I-5 Corridor Improvements – SR-134 to Buena Vista Street, March 3-11, 2016

New Victory Place Left-Turn Lane: A third left-turn lane has been added at southbound Victory Place to eastbound Burbank Boulevard to ease congestion. This third left-turn lane is also a through lane.

Victory Place Detour: March 7-11, 6:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., southbound Victory Place traffic will be detoured to Maria Street to accommodate utility work and manhole installation. Flaggers will direct motorists. Avoid the area on March 8 between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Rain may require schedule changes.

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 March 3-11, 2016

SR-134 to Magnolia Boulevard

Bridge Construction: Work on Sonora Avenue, Alameda Avenue and Western Avenue Bridges. Placement of mulching materials on slopes.

Magnolia Boulevard to Buena Vista Street

Buena Vista Street Bridge (Winona Bridge): Forming deck for southbound I-5 widening.

Buena Vista Street Railroad Bridge: Forming and pouring median pier.

Empire Avenue Railroad Underpass: Forming and pouring underpass pier cap and abutment walls. Retaining wall and drainage work.  

Railroad Retaining Wall: Installation of precast wall panels between Hollywood Way and Buena Vista Street. Installation of overhang for construction of the top of the wall between Hollywood Way and Burbank Boulevard.

Southbound Burbank Boulevard Off-Ramp: Installation of barrier slab for retaining wall.

Victory Place: Forming of abutments for the bridge and walls.

Old San Fernando Road Tunnel: Storm drain work.

Front Street at Magnolia Boulevard: Unloading and stacking steel beams.

Utility Work: Digging, shoring and backfilling a manhole on Victory Place between Maria Street and Wilson Avenue.

➤ CLOSURES for March 3-11, 2016

SR-134 to Magnolia Boulevard

+ The Los Angeles River Bike Path between Riverside Drive and just south of the SR-134 overcrossing in the City of Los Angeles will be closed through spring 2016. A signed detour is posted that directs bike path users to Zoo Drive and Western Heritage Way. See map here.

Magnolia Boulevard to Buena Vista Street

+ March 7-11, 6:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., southbound Victory Place traffic will be detoured to Maria Street to accommodate utility work and manhole installation. Flaggers will direct motorists. Avoid the area on March 8 between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Rain may require schedule changes.

+ Intermittent ight closures of southbound I-5 Burbank Boulevard off-ramp, 9 p.m. to 6 a.m.

+ 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: Intermittent full street closures in both directions from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. Detours will be posted.

Click HERE to see these closures on an interactive map.

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