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Utility Relocation on Federal Ave. and Wilshire Blvd.

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Metro contractors will continue construction activities for the Purple Line Extension Section 3 along Federal Ave. and Wilshire Blvd. from Thursday, December 12 through Friday, December 20. Utility relocation for Southern California Edison duct banks will take place on Federal Ave., from 9am to 3:30pm, and on Wilshire Blvd. from 10pm to 5am. Work will be done on weekdays only.


Federal Ave.

Date: Thursday, December 12 through Friday, December 20

Work Hours: 9am to 3:30pm, weekdays only

  • Lane reductions on Federal Ave. between Texas Ave. and Wyoming Ave.
  • Parking will be restricted near the work zones. Vehicles parked in restricted areas will be towed at the vehicle owner’s expense.

Wilshire Blvd.

Date: Monday, December 16 through Friday, December 20

Work Hours: 10pm to 5am, weeknights only

  • Eastbound lane reductions on Wilshire Blvd. Ave. near Federal Ave.


  • All work has received necessary permits and approvals.
  • Access for pedestrians will be maintained around the investigation sites.
  • Access for emergency responders will be maintained.
  • Construction is a dynamic process and information is subject to change without notice.
  • For emergencies or issues needing immediate attention only, please call the 24/7 hotline at (213) 922-6934.

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During construction, some Metro bus line could be affected and some bus stops might be relocated. For information changes to Metro service, please call 323.GoMetro or visit:

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