Friday, May 16, 2014

This Could Be the Last Time (for Sepulveda Pass Project Closures)

Northbound 405 Freeway Closures in West L.A., Sepulveda Pass Planned Nights of May 16-23

The I-405 Sepulveda Pass Improvements Project contractor is scheduled to conduct a new series of nighttime freeway closures on the northbound I-405 May 16 through 23 to facilitate permanent striping of general purpose lanes and electrical, drainage, concrete barrier, and k-rail removal work.  Closure information is as follows:

 The northbound I-405 will be fully closed from Skirball Center Drive to Greenleaf Street:

·  Morning of Saturday, May 17, 1 a.m. to 6 a.m.
·  Morning of Sunday, May 18, 2 a.m. to 7 a.m.
·  Night of Sunday, May 18, midnight to 5 a.m., Monday, May 19
·  Night of Monday, May 19, midnight to 5 a.m., Tuesday, May 20
·  Night of Tuesday, May 20, midnight to 5 a.m., Wednesday, May 21

Ramp Closures: Ramps begin closing as early as 7 p.m. and lanes begin closing at 10 p.m. on the nights of each operation.
·  Northbound Sunset Boulevard on-ramp 
·  Northbound Moraga on-ramp
·  Northbound Getty Center Drive on-ramp
·  Northbound Skirball Center Drive on-and-off-ramps
·  Northbound I-405 to the north US 101 connector

The northbound I-405 will be fully closed from Wilshire Boulevard to Greenleaf Street:

·  Night of Wednesday, May 21, midnight to 5 a.m., Thursday, May 22
·  Night of Thursday, May 22, midnight to 5 a.m., Friday, May 23

Ramp Closures: Ramps begin closing as early as 7 p.m. and lanes begin closing at 10 p.m. on the nights of each operation.
·  Northbound Santa Monica Boulevard on-ramp
·  Northbound on-ramp from eastbound and westbound Wilshire Boulevard
·  Northbound Sunset Boulevard on-ramp 
·  Northbound Moraga on-ramp
·  Northbound Getty Center Drive on-ramp
·  Northbound Skirball Center Drive on-and-off-ramps
·  Northbound I-405 to the north U.S. 101 connector

Detour Routes:
·         Detour for northbound I-405 closure from Skirball Center Dr to Greenleaf St: Take the northbound Getty Center Dr off-ramp, head north on Sepulveda Boulevard to the northbound I-405 on-ramp at Greenleaf St.

·         Detour for northbound I-405 closure from Wilshire Boulevard to Greenleaf Street: Take the northbound off-ramp to eastbound Wilshire Boulevard, head north on Sepulveda Boulevard to the northbound I-405 on-ramp at Greenleaf Street.

What to expect:
·         Work is dependent on favorable weather conditions.
·         Emergency access will be maintained at all times.
For a listing of daily closures and latest updates visit our website at www.metro.net/405 or follow us on twitter: www.twitter.com/I_405 and Facebook at www.facebook.com/405project