Regular service on the Blue Line resumed about 8:15 a.m. this morning. A lightning strike — yes, a lightning strike — caused a power disruption to the train between the Willow and Del Amo stations a little before 7 a.m. A test train ran about 8 a.m. and service resumed [continue reading]
From Caltrans, the following freeway ramps will be closed on Sunday, Oct. 7 to accomodate CicLAvia: Golden State Freeway (I-5) From 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. Traffic restrictions on north and southbound 4th Street on and off-ramps Hollywood Freeway (US 101) From 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. Full closure of [continue reading]
Passengers on the Metro Green Line this morning are experiencing delays of up to 7 minutes from Marine Station to Douglas Station due to power problems. Metro expects to have full service on the alignment restored before 11 a.m. For now, passengers from Marine Station traveling eastbound will board a [continue reading]
Reminder: There are 42 bus lines that will have some detours due to this morning's triathlon in Los Angeles that stretches from Venice to L.A. Live in downtown. Lines detoured: 14, 37, 16, 18, 20, 28, 30, 33, 51, 52, 53, 55, 60, 62, 66, 70, 71, 76, 78, 79, [continue reading]
Kinda hard to resist this one. Just substitute “Mulholland Bridge” for “Meadowlands” in the lyrics.
The middle span on the north side looks to be going, going, gone….
Unified Command has just issued this statement: The 405 Closure Unified Command has received information that several large trucks have attempted to utilize Sepulveda Boulevard to bypass the freeway closure. This must not happen and could pose a hazard to emergency services through the Sepulveda pass. Effective immediately, law enforcement [continue reading]
The north side of the bridge is coming down — here’s what it looked like just after 7 a.m. As for traffic, here’s the real-time map from Caltrans at 8:45 a.m. Lot of green is good!
Heard this one on 100.3 earlier — hat tip, The Sound. Hopefully they’ll be walking not driving this weekend.