Colorado/17th To Close In Santa Monica For 11 Days Starting Saturday

Thursday, 20 Mar 2014, 8:07:00 AM

Brenton Garen

The Expo Line Construction Authority is planning a full closure of 17th Street at Colorado Avenue in Santa Monica starting 1 am this Saturday, March 22.

The closure will continue through 8 am Wednesday, April 2, 2014 for rail crossing installation.

Closure Impacts:

-- Northbound 17th Street will be closed to through traffic at Colorado Avenue and will be detoured at Olympic Boulevard. Left and right turns onto Colorado Avenue will be prohibited.

-- Southbound 17th Street will be closed to through traffic at Colorado Avenue and will be detoured at Santa Monica Boulevard. Right turns onto Colorado Avenue will be allowed, but left turns will be prohibited.

-- Eastbound Colorado Avenue will be closed at 17th Street and traffic will be detoured to southbound 17th Street.

-- Westbound Colorado Avenue will remain open.

-- Pedestrians crossing Colorado Avenue north of the closure will be detoured to 14th Street or 19th Street. Pedestrians south of the closure will be directed to Westbound Colorado Avenue to 14th Street.

-- Local access in the closure areas will be maintained at all times.

The detailed construction notice is available here: http://www.buildexpo.org/wp-content/uploads/030714-EXPO-P2-CONSTRUCTION-NOTICE-Track-Installation-for-17th-Street.pdf.

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