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Ongoing learning rules!
Who wants to be educated? I do! I do!
The City of Angels is putting in quite the effort to be a bike friendly town. I remember covering the first CicLAvia, such a huge success that it paved the way for that one time event to become a recurring street party all over the streets of LA.
Between regular CicLAvia events, bike lanes being added …
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In the Sepulveda Pass the southbound side of the 405 will be closed from the valley (101) to Getty Center Dr.
Tonight and tomorrow night all lanes will be closed by midnight reopening by 5 a.m. each morning.
The good news…
If you haven’t noticed, another one-mile section of new freeway lane on the I-405 between Santa Monica Boulevard and Wilshire Boulevard,
“Metro, Caltrans and Kiewit have …
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A lot was learned from that infamous first visit. Many changes have been implemented as a result. Some of those changes include better coordination with local law enforsement, rolling closures, and when possible attempting not to schedule Obama’s travel time during the height of LA TRAFFIC HELL!
That being said it is still going to be a traffic mess. Basically, we are talking between the hours of 10:30 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.
YAY! In between the morning and afternoon commutes.
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Keep you insurance card and proof of registration where you can get it easily. If you take time looking for these things when the officer asks for them they will claim you had trouble finding them because you were impaired!
Full 10-Hour Northbound I-405 Freeway Closures at Santa Monica Boulevard in West L.A. Planned May 17, 18
On the nights of Friday, May 17, and Saturday, May 18, 2013 from 11 p.m. to 9 a.m. The northbound side will be closed.
“Because these closures are twice as long as the normal five-hour night-time freeway closures, motorists are advised to plan ahead, avoid the area or …
Full northbound I-405 closure from Santa Monica Boulevard to Wilshire
planned from 12 a.m. to 5 a.m. Friday
Exit at the Santa Monica Boulevard off-ramp, right on Santa Monica Boulevard, left on Sepulveda Boulevard, right on Wilshire to the northbound I-405 on-ramp.
Traffic control officers will be deployed.
CHP will be monitoring the area surrounding the closure.
Photo culled from google
The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) is sponsoring “Bike Week LA” activities from May 13-19 to encourage Angelinos to ride bicycles to work, school….heck everywhere!
“Bicycling is a great way to travel around a neighborhood, especially with new bicycle lanes and paths appearing all across Los Angeles County. Bike with us at our Bike Week events, and see how easy it can be! …
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A “shift in the wind is our worst nightmare if that happens it makes for a perfect storm”, says Ventura County Fire Dept.
It’s has shifted. We are back in the line of fire as of the last 30 minutes. The area is getting heavy with smoke and ash. I’m in my house, windows closed, and my eyes are tearing from the smoke.
In some areas …
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As I finish this post tonight, the Spring Fire has scorched over 8,000 acres, is 10% contained and burned from the 101 all the way to PCH in Malibu . Around 6:30 a.m. reports started coming in about a small brush fire in Camarillo. It quickly became a monster and was now licking it’s chops at the edge of my little neighborhood in Newbury Park.
May Day Marches will make driving and taking public transportation downtown Los Angeles tomorrow TODAY awful! Street closures are expected to last through 8 p.m.
The Los Angeles Department of Transportation posted a list of DASH detours for Wednesday, starting at 11:30 a.m.
DASH ROUTE F
Expect Delays Due to the 2013 May Day Marches
DASH DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES ROUTE E
Temporary Reroute and Delays Due to the 2013 May …