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Expo Station Construction

Crenshaw Blvd Closure

Jan 4th - Jan 12th

Crenshaw Blvd will undergo a closure of seven consecutive days in order to support excavation and decking activities for construction of the underground Exposition Station. Crenshaw Blvd will be closed 24/7 between Exposition Blvd and Rodeo Rd on the following dates:

Starting January 4, 9PM through January 12, 6AM

Traffic on Rodeo Rd

Traffic on Rodeo Rd Eastbound and Westbound will be maintained

Upon completion of these closures and work activities for the Exposition Station, construction will continue below Crenshaw Blvd with minimal impact to the traveling public throughout the remainder of station construction.

The traveling public is advised to please plan ahead to avoid traffic delays during the full closure of Crenshaw Blvd. Traffic control measures and signage will be implemented throughout the closure. Detour routes have been approved by the City of Los Angeles and are as follows:

Southbound Detour:

  • Right on Jefferson
  • Left on La Brea
  • Left on Rodeo Rd
  • Right on MLK

Northbound Detour:

  • Right on MLK
  • Left on Western
  • Left on Exposition
  • Right on Crenshaw

Vehicles traveling northbound on Crenshaw will be allowed to turn right and left on Rodeo Rd.

Access to local area businesses in the vicinity of construction will be maintained.

Pedestrian access will be maintained throughout construction, but will be re-routed around the construction work zone.

Bus Detours

Due to the temporary closure of Crenshaw Bl there will be a temporary detour of Metro bus services.

Metro bus lines 210, 710 and 740 will be temporarily detoured during this time

Southbound Bus Detour:

  • Regular route Southbound on Crenshaw
  • Left on Jefferson
  • Right on Western
  • Right on Exposition veer into Rodeo Rd
  • Left on Crenshaw following regular route

Northbound Bus Detour:

  • Regular route Northbound on Crenshaw
  • Right on Rodeo Rd turning into Exposition
  • Left on Western
  • Left on Jefferson
  • Right on Crenshaw continuing regular route

Metro will post signs at affected stops to inform of alternative boarding locations. Real-time information will be available at or by calling 323.GO.METRO (323.466.3876)

The schedule and timeline for construction work activities are subject to change.

For inquiries, contact Metro Construction Relations at 213.922.2736 or email