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Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) Work on Street Intersections Along Van Nuys Bl between Titus St and Erwin St


Metro will perform non-invasive Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) work to detect, mark and confirm any underground structures related to the East San Fernando Valley Light Rail Transit.

Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) work will occur on street intersections along Van Nuys Bl between Titus St and Erwin St. Due to this activity: 

  • Van Nuys Bl will be reduced to one lane in each direction at certain intersections
  • Left turn lanes will be prohibited at certain intersections north bound and south bound on Van Nuys Bl
  • Cross streets will be closed and open only to residents (refer to schedule)


WHAT: Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) work 

WHEN: Dec. 9th – Dec. 16, 2019, Monday – Friday (nights only), 10:00 p.m. – 6:00 a.m.

WHERE: The schedule below reflects the work on the days and intersections along Van Nuys Bl.


Intersections / Van Nuys Bl

Dec. 9th

Vose St & Erwin St

Dec. 10th

Wyandotte St & Friar St

Dec. 11th

Covello St & Gilmore St

Dec. 12th

Blythe St & Hamlin St

Dec. 13th

Lorne St & Haynes St

Dec. 16th

Titus St

What to Expect 

Some bus stops may be temporarily relocated due to this activity. Please look for posted signs at affected bus stops. No work will take place on Holidays. Dates are subject to change. For the most updated information, please visit the project's website.


Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) work consists of marking underground utility locations on the pavement with non-permanent paint and will not have loud noises during the night time hours of operation. 

Contact Us 

Metro invites you to stay involved and share your feedback. 
For questions please contact us at: 818.701.3844 or