Friday, February 22, 2013

Academy Awards and Caltrans: Hollywood Freeway Ramp Closures for Awards Ceremony

State of California • Department of Transportation

NEWS RELEASE
                                         
Date:         Friday, February 22, 2013
District:      7 – Los Angeles/Ventura Counties
Contact:     Public Affairs
Phone:       (213) 897-3656
 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


HOLLYWOOD FREEWAY (US 101) RAMP CLOSURES FOR ACADEMY AWARDS


LOS ANGELES - The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will close the north- and southbound Hollywood Freeway (US101) Highland Avenue off-ramps Sunday, February 24, from 10 a.m. to midnight.  An encroachment permit has been issued by Caltrans to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for the 85TH Annual Academy Awards Ceremony. Caltrans advises motorists to “Slow For The Cone Zone.”


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