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One month directional nightly closures of Century Blvd. between Bellanca Ave. and Aviation Blvd.

Summary

Walsh-Shea Corridor Constructors (WSCC) will implement full eastbound and westbound alternating directional street closures on Century Bl between Bellanca Av and Aviation Bl for the safe removal of the existing falsework for the future Century Bridge. This activity will be done over the span of four weeks and will be implemented one direction at a time.  

Detour from Los Angeles International Airport heading eastbound on Century Bl:

  • Left turn at Airport Bl
  • Right turn at Arbor Vitae St 
  • Right turn at Aviation Bl
  • Left turn at Century Bl 

Detour (truck access) to Los Angeles International Airport from westbound Century Bl:  

  • Right turn at La Cienega Bl
  • Left turn at Arbor Vitae St 
  • Left turn at Airport Bl 
  • Back to Century Bl

Local detour to Los Angeles International Airport from westbound Century Bl: 

  • Right turn at Aviation Bl
  • Left turn at Arbor Vitae St 
  • Left turn at Airport Bl 
  • Back to Century Bl

Essentials

WHAT: Alternating directional street closures

WHEN:  August 1, 2016 through August 27, 2016, Monday through Friday from 11pm to 6am, weather permitting. 

WHERE: Century Blvd. between Aviation Blvd. and Bellanca Ave.

DURATION: Four weeks

What to Expect

  • Eastbound and westbound access on Century Bl will be restricted one direction at time between Bellanca Ave. and Aviation Blvd.
  • Northbound and southbound access will be maintained through Aviation Blvd.
  • Left turns onto Century Blvd. from northbound Aviation Blvd. will be restricted.
  • Right turns onto Century Blvd. from southbound Aviation Blvd. will be restricted.

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FAQ

What is happening?

One-directional closures of Century Boulevard between Aviation Boulevard and Bellanca Avenue. 

  • Westbound Closure:  August 1-7, August 15-20
  • Eastbound Closure:  August 8-13, August 22-27 

When will the closures happen?

The closures will impact one direction of traffic at a time.  The closures will take place Monday through Friday from 11 p.m. to 6 a.m.  No closures will take place on Saturday or Sunday. 

How long will the closures last?

Each direction will be closed nightly, Monday through Friday for the month of August.  The direction of the closure will alternate each week. 

Why are the closures happening?

As part of the Crenshaw/LAX Transit Project, Metro is building a new light rail station over Century Boulevard at Aviation Boulevard.  Metro’s contractor needs to remove wood framing (falsework) from the new station over Century Boulevard.

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