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SCHEDULED CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITES
September 2017 Traffic Impacts
North Santa Monica Boulevard Reconstruction Project
Thank you for your patience!
Traffic Impacts – Two lanes of traffic open in each direction
Work Hours: Monday - Friday from 7 a.m. - 6 p.m., with occasional Saturdays from 7 a.m. - 6 p.m. If you have any questions, please call the project helpline at 424 339-9033. Again, thank you for your patience!
Metro Purple Line Extension Project
Wilshire/La Cienega Station:
Wilshire Boulevard and La Cienega Boulevard intersection to be closed the weekend of 10/6-10/9, the third of seventeen consecutive closures for decking construction
COBH Construction Alert – Friday 10/6 – Monday 10/9
Wilshire Boulevard will be fully closed off between La Cienega Boulevard and San Vicente Boulevard, and La Cienega will be closed from Gregory Way to Clifton Way due to decking construction for the Metro Purple line extension starting Friday, October 6 at 8pm, and re-opening on Monday, October 9 at 6am.
Local access will be maintained for businesses and residents outside the work zone, while pedestrian access will be maintained with sidewalk and crosswalk detours on La Cienega Boulevard and Wilshire Boulevard.
Northbound and Southbound detours are shown below:
Eastbound and Westbound detours are shown below:
WILSHIRE BOULEVARD DECKING CLOSURES
Wilshire Boulevard will be closed off entirely for decking and completion of piling during 17 weekends starting September 8 through February 2018.
LOCAL ACCESS WILL BE MAINTAINED TO ALL BUSINESSES.
What is Decking?
Decking is temporary roadway installed during construction that will allow for station construction underneath traffic.
What is Piling?
Piling, now underway, is the process of installing steel beams to structurally support the decking and station construction. The piling on the south side of Wilshire Boulevard is complete and the north side of Wilshire Boulevard is underway.
Work Schedule, Detours and Access During Weekend Closures*
• For information regarding changes to Metro bus routes during closures, please call
*Construction is a dynamic process and is subject to change
2) Potholing, Piling, Instrumentation & Steel Deliveries
Pot holing, work zone preparation, and piling on the north side of Wilshire Boulevard between La Cienega Boulevard and San Vicente Boulevard. Work hours are 7am – 4pm, 9pm – 6am, Monday-Friday through October 2017.
Closures and Detours
Link to Metro Construction Notice:
Metro bus stops for 720/20 have been relocated to Wilshire Boulevard/Stanley Avenue and Wilshire Boulevard /La Jolla Avenue Metro buses will post stop relocations and announce relocations and detours to riders.
1) Abatement of Non-Recyclable Construction Material Work at 9430 Wilshire Boulevard
Beginning Thursday, August 10th, and continuing daily from 8am to 6pm through October 2017 (except weekends and holidays), Metro contractors will be performing abatement of non-recyclable construction material work at 9430 Wilshire Boulevard (former Ace Gallery) located on the southwest corner of Wilshire Boulevard and Reeves Drive in the City of Beverly Hills.
This work complies with the legal requirements for the removal of waste at any building prior to demolition activities. This operation requires no lane closures. Work will be completed within the building.
Work Dates and Hours
Link to Metro Construction Notice: https://www.metro.net/projects/notices/notice_purpleline2_062917/
2) Southern California Edison (SCE) Utility Civil Work - Wilshire Bl/El Camino Drive and Crescent Drive
The Purple Line Extension Subway Project, Section 2, will begin pre-construction work activities in the City of Beverly Hills beginning September 5, 2017 for the future Wilshire/Rodeo station which will be located on the southwest corner of Wilshire Boulevard and Reeves Drive.
Pre-construction includes advanced relocation of utility lines prior to station construction. SCE civil work will include installation of traffic control devices, median removal, excavation and shoring, placement of temporary trench plates, utility construction, and surface restoration. Detailed information can be found on metro.net/purple under Meetings, Pre-Construction, Section 2 Rodeo Station SCE.
Link to Metro Construction Notice: https://www.metro.net/projects/notices/notice_purpleline2_071017A/