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Detours and alternates for LAX for this weekend’s 57 hour closure “Century Crunch” .

Posted July 25, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 319 views]
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It starts TODAY!
According to officials at LAX this weekend  (July 25 through 28) is expected to be one of the busiest of the summer travel season. LAX expects more than 200,000 passengers a day -  55,000 of them international – on more than 1,700 flights.
Nearly 20,000 airport-wide employees also are scheduled to work each weekend day.
While all four entrances into the LAX Central …

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“Century Crunch” 57-Hour Bridge Demolition starts TOMORROW!

Posted July 22, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 506 views]
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A 57 Hour Major Street Closure Leading Directly into Airport for the Weekend of July 25-28th.
With an estimated 92,800 motorists traveling through the intersection of Century Boulevard and Aviation Boulevard on a daily basis traffic around LAX is going to P-I-O-U stink at LAX this weekend! Century Boulevard is one of the busiest routes to the airport. For information on detours click here!

The closure …

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Help! How do I load my bike onto a Metro bus?

Posted May 13, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 1,021 views]
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It’s Bike Week in LA and

to encourage you to ride on two wheels rather than four
 
Metro will give you and your bike a free ride!
 
Bike to Work Day  is this Thursday, May 15.
Metro is once again offering free rides to all those who board with a bicycle or bicycle helmet on that day. To claim your free ride on Metro Rail at latched stations, …

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Crenshaw Boulevard closures begin tonight.

Posted May 3, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 745 views]
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I’m reposting Steve Hymon’s article about the Crenshaw closure.
Hymon writes for Metro’s The Source. I met him last year, at an awards luncheon for traffic reporters. Super nice guy, and always keeping us up to date with the latest construction, road closures and more from Metro…
which I like to call “Metro Maddness Mahem”, sorry guys…lol.
Reminder: Crenshaw Boulevard closures begin tonight for construction of light …

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Crenshaw Boulevard Closed for Underground Station Construction

Posted May 2, 2014 by | 2 Comments | 717 views]
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Starting tonight Crenshaw Blvd. will be closed between Martin Luther King Jr. and Stocker Street from 10 p.m. Friday, Saturday May 2 through 1 p.m.

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In Pasadena the EB 210 Freeway shut down , Gold Line closed for possibly the 24 hours

Posted April 25, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 628 views]
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Also from KABC
A tractor-trailer blew a tire, according to the CHP, causing the driver to lose control of the vehicle. The tractor-trailer then sideswiped a box truck, which overturned. The tractor-trailer veered across lanes and crashed onto Metro Gold Line tracks, striking an energized power pole.
Both drivers were able to extricate themselves and were able to walk away from the wrecks.
The Gold Line was …

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Starting tonight Westwood Boulevard and Overland Boulevard will be closed!

Posted November 16, 2013 by | 0 Comments | 6,620 views]

The Expo Line Construction Authority is planning full weekend closures of Westwood Boulevard and Overland Avenue over the next few weeks.

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City Walk – exploring the best walkable communities in Southern California.

Posted October 17, 2013 by | 1 Comment | 2,861 views]
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I love KCET. The most recent reason my love grows for this explosion of creative programming is the series City Walk .
I am addicted to discovery, and regardless of how you watch it, be it television or online it is a must see. Whether traveling in the USA or looking for something in your own back yard, welcome to City Walk.

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Dodgers Offer Free Parking for Carpools of Four or More

Posted October 11, 2013 by | 0 Comments | 1,542 views]
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Drive less. Smile more.
The Dodgers encourage ride sharing by offering free parking.

Is that a big flag or are you just happy to see me?
Free Parking in general parking for the remainder of the National League playoffs for cars with four or more fans. In a press release yesterday, Senior Vice-President of External Affairs Renata Simril said:

We know we had a parking issue during our …

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Metro to Run Late Night Service for the Labor Day Weekend

Posted August 29, 2013 by | 0 Comments | 1,553 views]

The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority
(Metro) will be running extended late night service on
Sunday September 1st for Labor Day Sunday.

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