405 Freeway Closure

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Closures Set For 405 Freeway In Long Beach

Motorists who use the 405 Freeway during overnight hours will want to find an alternate way through Long Beach this week.


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405 Freeway Closures Slated For Tuesday, Wednesday Nights In Sepulveda Pass

The southbound 405 Freeway will be closed Tuesday and Wednesday nights from the 101 Freeway to Getty Center Drive so crews can install girders for the Skirball Bridge in the Sepulveda Pass.


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405 Freeway Closure In Effect Overnight

All lanes of the southbound San Diego (405) Freeway were scheduled to be closed overnight Wednesday between the Getty Center and Sunset Boulevard off-ramps for restriping work.


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The Real Carmageddon? Wilshire Ramps To 405 To Be Closed

Officials say we could be headed towards a bigger and badder version of “Carmageddon” when a scheduled 405 Freeway closure hits at Wilshire Boulevard.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/08/2011

Public Transportation Use Hits Record Levels During ‘Carmageddon’

Riders hopped aboard regional Metrolink trains at record levels during the closure of a stretch of the 405 Freeway, according to transit officials.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/18/2011

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‘Mission Accomplished!’ 405 Freeway Reopens Early

The event that many feared would be the “Carmageddon” of epic traffic jams cruised calmly to a finish Sunday, with work on the half-century-old Mulholland Bridge completed nearly a full day ahead of schedule and officials reopening a 10-mile stretch of the busy 405 Freeway.


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

TRAFFIC BLOG: 405 Closure Traffic Updates

Leyla Gulen’s hour-by-hour look at LA Traffic…


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TRAFFIC BLOG: 405 Closure Traffic Updates

Whitney Drolen’s hour-by-hour look at LA Traffic…

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/16/2011

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Westwood Businesses, Streets Quiet Amid 405 Freeway Closure

Business was slow and parking plentiful in Westwood Saturday as Angelenos avoided the area due to the much-anticipated closure of the San Diego (405) Freeway.


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Bike Vs. Jet: SoCal Cyclists Race To Beat ‘Carmaggedon’ Shuttle

One group will reportedly board one of the several Jet Blue flights scheduled for Saturday, while a second group will start pedaling from the San Fernando Valley all the way out to the South Bay.


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Emergency Crews Prepare For 405 Freeway Closure

The Los Angeles Fire Department will have extra firefighters, engines and trucks patrolling the Sepulveda Pass to make sure response times aren’t affected when the 405 Freeway closes this weekend.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/12/2011

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Helicopter Tours Offer Bubbly Alternative To ‘Carmageddon’

The tour — which lasts about 45 minutes — will also include other famous sites around the Southland, including Griffith Observatory, the Hollywood sign and other landmarks.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–07/11/2011


Westside, Valley Bus Riders Ride Free On Car-Mageddon Weekend

Car-mageddon weekend promises to be a blessing in disguise for bus riders, who will get to ride free on a total of 26 bus lines along major Westside and San Fernando routes.


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Signs Warning Of Upcoming 405 Closure May Be Causing Delays

Signs along Southland freeways warning of the upcoming closure of the 405 Freeway may be causing traffic issues of their own.