The northbound I-405 (all lanes) will be closed from Santa Monica Boulevard to Wilshire Boulevard from midnight until 5 am on the morning of Tuesday, November 26th.Also, there will be another closure the following day, November 27th, Midnight until 5 am.
Yesterday, we posted about a possible upcoming ObamaJam today due to a presidential visit. Here is an update:Not to worryDrivers were warned Sunday to expect presidential motorcades across a broad swath of the Westside during Monday afternoon's rush hour, as Barack Obama plans to cross from Westwood to the Beverly Hills area. Los Angeles police … Continue reading Update on ObamaJam Today
Various websites are indicating that President Obama will be landing at LAX and going to various Westside sites for fundraising on Monday afternoon. The sites appear to be in Beverly Hills and Hancock Park, so not immediately in the UCLA vicinity. However, to the extent there is travel at or near the 405... Well, you … Continue reading Possible ObamaJam Monday
UCLA Facilities Management is circulating the message:Traffic Notice Full Closure DescriptionThe Montana Avenue off-ramp from northbound I-405 will close permanently at 6 am on Monday, November 25th. The I-405 northbound off-ramp to Sunset Boulevard will be reopen at the same time. When: Monday, November 25th at 6 am Where: I-405 Northbound Off-ramp to Montana; I-405 … Continue reading Permanent? No Exit?
Somewhere on Sunset Blvd. in 1905Yours truly, in driving back from UCLA last night on Sunset Blvd., noted a sign saying the area around the 405 would be closed 10 pm tonight until 6 am tomorrow. (It also said the closing would happen last night but it is too late to warn about that event.)
From the Westwood-Century City Patch:Good news about traffic on Sunset Boulevard near the 405 Freeway! (Yes, you read that right -- there's good news about traffic on the Westside.) Starting tomorrow, LADOT will begin changing the signaling and striping at one of the more congested intersections in the area, allowing drivers exiting the 405 Freeway … Continue reading The Power of Positive Thinking on the I-405
It's coming!!! ... in 2035. In the meantime...there is one in Westwood already.Source of the schedule: http://la.curbed.com/archives/2013/10/heres_the_schedule_for_work_on_the_purple_line_to_la_cienega.php
The on- and off-ramps between southbound I-405 and Sunset Boulevard will be closed to all traffic from 9 pm until 5 am nightly from tonight (October 29) until the morning of Saturday, November 2nd.Wilshire and Santa Monica Boulevards should be open as alternatives.Good luck getting home:
Segment: Mulholland Area: Skirball Bridge and Full I-405 Closures On Saturday, October 26, 2013 and continuing through Monday, October 28, 2013, the contractor will be pouring the Skirball Bridge deck which requires: Full southbound I-405 closure from Valley Vista Bl to the southbound Skirball Center Dr on-ramp on Sunday, October 27, 1am to 4:30am with lanes … Continue reading More Problems for Night Owls on the 405 Near UCLA
Back in December 2011, commuters on the 405 Freeway through the Sepulveda Pass drove by an unusual sight. A retaining wall built for the new car-pool lane was collapsing, the gray concrete panels visibly buckling and falling. Alarmed by the discovery, construction crews tore down the wall. At least 14 other walls also came down … Continue reading Don’t worry about us here at UCLA! Take all the time you need!