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Start of Utility Potholing in Beverly Hills

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Utility potholing will begin mid-April to identify existing utilities below Wilshire Blvd. between Beverly Dr. and N. Crescent Dr. All work will be completed during non-peak hour traffic times. Lane closures and turn restrictions on Wilshire Blvd. will be required for this work. Two lanes will always be maintained on Wilshire Blvd. both eastbound and westbound. Communication efforts will be ongoing to provide stakeholders sufficient notice prior to work starting in specific areas. 


  • Mid-April – early May, 2019*
  • Monday – Friday, 9am – 4pm


  • Potholing work and lane closures will take place on Wilshire Blvd. between Beverly Dr. and N. Crescent Dr.


  • Left turn restriction onto N Canon Dr. from eastbound Wilshire Blvd. for approximately 1-2 days.
  • Alley between N Canon Dr. and N. Crescent Dr. will be impacted for 1-2 days. Flaggers will be available to allow access when necessary.
  • No other turn or access restrictions are anticipated. 

*Construction is dynamic and subject to change. 


  • 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

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