Projects

405 work again postponed

Another reprieve for area motorists: work on the northbound 405 carpool lane project will not begin tonight. The contractor for the project has decided to wait until Thursday night to begin work. Instead of working on the segment of the freeway from the Santa Monica Freeway to National Boulevard, work [continue reading]

Revised 405 closure hours

Caltrans put out a press release Thursday with revised hours and locations for the night-time closures next week on the 405 freeway as part of the project to build a carpool lane between the Santa Monica Freeway and the Ventura Freeway. The release: CORRECTION Northbound I-405 FULL FREEWAY CLOSURES TO [continue reading]

Is L.A. ready for a funicular?

What 25 things would you do to improve L.A.? Marissa Gluck, in a fun piece at Modern Luxury, has her list that includes several ideas involving transportation. Among them: *More parking in popular retail districts. *No more stacked parking at the Hollywood Bowl. *A gondola along Mulholland Drive. *A funicular [continue reading]