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Wilshire Blvd. Sidewalk Temporary Closed at Fairfax Ave.

As part of the Federal government’s Coronavirus Guidance for America, transportation infrastructure is considered an “Essential Critical Infrastructure.” Additionally, transit capital projects are not subject to the State of California’s Stay at Home order, therefore Metro construction projects continue to progress.

Summary 

Beginning Friday, August 14 at 9am and continuing through Monday, August 17 at 6am, the sidewalk in front of 6100 Wilshire Blvd. will be closed. At the same time, southbound Fairfax Ave. will be reduced to a single lane at Wilshire Blvd. Eastbound Wilshire Blvd. will be reduced to a single lane between San Diego Way and Fairfax Ave. This traffic control supports the construction of a pedestrian ramp on the southwest corner of Wilshire Blvd. and Fairfax Ave.

Essentials

When

  • Continuous, from 9am on August 14 to 6am on August 17

Where

  • The southwest corner of Wilshire Blvd. and Fairfax Ave.

Traffic Control

  • Eastbound Wilshire Blvd. from San Diego Way and Fairfax Ave. will be reduced to a single lane.
  • Southbound Fairfax Ave. will be reduced to a single lane at Wilshire Blvd.
  • All left turns will be maintained.

Access

  • Access to driveways in the closure areas will be maintained.
  • Access for Emergency Vehicles and first responders will be maintained.

Metro Access

The 720 bus stop at Wilshire Blvd. and La Cienega Blvd. has been temporarily relocated to Willaman Dr. Our construction may have relocated your bus stop, or changed your route. For information changes to Metro service, please call 323.GoMetro or visit: https://www.metro.net/service/advisories/

Noteworthy

  • Construction within project staging yards is 24-hours/day. 
  • All work has received necessary permits and approvals.
  • Access for pedestrians will be maintained outside of the construction zone.
  • Access for emergency responders will be maintained.
  • Construction is a dynamic process and information is subject to change without notice.
  • 24/7 Hotline: 213.922.6934

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