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Routes To Avoid During 26th Annual LA Marathon

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LOS ANGELES (CBS) — The city Department of Transportation Monday released a detailed list of streets that will be closed Sunday to make way for the 26th annual Los Angeles Marathon.

Street closures will begin as early at 3:15 a.m. for the early stages of the race, with most Los Angeles streets expected to be reopened by 3 p.m.

Additional street closures are expected in the cities of West Hollywood, Beverly Hills and Santa Monica.

From 3:15 a.m. to 10:20 a.m., the following streets will be closed:

– Elysian Park Avenue between Dodger Stadium and Sunset Boulevard
— Sunset Boulevard/Cesar Chavez Avenue between Douglas St. and Alameda St. (may be closed to Vignes St., if necessary)
— Temple Street between Alameda St. and Glendale Blvd.
— First Street between Alameda St. and Hope St.
— Main Street between Second St. and Alameda St.
— Spring Street between Cesar Chavez Ave. and Second St.
— Broadway between Ord St. and Second St.
— Hill Street between Ord St. and Second St.
— Olive Street between Second St. and First St.
— Grand Avenue between Second St. and Cesar Chavez Ave.
— Figueroa Street between First St. and Alpine St.
— Beaudry Avenue between First St. and Sunset Blvd.
— East Edgeware Road between Temple St. and Bellevue Ave.
— Bellevue Avenue between E. Edgeware Rd. and Glendale Blvd.
— Glendale Boulevard between Scott Ave. and Temple St.

Between 3:45 and 10:52 a.m., the following streets will be closed:

– Parkman Avenue between Glendale Blvd. and Sunset Blvd.
— Sunset Boulevard between Echo Park Ave. and Hollywood Blvd.
— Alvarado Street between Glendale Blvd. and Temple St.
— Santa Monica Boulevard between Hoover St. and Sunset Blvd.
— Griffith Park Boulevard between Effie St. and Sunset Blvd.
— Fountain Avenue between Myra Ave. and Virgil Ave.
— Hillhurst Avenue/Virgil Avenue between Franklin Ave. and Fountain Ave. (may be closed to Santa Monica Blvd., if necessary)
— Sunset Boulevard between Vermont Ave. and Virgil Ave.

From 3:55 to 11:24 a.m., the following streets will be closed:

– Hollywood Boulevard between Sunset Blvd. and La Brea Ave.
— Vermont Avenue between Sunset Blvd. and Franklin Ave.
— Normandie Avenue between Sunset Blvd. and Franklin Ave.
— Western Avenue between Sunset Blvd. and Franklin Ave.
— Wilton Place between Sunset Blvd. and Franklin Ave.
— Bronson Avenue between Sunset Blvd. and Franklin Ave.
— Gower Street between Sunset Blvd. and Franklin Ave.
— Vine Street between Sunset Blvd. and Franklin Ave.
— Cahuenga Boulevard between Sunset Blvd. and Franklin Ave.

From 4:05 a.m. to 12:12 p.m., the following streets will be closed:

– Highland Avenue between Santa Monica Blvd. and Franklin Ave.
— Orange Drive between Hollywood Blvd. and Sunset Blvd.
— Sunset Boulevard between Highland Ave. and Crescent Heights Blvd.
— La Brea Avenue between Hollywood Blvd. and De Longpre Ave.
— Fairfax Avenue between Hollywood Blvd. and Sunset Blvd.
— Laurel Canyon Boulevard/Crescent Heights Boulevard between Hollywood Blvd. and Sunset Blvd.

From 4:20 a.m. to 1 p.m., the following streets will be closed:

– Doheny Drive between Beverly Blvd. and Burton Way
— Third Street between Robertson Blvd. and Doheny Drive
— Burton Way between Robertson Blvd. and Doheny Drive

From 4:45 a.m. to 2:04 p.m., the following streets will be closed:

– Santa Monica Boulevard (north side of street – westbound direction only) between Moreno Drive and Sawtelle Blvd.
— Beverly Glen Boulevard between Wilshire Blvd. and Santa Monica Blvd.
— Westwood Boulevard between Wilshire Blvd. and Santa Monica Blvd.
— Veteran Avenue between Wilshire Blvd. and Santa Monica Blvd.
— Sepulveda Boulevard between Wilshire Blvd. and Santa Monica Blvd. (may be closed to Olympic Blvd., if necessary)
— Cotner Avenue between Santa Monica Blvd. and Ohio Ave.
— Ohio Avenue between Veteran Ave. and Corinth Ave.

From 5 a.m. to 2:52 p.m., the following streets will be closed:

– San Vicente Boulevard between Wilshire Blvd. and Montana Ave.
— San Vicente Boulevard (south side of street – eastbound direction only) between Montana Ave. and 26th St.
— Barrington Avenue between Sunset Blvd. and Wilshire Blvd.
— Montana Avenue between Bundy Drive and Barrington Ave.
— Kenter Avenue/Bundy Drive between Sunset Blvd. and Wilshire Blvd.

(©2011 CBS Local Media, a division of CBS Radio Inc. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Wire services contributed to this report.)

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