Monday, February 27, 2012

Closure Notice: SR-47 in Long Beach

If you live or work in Long Beach, we’d like you to know about closures affecting SR-47 this week. Details:

Daily, 2/27 to 3/2, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

One lane of northbound and southbound SR-47 between Ocean Boulevard and Henry Ford Avenue.

Nightly, 2/27 to 3/1, 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.

One lane of northbound SR-47 between Ocean Boulevard and Henry Ford Avenue.

Nightly, 2/27 to 3/1, 7 p.m. to 6 a.m.

Full freeway closure of southbound SR-47 between New Dock Street and Ocean Boulevard.

The closures are related to the $200 million Schuyler Heim Bridge project, which replaces the existing lift-span bridge with a fixed-span structure. Construction began in November 2011 and is expected to wrap up in early 2016.