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Rail Crossing Replacement on Long Beach Bl at Pacific Coast Highway (PCH)


As part of work on Metro’s New Blue Improvements Project, Metro’s contractor, RailWorks, will replace concrete railroad crossings and temporarily close the intersection along the Blue Line at the following location(s) in Long Beach:

  • Pacific Coast Highway (PCH) at Long Beach Bl

This activity is anticipated to begin 9pm, Friday, March 22nd (weather permitting) and continue until 5am Monday, March 25th, 2019. This intersection is anticipated to be closed for the entirety of the work activity. 


  • There will be a weekend closure of the intersection at Pacific Coast Highway (PCH) at Long Beach Bl.
  • Access will be maintained for those traveling northbound and southbound along Long Beach Bl, however they will not be able to make turns across the tracks.
  •  Detour signage will be posted along Long Beach Bl. 

What to Expect 

Construction activities will involve the use of heavy equipment and small tools, in addition to the placement of large panels, and will have the potential to create noise.

Noise monitors will be used onsite while construction activities are in progress. 

Construction is a dynamic process and information is subject to change. Work activity is subject to weather conditions.

Contact Us 

Metro invites you to stay involved and share your feedback. 
For questions please contact us at: 213.418.3039 or