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Full Crenshaw Bl Northbound and Southbound Street Closure for Street Restoration (MLK Station)


As part of Metro’s Crenshaw/LAX Transit Project, Walsh-Shea Corridor Constructors (WSCC) will be working on the restoration of Crenshaw Bl. Restoration will begin at the three underground station areas along Crenshaw Bl. Restoration activities include removal of concrete panels, permanent placement of utilities, backfill, and road repaving. Work at each station will be performed separately as three phases in progression from south to north. The second phase is scheduled to begin at 9pm on Monday, August 6, 2018. A separate notification will be sent out for the third and final phase prior to the commencement of the work.

The second phase will require the closure of Crenshaw Bl between Martin Luther King Jr Bl and Stocker St.


WHAT: Full northbound and southbound street closure for restoration
WHEN: Starting at 9pm on Monday,  August 6, 2018. Weather permitting.
WHERE: Crenshaw Bl between Martin Luther King Jr Bl and Stocker St

What to Expect

Northbound Crenshaw Bl detour:
- Eastbound on Vernon Av
- Northbound on Western Av
- Westbound on Martin Luther King Jr Bl
- Northbound on Crenshaw Bl

Southbound Crenshaw Bl detour:
- Eastbound on Martin Luther King Jr Bl
- Southbound on Western Av
- Westbound on Vernon Av
- Southbound on Crenshaw Bl

Eastbound Stocker St detour (To access Martin Luther King Jr Bl):
- Northbound on Santa Rosalia Dr
- Eastbound on Marlton Av
- Eastbound on Martin Luther King Jr Bl

Through traffic across Crenshaw Bl, heading eastbound and westbound on Martin Luther King Jr Bl and Stocker St, will be maintained.
Eastbound and westbound traffic on 43rd Pl will be restricted.
Traffic Control Officers will be deployed at critical locations throughout the detour route.
All businesses remain open during restoration work.
Access to emergency responders will be maintained.


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Business Interruption Fund

Metro's Business Interruption Fund (BIF) provides financial assistance to qualifying small “mom and pop” businesses directly impacted by construction; learn more by visiting  To apply, visit Metro’s program administrator, Pacific Coast Regional Small Business Development Corporation (PCR).

Metro Access

Our construction may have relocated your bus stop, or changed your route. For information about changes to Metro service, please call 323.GoMetro (323.466.3876) or visit our service advisories website:

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