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Sepulveda Boulevard reconstruction requires a big pain in the…behind closures.

Posted March 12, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 947 views]

Roadway Reconstruction Work on Sepulveda Boulevard Between
Montana Avenue and Church Lane Planned March 14 Through April 28

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LA Marathon Road Closures 2014

Posted March 4, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 2,005 views]

You may want take Metro Rail to the LA Marathon Sunday, March 9
For Metro Rail route and schedule information visit the Metro Trip Planner at metro.net. Due to technological limitations, short-term, temporary bus detours are not reflected in Google Transit, Metro Trip Planner, or NexTrip real time bus arrivals.

Click on the interactive map below or scroll down for a complete list of closures arranged by time.

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Roads located directly on the marathon’s track will shut down …

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California rules it is legal to look at a map on your cellphone while driving.

Posted February 27, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 1,826 views]
I-405 Sepulveda Pass Improvements Project

The state’s 5th District Court of appeals has ruled that while driving it is legal to look at a map on your cellphone
(AP) — A California appeals court says it’s legal for drivers to read a map on their hand-held cellphones while behind the wheel.
Thursday’s ruling by the state’s 5th District Court of Appeal reverses the conviction of a Fresno man who was ticketed …

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Road Closures for the Academy Awards

Posted February 26, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 1,054 views]
Jason Groman

I love this time of year in Southern California. With spring chomping at the bit to race into So Cal I’ve planted my sweet Peas and parked my car. With the early spring comes Hollywood’s biggest night of the year. This Sunday, March 2, 2014 is the 86th Academy Awards show.
All the excitement, designer gowns, the red carpet, glamor, the gift bags, and all …

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Can new street signs help Angelenos navigate LA?

Posted February 22, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 920 views]

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 SB 405 ClOSED tonight.

Posted February 13, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 915 views]
on July 17, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.

Southbound I-405 Freeway Closure Between Getty Center Drive and Wilshire Boulevard Planned Tomorrow  Tonight, February 13, 2014
Tomorrow Tonight the SB 405 through the Sepulveda Pass will be closed until Friday tomorrow morning – Valentines Day! Opening up just in time to shut it all down Friday night for Jamzilla, the 80 hour 405 shutdown.
The closure will accommodate shifting lanes westerly and re-striping to make room for …

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The 405 closed overnight tonight.

Posted January 31, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 867 views]

Tonight the Northbound I-405 Freeway will be closed between Getty Center Drive and Greenleaf until 6:00 a.m.

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Jamzilla – the 80 Hour Closure of the 405 Countdown Begins

Posted January 30, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 1,345 views]

From Getty Center Drive to Ventura Boulevard the complete closures will be…
Friday, Feb. 14: 1 a.m. to 6 a.m.
Saturday, Feb. 15: 2 a.m. to 7 a.m.
Sunday, Feb. 16: 12 a.m. to 5 a.m.
Monday, Feb. 17: 12 a.m. to 5 a.m.
…and the count down clock

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Ice Cube blimps it for all the right reasons.

Posted January 22, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 950 views]
An aerial view of downtown Los Angeles from the Goodyear Blimp, shot with a fisheye lens. May 27, 2010

What does Ice Cube and the Goodyear Blimp have in common? A song? A cause? Great marketing?

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The 405 will be closed Saturday night

Posted January 18, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 712 views]

Southbound I-405 Closure Between US 101 and Getty Center Dr. Planned Saturday Night, Jan. 18
 A full southbound I-405 closure from the 101 in Sherman Oaks to Getty Center Dr tomorrow night – Saturday, January 18  through Sunday morning, January 19, between 2 a.m. and 7 a.m.
Additional Closures

·          Ramps begin closing at 7 p.m.
·          Lanes begin closing at 11 p.m.
          The US 101 southbound connector to the …