Posted Feb. 11, 2014, 9:23 am
Caltrans is urging Los Angeles residents to avoid the 80-hour closure of the 405 Freeway in West LA this Presidents' Day weekend, Feb. 14-18, to avoid sitting in lengthy delays.
Posted Jan. 22, 2014, 9:42 am
Traffic on the 405 Freeway came to a standstill Wednesday morning after a fatal accident in the northbound lanes just north of Getty Center Drive at 3:45 am.
Posted Dec. 25, 2013, 9:24 am
Motorists traveling south on the 405 Freeway through West Los Angeles will be made to take a short detour during an early morning five-hour full directional closure on Friday, Dec. 27.
Posted Dec. 4, 2013, 9:53 am
A major traffic accident shut down the southbound lanes of the 405 Freeway at Sherman Way in Van Nuys for about an hour Wednesday morning.
Posted Aug. 24, 2013, 8:59 am
The eastbound Wilshire Boulevard northbound on-ramp to the 405 Freeway closed late Thursday for 90 days.
Posted Aug. 18, 2013, 8:58 am
The eastbound Wilshire Boulevard on-ramp to northbound 405 Freeway will close for 90 days starting Thursday, Aug 22. Once rebuilt, the on-ramp will have nearly 300 percent greater capacity.
Posted Aug. 2, 2013, 11:01 am
The northbound (NB) I-405 off-ramp to Sunset Boulevard will be closed 24 hours a day for demolition and reconstruction, for 120 days, starting 7 pm tonight through to Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013.
Posted Jul. 28, 2013, 8:42 am
Westside motorists take note -- the northbound (NB) I-405 off-ramp to Sunset Boulevard will be closed 24 hours a day for demolition and reconstruction, for 120 days, starting next Saturday, Aug. 3 to Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013.
Posted May. 17, 2013, 1:16 pm
Santa Monica commuters prepare -- the I-405 Sepulveda Pass Improvements Project contractor will conduct two full 10-hour northbound I-405 freeway closures from the Santa Monica Boulevard off-ramp to the Santa Monica Boulevard on-ramp in West Los Angeles tonight, May 17, and Saturday, May 18 from 11 pm to 9 am each day.
Posted Sep. 28, 2012, 6:39 am
Ramps along the 10-mile closure area of the 405 Freeway between the 10 and 101 freeways will begin to be shut down for "Carmageddon II" as early as 7 p.m. tonight and closure of individual freeway lanes will begin at 10 p.m. to ensure full freeway closure by midnight.
Posted Sep. 28, 2012, 4:21 am
The City of Santa Monica Emergency Operations Center has been activated for the 405 closure this weekend to ensure uninterrupted support of city staff and constant communication throughout the region to handle any situation resulting from the event.
Posted Aug. 31, 2012, 5:47 am
Three weeks ahead of schedule, the 405 Freeway westbound Wilshire Boulevard on-ramp and the northbound off-ramp will re-open to traffic today. The two ramp closures, popularly known as “Ramp Jam,” were originally scheduled for 90-day closures that officially began on June 22 with reopening originally scheduled for Sept. 22.
Posted Aug. 15, 2012, 2:04 am
Starting this weekend, 64 Changeable Message Signs (CMS) located on most Los Angeles County freeways will begin displaying information about the upcoming closure of the San Diego Freeway (I-405).
Posted Jul. 19, 2012, 7:15 am
Part two of "Carmageddon" is scheduled for September 29-30, which will see a 10-mile closure of both directions of the 405 Freeway. During the closure, contractors will demolish the remaining side of the Mulholland Bridge.
Posted Jul. 5, 2012, 2:28 am
The I-405 Sepulveda Pass Improvements Project is taking today, July 5, to reduce lanes and close connectors as part of improvement works.
Posted Jun. 23, 2012, 4:00 am
Plan ahead, adjust your travel times, and share the ride -- that's the message from the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority. The 405 Freeway Wilshire ramp closures started at 10 p.m. Friday night. Construction of the westbound and northbound on and off-ramps from Wilshire is expected to take 90 days.
Posted Nov. 14, 2011, 5:20 am
The I-405 Sepulveda Pass Improvements Project contractor is anticipated to begin loading out 60 foot beams from the construction area along the sou...
Posted Nov. 4, 2011, 1:57 am
The I-405 Sepulveda Pass Improvements Project contractor is anticipated to begin demolition of the existing retaining wall along southbound 405 Fre...
Posted Nov. 2, 2011, 1:55 am
The 405 Sepulveda Pass Improvements Project enters a new stage with the contractor continuing drainage installation along the eastbound I-10 to sou...
Posted Oct. 30, 2011, 2:53 am
The 405 Freeway contractor will begin demolition and reconstruction of the northern half of the Sunset Boulevard Bridge starting Monday, Oct. 31, f...
Posted Oct. 28, 2011, 10:25 am
Tonight's fourth and final scheduled closure of the 405 Freeway this week between the 101 Freeway and Getty Center Drive has been canceled. ...
Posted Oct. 25, 2011, 4:15 am
The southbound lanes of the 405 Freeway will be closed from the 101 Freeway to Getty Center Drive tonight and Wednesday night, with northbound clos...
Posted Oct. 24, 2011, 2:09 am
The 405 contractor is anticipated to begin erecting bridge false-work at the Wilshire Boulevard under-crossing today, Oct. 24 through Thursday, Oct...
Posted Oct. 19, 2011, 2:57 am
The 405 construction contractor has postponed the full closure of Wilshire Boulevard until Monday, Oct. 24, 2011. The contractor is antici...
Posted Oct. 14, 2011, 3:08 am
As part of on-going reconstruction of the Mulholland Bridge, the contractor will need to occasionally close the southbound lane on Skirball Center ...