UPDATE: The El Monte Busway will remain open on Sunday due to the Los Angeles Marathon.
The El Monte Busway and I-10 ExpressLanes between Alameda Street and the I-710 Freeway will be closed this weekend due to Caltrans road work. This will impact the Metro Silver Line, Lines 485 and 487. Closure times are as follows:
- 10 p.m. Friday, March 15 to 7 p.m. Saturday, March 16
7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Sunday, March 17
Buses that usually use the Busway will be detoured into the general purpose freeway lanes on the I-710 Freeway. ExpressLanes will also not be available in the closure segment.
Metro will run a Silver Line Shuttle Special during the closure between El Monte Bus Station and Flower and 7th/Metro Center. The shuttle will travel surface streets to serve local station stops at Cal State LA and LAC/USC Medical Center. Shuttles will run approximately every 60 minutes.
Regularly scheduled Silver Line service from El Monte and Artesia Transit Center will have no change in posted departure times.
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