Thursday, June 5, 2014
Remember those Statements that Our I-405 Problems Were Over?
The I-405 carpool lanes finally opened two weeks ago after five years of work, but construction and closures seem to never end on America’s busiest urban highway. The freeway between Sunset Boulevard and Getty Center Drive will close from midnight to 5 a.m. tonight ... to allow for demolition, excavation, paving and drainage work as part of the Sepulveda Pass Improvement Project. Ramps will begin closing both nights as early as 7 p.m., and lanes will start to shut down by 10 p.m. A detour route will run along Sepulveda Boulevard and adjoining side streets, but based on the traffic jams associated with past closures, it might be best to avoid the area entirely...
I guess it's hard to remember: