Thursday June 30, 2011
Available in English and Spanish, the video PSA reminds the public to Plan Ahead, Avoid the Area or Stay Home during the closure weekend July 16-17, 2011.
Estrada, who played "Poncherello, a California Highway Patrol officer in the popular 1970s-1980s TV show CHiP's, volunteered to do the PSA to Metro for free in recognition of the importance this freeway improvement project will have in adding carpool lane capacity to the I-405 between the I-10 and U.S. 101 freeways.
For more information on the I-405 project go to metro.net/I-405, twitter.com/I_405 or facebook.com/405project. Link to online resources, download hi-res photos and video at the I-405 closure media kit in the "News & Media Now" tab at metro.net.