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Updated: Lane Closures for Installation of Geotechnical Instrumentation

Last Updated 

7/11/2019

Summary

On June 24, 2019, the design-build contractor began the installation of instruments within the station box area to monitor ground movement, settlement and other geological conditions during construction. These installations will continue for several months in coordination with other construction activities and will be installed within the public right of way and within privately owned properties. This work will require intermittent closures of lanes, crosswalks, and alleys.

All work will take place Monday through Friday from 7am to 4pm and weekends from 8am to 7pm, as needed. Traffic control will be implemented Monday through Friday from 9am to 4pm.  

Essentials

WHERE

  • Installations to be completed on Wilshire Blvd., Beverly Dr., Reeves Dr., N. Cañon Dr., S. Cañon Dr., and alleys in the station area between Beverly Dr. and Crescent Dr. within a half-block north and south of Wilshire Blvd.
  • The contractor will coordinate directly with private properties for installation.

WHEN

  • Beginning June 24, 2019*
  • Anticipated Completion: Early November*
  • Work Hours: Monday–Friday, 7am–4pm
  • Traffic Control: Monday–Friday, 9am–4pm
  • No work will take place on City Holidays

ACCESS

  • Intermittent closure of crosswalks at Wilshire Blvd./Beverly Dr., Wilshire Blvd./N Cañon Dr., and Wilshire Blvd./S Cañon Dr.
  • Intermittent half-block lane closures of Beverly Dr. north and south of Wilshire Blvd., Reeves Dr.,
    N Cañon Dr., and S Cañon Dr.
  • Intermittent closures of alleys half-block north and south of Wilshire Blvd. between Beverly Dr. and Crescent Dr. Flaggers will be available at alleys during work hours.
  • Two lanes will always be maintained in each direction during daytime work.

Noteworthy

  • 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 construction zones.
  • Access for the Fire Department and emergency responders will be maintained.
  • Parking restrictions will be implemented in the immediate area of the work zone.
  • Metro 24-hour Hotline: 213.922.6934.

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  • Access for emergency responders will be maintained
  • Construction is a dynamic process and information is subject to change without notice

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