Friday, April 12, 2013
Starting Friday night, a mile-long section of the northbound San Diego (405) Freeway will be closed in West Los Angeles overnight this weekend to accommodate work needed to widen the freeway, a Metro spokesman said. Northbound lanes will be closed from the Santa Monica (10) Freeway to the Olympic Boulevard exit starting about 11 p.m. and reopened about 6 a.m., according to Metro, which is managing the project aimed at adding a northbound carpool lane. On Saturday, crews will start closing lanes about the same time as Friday, but the freeway will reopen about 7 a.m. on Sunday, then close about 11 p.m. that night. The overnight work is expected to wrap up before dawn Monday, with lanes reopening about 5 a.m., according to Metro. The Olympic Boulevard off-ramp also will be closed during work hours...
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