405 Carmageddon

Workers demolish the south side of Mulholland overpass on the 405 freeway during the 53-hour total freeway closure. (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

MTA Begins Countdown To Carmageddon II With Online Ticker

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority has created an official online countdown to the second “Carmageddon” — which will close the San Diego (405) Freeway in September.


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Original June Date To Carmageddon II Delayed As Late As September

The sequel to last summer’s Carmageddon has been delayed, possibly until September.


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Amtrak To Offer Half-Price Fares At Some Stations This Weekend

Amtrak plans to offer half-price fares this weekend to passengers traveling between Union Station in downtown and Bob Hope Airport in Burbank, giving travelers another option during the upcoming closure of the San Diego (405) Freeway.