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.
The contractor continues with excavation of the underground station and requires sidewalk and lane closures in order to install additional ventilation. Beginning on Monday, October 26, the Wilshire Blvd. north sidewalk adjacent to the N. Canon staging yard will be closed on weekdays through November 6.* Additionally, Wilshire Blvd. will be reduced to one lane westbound on weekdays from 8pm to 7am from Crescent Dr. to Beverly Dr.
- Sidewalk closure on north side Wilshire Blvd. near N. Canon Dr.
- Lane reduction on Wilshire Blvd. between Crescent Dr. and Beverly Dr.
- Monday, October 26 through Friday, November 6, 2020*
- Sidewalk closure: Monday to Friday, 9am to 4pm and 8pm to 7am
- Lane reduction: Monday to Friday, 8pm to 7am
- Pedestrian detour will be in place via N. Canon Dr., Clifton Dr., and Crescent Dr. The Wilshire Blvd. south side sidewalk will also be maintained.
*Pending City of Beverly Hills approval.
- All work will receive necessary permits and approvals from the City of Beverly Hills prior to the start of work.
- Access for pedestrians will be maintained outside of the construction zone or protected using a canopy.
- Access for the Fire Department and emergency responders will be maintained.
- For urgent construction-related matters needing immediate attention please call the Metro 24/7 Hotline at 213.922.6934 or City of Beverly Hills Customer Service at 310.285.2467.
- Please review our construction safety tips
- Access for emergency responders will be maintained
- *Construction is a dynamic process and information is subject to change without notice
For information changes to Metro service, please call 323.GoMetro or visit: https://www.metro.net/service/advisories/
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