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K-Rail Removal on Wilshire Blvd. at Sycamore Ave.

As part of the State, County, and applicable City orders specific to the COVID-19 response, Metro construction activities are currently included as “Essential” activities.  Therefore, construction activities are continuing as permitted by the local jurisdiction.

Summary

On Sunday, April 26, the current K-Rail enclosure at Wilshire Blvd. at Sycamore Ave. will be removed. Traffic control will be implemented in two phases; the first will commence at 6am to continue through 2pm, and phase 2 will commence at noon and continue through 8pm. This traffic control will support the removal of the current work zone and the restriping of Wilshire Blvd. to a steady-state configuration.

Essentials

WHEN: 

  • Sunday, April 26, 6am to 8pm

WHERE:

  • Wilshire Blvd. at Sycamore Ave.

TRAFFIC CONTROLS:

  • Phase 1: Wilshire Blvd. will be reduced to one lane in each direction between Burnside Ave. and Highland Ave. This will commence at 6am and continue through 2pm. Traffic will be limited to the curb lanes.
  • Phase 2: Wilshire Blvd. will be reduced to a single lane in each direction between Burnside Ave and Las Palmas Ave. This will commence at noon and continue through 8pm. Traffic will be limited to the fast lanes and center median.
  • Through movements and left turns on side streets will not be impacted. Left turns from Wilshire to side streets will be restricted.

ACCESS: 

  • Access to driveways in the closure areas will be maintained.
  • Access for Emergency Vehicles & First Responders will be maintained.

Metro Access

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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