I-5 Construction Advisory – SR-134 to Buena Vista Street, Dec. 1-9, 2016

Construction activities and closures are subject to change.

Please remember, illegal dumping is a crime. Violators will be prosecuted.

Construction Activities

Work will occur during daytime hours unless otherwise noted.

SR-134 to Magnolia Boulevard

Providencia Avenue Bridge: Installation of girders, diaphragms (girder connectors) and tension bolts; deck construction. More information is here. (Possible night work.)

Sonora, Western, Alameda Bridges: Demo and structure excavation in the median.

Los Angeles River Bridge: Construction of bridge abutments in the median.  (Possible night work.)

Magnolia Boulevard to Buena Vista Street

Victory Place at Empire Avenue: Construct curbs and gutters.

Leland Way Sign Structure Installation: This operation will begin this month, start date to come.

Empire I-5 Undercrossing: Backfill abutment walls. Construct forms and place reinforcing steel for stems and soffit.

Buena Vista Street Bridge (Winona Bridge): Install forms and rebar for center span’s stem and soffit (top portion of bridge). 

Empire Avenue Railroad Underpass: Strip coping (top surface) on retaining wall.

Empire Avenue: Install forms and rebar, strip walls west of Victory Place.

Hollywood Way to Buena Vista Street: Place railroad ballast, install signalization conduits and concrete ties.

Victory Place and Empire Avenue: Grade street and intersection.

Northbound I-5 San Fernando Boulevard On-Ramp: Remove retaining wall. Construct footing and walls. Remove vegetation on slopes. Set k-rail.

Pump Building: Form vault room floor. Install forms and rebar, pour walls.


SR-134 to Magnolia Boulevard

+ Street closures for Sonora Avenue, Western Avenue and Providencia Avenue: Intermittent daytime lane closures, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., under the I-5 bridge through February 2017. Traffic will be maintained in both directions. Some sidewalk closures are expected as well. A pedestrian detour will be provided.

+ Up to two inside lanes closed in each direction on the I-5 Los Angeles River bridge and Providencia Avenue bridge the nights of Dec. 7 and 8, 9 p.m. to 6 a.m.

+ Through mid-2017 there will be intermittent daytime bike path closures between Riverside Drive and just south of the SR-134 overcrossing in the City of Los Angeles. When the path is closed, a signed detour will direct users to Zoo Drive and Western Heritage Way.

Magnolia Boulevard to Buena Vista Street

+ Full closure of Empire Avenue between Wilson Avenue and Victory Place through December 2016. Work hours will be from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m., primarily Monday through Friday. The closure will remain in place 24/7. A detour will be posted. Click here for more information.

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