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The SB 405 closed overnights Tuesday and Wednesday

Posted July 8, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 542 views]
Thanks to Joe Armstrong for the image!

The SB405 freeway will be closed on the westside

tomorrow and Wednesday night. Between

Santa Monica and National Boulevards

planned for July 8th, and the 9th.
 
Closure:

Night of Tuesday, July 8, midnight to 5 a.m., Wednesday, July 9
Night of Wednesday, July 9, midnight to 5 a.m. Thursday, July 10

Ramps begin closing as early as 7 p.m. and lanes begin closing at 10 p.m.
Southbound Wilshire Boulevard …

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Tax rate on gasoline will go down by the 4th of July.

Posted June 27, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 663 views]
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The excise tax rate on gasoline will go down by the 4th of July.

Yay Sacramento. Yay for us, right? Hmmmmm not so much.

This just in…
Sacramento – With the Fourth of July holiday on its way and summertime road trips on the minds of many California drivers, the California State Board of Equalization (BOE) announced today that starting July 1, 2014, the excise …

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California just made it easier to prosecute drivers with red-light cameras

Posted June 6, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 1,594 views]
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Not one descending vote today when the California Supreme Court decided that images and data automatically recorded by red-light cameras have a “presumption of authenticity”. Meaning that the camera evidence is considered valid unless a defendant can successfully challenge it. I thought we were getting rid of the cameras, no?

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New Car Pool Lane NOW OPEN on the NB405

Posted May 14, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 1,261 views]
The West Side of Los Angeles on the NB 405 during peak traffic time on a Friday evening commute! Welcome 10 mile new carpool lane!

Update! Oh yeah, it’s on! The Sepulveda Pass Improvement Project is over TOMORROW Friday May 23, 2014!!!

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Wednesday Night the 405 will be Closed

Posted April 8, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 609 views]
Thanks to Joe Armstrong for the image!

The Northbound 405 will be Closed Between National and Santa Monica Boulevards Overnight on April 7th and 9th.

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EXPO Traffic Alert! 11-day Continuous Closure on the West Side

Posted March 20, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 953 views]
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Surface Street Alert!
 
11-day Continuous Closure on the West Side
 
Full Street Closure for Rail Crossing Installation
 
Where:

17th Street at Colorado Avenue

When:

1:00 a.m. Saturday, March 22, 2014 to
8:00 a.m. Wednesday, April 2, 2014

 

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Can new street signs help Angelenos navigate LA?

Posted February 22, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 1,091 views]
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Are you tired of trying to figure out the street signs in Los Angeles?
 
My job is traffic for god sake, and even I can’t figure this out!
Okay, so maybe it won’t help, but it will be a lot more fun.

Street artist Jay Shells  selected spe lyrics from rap songs that mention specific locations New York City, and created street signs.
From Gothamist , which …

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The 405 will be closed tomorrow night!

Posted January 16, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 1,043 views]
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 The 405 will be closed.
 
Expect a full closure at different times on the 405 – in both directions through the Sepulveda Pass tomorrow night,Thursday, January 16. 
One direction of the freeway will be maintained at all times.
Southbound I-405: 
Full closure from Valley Vista Boulevard to the southbound Skirball Center Drive on-ramp on the night of Thursday, January 16 from midnight to 2 a.m. Friday.
 
Northbound I- 405:
Full …

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DUI Swabs at New Year Holiday Checkpoints

Posted January 1, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 1,407 views]
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 Los Angeles Police Department Officer Don Inman rubs a swab around the inside of his mouth to demonstrate an on-the-spot drug test being used by law enforcement to deter people from driving under the influence of drugs. (Paresh Dave / Los Angeles Times / December 27, 2013)

An instant drug test will be performed with a swab at some DUI checkpoints during this New Year …

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Do you need a cab tonight? Want a Discount Code?

Posted January 1, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 1,374 views]
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As of late Sunday night nearly 2,000 drivers had been arrested for driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol this holiday season, dating back two weeks. Don’t join the group.
Uber tweets to expect at least double or triple fares just before midnight and after midnight.
Metro will provide all-night service on the Red, Purple, Blue, Expo, Green, Gold, Orange and Silver Lines, in addition …

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