Transportation News

Full northbound I-405 directional closure between Santa Monica Boulevard and Wilshire Boulevard in West Los Angeles planned Friday night, March 14

Here’s the press release from Metro: The I-405 Sepulveda Pass Improvements Project contractor is scheduled to conduct a full northbound I-405 freeway closure the night of Friday, March 14, 2014 from midnight to 5 a.m. on Saturday, March 15 between Santa Monica Boulevard and Wilshire Boulevard. This closure will facilitate [continue reading]

Transportation headlines, Thursday, March 13

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Transportation headlines, Wednesday, March 12

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Full southbound 405 closure between Santa Monica Boulevard and National Boulevard in West Los Angeles planned nights of March 13, 16

Oh 405, oh 405…here’s a press release from Metro: The I-405 Sepulveda Pass Improvements Project contractor plans to fully close the southbound I-405 between Santa Monica Boulevard and National Boulevard in West Los Angeles on the following dates and times to facilitate the installation of a full-span freeway overhead sign: [continue reading]