The design-build contractor for the Purple Line Extension project in Section 2 continues pre-construction work activities in Beverly Hills to prepare the construction staging area located at the former Ace Gallery Building at 9430 Wilshire Blvd. This work includes abatement and demolition of the existing building and installation of the noise barrier around the perimeter of the property. Access will be restricted in the alley behind the building.
There will be an intermittent closure of the sidewalk during the installation of the pedestrian canopy. The northern portion of the park at 125 S. Reeves Dr., outlined in the map below, will also be closed during demolition activities from July 16, 2018 through September 2018. Please see map for reference.
Pedestrian Canopy Installation and Abatement Work
- Intermittent closure of the sidewalk along Wilshire Blvd. and Reeves Dr.
- July 16, 2018 through July 27, 2018
- Monday–Friday, 9am–4pm
Demolition of former Ace Gallery Building
- Temporary traffic control measures required on Beverly Dr, Wilshire Blvd, and Reeves Dr.
- July 30, 2018 through September 2018
- Monday–Friday, 8am–6pm
- All work has received necessary permits and approvals.
- Access to driveways, residences & businesses will be maintained at all times unless notified in advance.
- Access for pedestrians will be maintained outside of the construction zone.
- Access for Fire Department and emergency responders will be maintained.
- Parking restrictions will be implemented in the immediate area of the work zone.
- Construction is a dynamic process and information is subject to change without notice.
- 24/7 Hotline: 213.922.6934
- 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
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