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SoCal Gas Utility Relocation on Ohio Ave. and Butler Ave.

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SoCal Gas (SCG) will relocate utility lines in preparation for the Purple Line Extension Section 3 at the intersection of Ohio Ave. and Butler Ave. SCG utility relocation will be done from January 2 through 16, Monday to Friday, from 9am to 3:30pm, and Saturday to Sunday, from 8am to 9pm.


Date: January 2 through January 16

Work Hours: Monday to Friday from 9am to 3:30pm, Saturday to Sunday from 8am to 9pm

Traffic Controls:

  • Eastbound traffic on Ohio Ave. will be restricted between Colby Ave. and Butler Ave.
  • Northbound traffic on Butler Ave. will be restricted between Santa Monica Blvd. and Ohio Ave.
  • Southbound traffic on Butler Ave. will only be permitted to turn right onto westbound Ohio Ave.
  • Local access for residents will be maintained.
  • Parking will be restricted in the work zones.
  • Utility service will be maintatined.


  • 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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