Purple Line Extension Information
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PW Email: AskPW@beverlyhills.org
Weekly Update 11/09/18
Wilshire/La Cienega Station
Closures continue on Wilshire Boulevard.
The following closures* are scheduled to place during the upcoming week:
Please use alternative routes and continue to respect construction barriers and detours for your safety.
Demolition in progress at former Ace Gallery building.
Demolition and abatement activities are underway. Work hours are Monday through Friday, 8 am to 6 pm.* Hauling and heavy demolition activity can only take place between 9 am and 4 pm.*
A portion of the park at 125 S. Reeves is closed temporarily, and access to the playground is restricted.
Fault line investigations taking place on Wilshire.
Drilling and sampling work to assess the soil and geological makeup of the tunnel route is currently in progress. Work hours are Monday-Friday, 8 pm to 6 am.* During work hours, eastbound Wilshire Boulevard will be reduced to one lane between Linden Drive and McCarty Drive. All three lanes on westbound Wilshire will be maintained.
Demolition permit approved by City Council during its November 6 meeting.
The Beverly Hills City Council authorized the issuance of a permit for demolition of buildings at the intersection of Wilshire Boulevard and N. Canon Drive (9383-9393 and 9395-9399 Wilshire). In addition to the demolition work, sound walls will be installed and some utilities will need to be relocated. Once the demolition is complete, the site will be used for staging and construction of the Metro Purple Line Extension. This work is anticipated to start in early 2019.*
*Due to the dynamic nature of construction, all proposed dates and times are subject to change.
Sections 1 and 2: La Cienega Station and Rodeo Station Monthly Update Meeting
Wednesdays in 2018: Dec 5
6:30pm – 8pm
City Hall, Municipal Gallery (455 North Rexford Drive, Beverly Hills, CA 90210)
This is a series of monthly meetings for Beverly Hills stakeholders interested in Metro construction and pre-construction for the Wilshire/La Cienega and Wilshire/Rodeo Stations in Beverly Hills.
Detailed City Council agendas and meeting videos can be found on http://www.beverlyhills.org/living/citycouncilmeetings/
Additional information can be found in https://www.metro.net/projects/westside/events/
For the latest Metro Presentations, please click this link below and select “Section 1&2: City of Beverly Hills Presentations:”
Transportation and Parking
Metro Business Interruption Fund (BIF) information and additional resources for your business.
The Purple Line Extension will provide a transportation alternative to the congested Westside, including two stops in Beverly Hills: Wilshire/ La Cienega and Wilshire/ Rodeo.
The project is scheduled to be built in three sections. The first section of the Purple Line Extension will extend the subway from the Wilshire/ Western station in Los Angeles to Wilshire/La Cienega in Beverly Hills. Section 2 extends from the Wilshire/ La Cienega station to the Wilshire/ Rodeo station and then on to the Century City / Constellation station.