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Work Zone Removal and Implementation on Wilshire Blvd.

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.

Last Updated

8/21/2020

Summary

Wilshire Blvd. between Carson Rd. and La Jolla Ave. is anticipated to be intermittently reduced to one lane in each direction on August 29 or August 30. This traffic control will commence from 6am to 9pm. This configuration will support the removal of a work zone on Wilshire Blvd. between Gale Dr. and Tower Dr., and the implementation of a work zone at the intersection of Wilshire Blvd. and San Vicente Blvd.

Essentials

When

  • Anticipated August 29 or August 30, 6am through 9pm
  • Setup activities will start between 6am and 7am
  • Work activities will start between 7am and 9pm

Where

  • Wilshire Blvd. between Carson Rd. and La Jolla Ave.
  • Wilshire Blvd./San Vicente Blvd. intersection

Traffic Control

  • Eastbound Wilshire Blvd. will be reduced to a single lane between Carson Rd. and La Jolla Ave.
  • Westbound Wilshire Blvd. will be reduced to a single lane between La Jolla Ave. and La Cienega Blvd.
  • Left turn movements will be intermittently restricted at Hamilton Dr., Gale Dr. and Tower Dr.

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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