Construction on this project is 78% complete.
The first half of Valley View Ave. Bridge opened to traffic on Monday, October 7, 2019 with one lane in each direction. A second lane opened to traffic on the southbound side of the Valley View Avenue Bridge on Friday, September 18, 2020.
Completion of second half of Valley View Ave. Bridge: Revised to *mid-2022.
The new Valley View Ave. off ramp from southbound I-5 opened on September 19, 2020.
N. Firestone Blvd. reverts to two lanes in each direction east of Valley View Ave.: End of 2021.
N. Firestone Blvd. re-opened between Knott Ave. and Trojan Way on February 28, 2021.
New S. Firestone Blvd. running under the Valley View Ave. Bridge opened on July 13, 2020.
New S. Firestone connector ramp to the Valley View Ave. Bridge opened on February 28. 2021.
I-5 Valley View Ave. Interchange projected date of completion: Revised to *mid-2022.
Monday, April 19 through Friday, April 23, there will be traffic control / flagging with a traffic lane shift in effect from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. each day on N. Firestone Boulevard at the Coyote Creek Bridge (near Trojan Way) in La Mirada. Map below:
Crews are constructing a rebar grid across the deck of the middle section of the second half of the new bridge in preparation for a final layer of concrete. Aerial video & photos below:
The new ramp connecting S. Firestone Boulevard to the Valley View Ave. Bridge is open. Photos below:
Concrete paving for new southbound I-5 lanes continues:
The first layer of concrete was poured on the middle section of the second half of the bridge. Before and after photos below:
Photos and video of earlier concrete paving below:
Aerial overview of the I-5 Valley View Ave. Project construction site below:
Video of falsework (temporary frame) of middle section of second half of bridge below: