I-5 Construction Advisory – SR-134 to Buena Vista Street, June 24 – July 1, 2016

There will be no I-5 construction closures over the Fourth of July holiday weekend: Friday, July 1, at 6 a.m. to Monday, July 4, at midnight. Happy Fourth!

Construction activities and closures listed below are subject to change. Work will occur during daytime hours unless otherwise noted.

Illegal dumping is a crime. Violators will be prosecuted. If you notice illegal dumping at a construction site, get the license plate number and call 911.

➤ CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITIES for June 24 – July 1, 2016

SR-134 to Magnolia Boulevard

Pier Construction: Near the Los Angeles River Bike Path (night work).

Soundwall Installation: Southbound I-5 over the Los Angeles River.

Bridge Work: Alameda Avenue, Western Avenue, Sonora Avenue (night work).

Magnolia Boulevard to Buena Vista Street

Empire I-5 Undercrossing: Excavate footings and drill CIDH (cast-in-drilled-holes / support structure) piles.

Buena Vista Street Bridge (Winona Bridge): Form backwalls and center span.

Empire Avenue Railroad Underpass: Construct and backfill retaining walls at Empire Avenue.  Construct temporary wall next to shoofly for future retaining wall.

Empire Avenue: Install water lines.

Northbound I-5 San Fernando Boulevard On-Ramp: Retaining wall work.

Buena Vista Railroad Underpass: Erect steel bridge.

Pump House: Form and pour middle walls and deck; waterproof and backfill lower walls.

Victory Place: Form and pour abutments.

Conduit installation: East of the shoofly railroad track in the area of I-5 underpass (vacated Scott Road off-ramp area.)

➤ CLOSURES for June 24 – July 1, 2016

SR-134 to Magnolia Boulevard

+ 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. See map here.

+ Up to three lanes of northbound I-5 will be closed between 9 p.m. and 6 a.m. from Colorado Street to just south of Western Avenue. Closure of three lanes will occur very late (midnight to 4 a.m.) when traffic volumes are lowest.

+ Street closures under I-5 on Alameda Avenue, Western Avenue and Sonora Avenue from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. Detours will be posted.

Magnolia Boulevard to Buena Vista Street

Intermittent nighttime lanes closures on southbound I-5 between Hollywood Way and Burbank Boulevard.

Intermittent nighttime ramp closures at southbound Buena Vista Street off-ramp and southbound Burbank Boulevard off-ramp.

+ Buena Vista Street closures between Winona Avenue and San Fernando Boulevard:

  • Day closures: Intermittent lane closures in both directions from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The street will remain open to motorists.
  • Night closures: Full street closures in both directions from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m, Sunday through Friday (no weekends.) Detours will be posted.

Click HERE to see these closures on an interactive map.






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