I-5 NORTH Construction Advisory – SR-134 to Buena Vista Street, January 10-17, 2020

Work will occur during daytime hours unless otherwise noted. The schedule is weather-permitting and subject to change.

Construction Activities

SR-134 to Magnolia Boulevard

I-5 between Verdugo Avenue and Magnolia Boulevard: Crews are replacing concrete pavement. Some of this work occurs at night.

I-5 between SR-134 and Magnolia Boulevard: Crews are installing barrier-mounted signs, joint seals and the irrigation system. Some of this work occurs at night.

Providencia Avenue: Crews are installing lighting and fence barriers on the pedestrian bridge.

Bonnywood Place: Crews are scheduled to grind and pave Bonnywood Place, between East Angeleno Avenue and East Orange Grove Avenue.

Magnolia Boulevard to Buena Vista Street

I-5 at Buena Vista Street: Crews are constructing freeway bridge approach and departure slabs.

Burbank Boulevard: Crews are constructing retaining walls and excavating.

Victory Place and Old Empire Avenue: Crews are scheduled to grind and pave sections of Victory Place both north and south of Empire Avenue, and Old Empire Avenue west of Victory Place.

Closures & Detours

SR-134 to Magnolia Boulevard

Weekend Lane and Ramp Closures on Southbound I-5:

Starting at 10 p.m. Friday, January 10 and continuing until 5 a.m. Monday, January 13, Southbound I-5 will be reduced to only one or two lanes as crews construct concrete pavement between Magnolia Boulevard and Verdugo Avenue in Burbank.

Motorists are strongly advised to avoid delays on southbound I-5 by using other routes during these weekend closures. The detour shown below in PURPLE is recommended for drivers on southbound I-5 to bypass the construction area:
 
The following schedule is weather-permitting and subject to change:
 
Friday, January 10
10 p.m. – The left two lanes will close, leaving only the right two lanes (lanes #3 and 4) open to traffic on southbound I-5 between Magnolia Boulevard and Verdugo Avenue.
NOTE: The southbound on-ramps at Empire Avenue and Burbank Boulevard, and the southbound on- and off-ramps at Verdugo Avenue/Front Street will be closed during all or part of this weekend paving operation. Detours are provided.
 
11:59 p.m. – The southbound #3 lane will close, leaving only the #4 lane open to traffic.
 
Saturday, January 11
5 a.m. – The #3 lane will open (Lanes #3 and 4 will be open for the remainder of Saturday and all day Sunday).
 
Sunday, January 12
11:59 p.m. – The #3 lane will close, leaving only the #4 lane open to traffic.
 
Monday, January 13
4 a.m. – The #3 lane will open.
5 a.m. – All southbound lanes will open. On- and off-ramps will open by 6 a.m.
 
The schedule is weather-permitting and all dates and times are subject to change. NOTE: Similar lane and ramp closures on this section of southbound I-5 are scheduled on the weekends of Jan. 24-27, Jan. 31-Feb. 3, Feb. 7-10 and Feb. 21-24.
 
Closure of Bonnywood Place, East Angeleno Avenue, East Orange Grove Avenue, and Olive Avenue off-ramp and on-ramp: Crews are scheduled to grind and pave Bonnywood Place on Tuesday, January 14, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., which will require closing Bonnywood Place between East Angeleno Avenue and East Orange Grove Avenue and closing East Angeleno Avenue and East Orange Grove Avenue west of First Street, and closing the northbound I-5 off-ramp and on-ramp at Olive Avenue. Detours are provided.
NOTE: These closures are scheduled to be repeated one week later, on Tuesday, January 21, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for installation of lane striping and roadway marking.
 

Intermittent Northbound and Southbound I-5 Lane Closures: Intermittent 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.

Alameda Avenue, Sonora Avenue, Western Avenue and South Flower Street Lane Closures: Intermittent daytime and nighttime street, ramp and lane closures on Alameda Avenue, Sonora Avenue, Western Avenue and South Flower Street. Detours are posted.

Magnolia Boulevard to Buena Vista Street

Closures on Victory Place and Old Empire Avenue:  Intermittent lane and street closures will occur Sunday, January 12, between 7 a.m. and 9 p.m., as crews grind and pave sections of Victory Place both north and south of Empire Avenue, and Old Empire Avenue west of Victory Place. Intermittent lane closures will occur during these hours on westbound “new” Empire Avenue between Victory Place and Valpreda Street.

NOTE: Crews will continue grinding and paving in a northward direction along Victory Place on Monday, January 13, between 7 a.m. and 9 p.m., involving some lane closures on Victory Place.

 

Long-term Ramp Closures at Burbank Boulevard:  Long-term or permanent ramp closures are in effect at three of the five I-5 on/off ramps at Burbank Boulevard. They are as follows:  The Southbound I-5 off-ramp to Burbank Boulevard is closed until 2020. The Northbound I-5 loop off-ramp to Westbound Burbank Boulevard and the Westbound Burbank Boulevard loop on-ramp to Southbound I-5 are closed permanently and new ramps will be constructed. Detours are posted.

Northbound and Southbound I-5 Lane Closures: Intermittent northbound and southbound lane closures between 9 p.m. and 6 a.m., at times reducing I-5 to one or two lanes in either direction.

On- and Off-Ramp Closures and Lane Closures:  Intermittent on- and off-ramp closures and lane closures at Buena Vista Street, Empire Avenue,  San Fernando Boulevard and Burbank Boulevard from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. Detours are posted.

 

 

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