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LA Mayor Unveils Plan To Slash Construction Time, Costs For Building Projects

Construction time and costs could be reduced for 600 building projects a year in the city of Los Angeles under a new initiative announced Thursday.

11/20/2014

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Board: Unlicensed Contractors Nabbed In Alhambra, Other Cities

A statewide sting has nabbed 112 unlicensed contractors who could face criminal charges for offering home repair services in seven cities, a state board said.

11/11/2014

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New Port Of Long Beach Bridge To Be Among Nation’s Tallest

After extensive preparatory work, construction crews are pouring the foundation of a bridge that will replace an aging span at the Port of Long Beach.

10/01/2014

This rendering shows the design of the future Regional Connector station at 2nd St. and Hope in downtown LA. (Photo courtesy Metro)

Construction Gets Underway On $1.4B Light Rail Regional Connector

Metro passengers will eventually use the connector to take a single trip to reach far-flung suburbs from Azusa to Long Beach, according to officials.

09/30/2014

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Two Separate Water Main Breaks Along Sunset Blvd Caused Traffic Backup

A pair of separate water main breaks made for a longer commute Monday along Sunset Boulevard.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/29/2014

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City Council Mulls Easing Ban On Street Construction During Rush Hour

The Los Angeles City Council is considering relaxing a ban that prohibits construction on city streets during rush hour.

09/18/2014

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Construction Begins For Terminal 1 Modernization Project At LAX

A groundbreaking ceremony was held Tuesday for the Los Angeles International Airport’s Terminal 1 Modernization project.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/16/2014

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Crews Break Ground On $650M USC Village

The Trojan Marching Band is banging the drum for a $650 million expansion that school officials say will transform both the campus and the surrounding neighborhood.

09/15/2014

1 Lane Of PCH To Be Closed Through Malibu For Road Maintenance

Road maintenance will force the closure of one lane of Pacific Coast Highway Friday in the Malibu area.

09/12/2014

Officials approved the controversial Target location back in 2010 before it faced several legal challenges. (CBS)

Judge Halts Construction On Partially-Built Target Store In Hollywood

A judge has ordered Target Corp. to stop work on a partly built Hollywood store that exceeded height regulations.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/21/2014

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Construction Workers To Call On LA Developer To Use ‘Ethical Contractors’

Construction workers including Latino immigrants and their supporters Thursday were expected to rally outside the offices of a Los Angeles developer to call on the firm to provide safer conditions to workers.

07/10/2014

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Several Construction Projects On 5 Freeway To Cause Traffic Delays Overnight

Three separate construction projects on the Golden State (5) Freeway are expected to cause delays starting Monday night.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/07/2014

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Woman’s Body Discovered At Freeway Construction Site In Riverside Deemed ‘Suspicious’

The death is being investigated by detectives from the robbery-homicide unit and forensic department technicians.

07/06/2014

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Bridge Demo Will Close Major LAX Artery In July

An upcoming construction project will force the closure of a major artery to Los Angeles International Airport.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/24/2014

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Ventura Developers May Face Water Fee For New Construction Projects

Drought conditions in Southern California could lead to a water fee for new construction projects in the city of Ventura.

06/16/2014

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