sunset Boulevard off-ramp from the northbound 405 begins tonight (Friday, Aug. 2) at 8 p.m. …
Cars, Photo of the Day »
In my home town Chicago – be careful when there is a sale.
A car crashed into a clothing store on the Southwest side this afternoon—and amazingly, no one was hurt.The gold Toyota Solara went through the wall of “Catherine’s” near 96th and Western shortly after noon. No customers in the store were injured. No word on what caused the car to hit the building …