I-5 NORTH Construction Advisory – SR-134 to Buena Vista Street, July 20-27, 2018

Work will occur during daytime hours unless otherwise noted.

Construction Activities

SR-134 to Magnolia Boulevard

Sonora Avenue, Alameda Avenue, Western Avenue, Providencia Avenue, and LA River Bridges: Crews are working in the I-5 median to widen the bridges.

Providencia Avenue: Crews are completing fence barriers and removing overhang brackets on the pedestrian bridge.

LA River:  Crews are constructing the walkway and working at night to remove the median barriers and a portion of the bridge deck in the median.

I-5 Median: Crews are installing drainage at night and during the day.  Crews are placing concrete pavement at night.

Magnolia Boulevard to Buena Vista Street

Northbound I-5 near Old San Fernando Boulevard Tunnel: Crews finished placing concrete for the bridge deck, which is in a curing period through July 28.

Buena Vista Street: Crews are seismic retrofitting bridge columns at Buena Vista Street.

Northbound I-5 between Burbank Boulevard and Cohasset Street: Crews are paving (lean concrete base) and constructing concrete barriers and soundwalls.

Empire Avenue:  Crews are grading the new Empire Avenue between Victory Place and Maria Street.

Old Front Street/Burbank Boulevard/I-5 Southbound Future On Ramp: Crews are relocating utilities.

Closures & Detours

SR-134 to Magnolia Boulevard

Alameda Avenue, Sonora Avenue and Western Avenue Lane Closures:
Intermittent daytime and nighttime street and lane closures on Alameda Avenue, Sonora Avenue and Western Avenue through 2018. Detours are posted.

Northbound and Southbound Lane Closures:
Northbound and southbound lane closures between 10 p.m. and 6 a.m., at times reducing I-5 to one or two lanes in either direction.

Magnolia Boulevard to Buena Vista Street

Northbound and Southbound I-5 Lane Closures:
Intermittent nighttime northbound and southbound I-5 lane closures between Magnolia Boulevard and Hollywood Way from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m.

Front Street Long-Term Closure:
Front Street between the Metrolink station (south of the Magnolia Boulevard Bridge) and Burbank Boulevard will be a northbound-only one-way street.  For access to the Metrolink station from northbound I-5 use the Olive Avenue exit to 1st Street and cross under the freeway on Verdugo Avenue, and southbound I-5, use the Verdugo Avenue off-ramp exit.

Buena Vista Street Closures:
Intermittent daytime and nighttime closures of Buena Vista Street, in both directions, between San Fernando Boulevard and Winona Avenue.  Buena Vista Street is reduced to one lane in each direction between San Fernando Boulevard and Winona Avenue.

On- and Off-Ramp Closures:
Intermittent on- and off-ramp closures at Buena Vista Street, San Fernando Boulevard and Burbank Boulevard from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m.  Detours will be provided.

Empire Avenue Closure:
Empire Avenue between Wilson Avenue and Victory Place will remain closed through 2018.

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