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Santa Monica’s Landmark California Incline To Be Rebuilt

A lengthy project is about to get underway to rebuild the California Incline — the landmark slanted road that connects the top of seaside Santa Monica’s towering Palisades bluffs with Pacific Coast Highway down below.

03/24/2015

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Hermosa Beach Intersection Closed Due To Broken Water Main, Sinkhole

A spokesperson for Hermosa Beach police said calls began coming in at 4:45 p.m. Monday of a sink hole caused by a water main break.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/23/2015

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Traffic Control Company Corners Movie Market With Coded Yellow Signs

Jim Morris, of JCL Barricade Company, spoke with CBS2’s Josh Rubenstein about how he came up with the idea to help productions better control traffic flow – and what some of the signs’ coded messages […]

03/17/2015

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Street Closures Planned For Obama’s Southland Departure

President Barack Obama will depart from Southern California Friday.

03/13/2015

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Metro Disputes Report Claiming 405 Project Increased Rush Hour Drive Times

Transportation officials Wednesday sought to downplay the findings of a report that calls into question just how effective a $1.1 billion project on the 405 Freeway has been in reducing traffic congestion.

03/04/2015

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Whittier Police Officers Sue City Over Alleged Traffic Ticket Quotas

A lawsuit filed by a half-dozen police officers against the city of Whittier claims city officials retaliated against them for their complaints over traffic citation quotas.

03/04/2015

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Police Investigating Report Of Suspicious Package In Encino

The package was reported shortly before 3 p.m. Tuesday inside a parking structure located on the southeast corner of the intersection.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/03/2015

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Setup For Oscars Expected To Cause Traffic Delays Near Hollywood & Highland

Drivers in the Hollywood and Highland area could face traffic delays this week due to street closures ahead of this year’s Academy Awards show.

02/16/2015

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Don’t Want To Be Late? Researchers Find Buffer Time Needed For LA Commuters

Drivers in Los Angeles not only bear the burden of painfully sluggish traffic but it’s the unpredictability of it all that can wreak havoc on your schedule.

02/04/2015

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Police Crack Down As ‘Sideshow’ Drivers Shut Down Freeways To Perform Donuts

The practice, which brings traffic to a standstill, is known as a “sideshow”. While drivers have been performing donuts for decades, the LAPD says that these sideshows only appeared recently, and that they are a problem.

01/26/2015

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Major Lane Closures Ahead For 5 Freeway In San Juan Capistrano

Traffic in South Orange County is going to be even worse than usual over the next three weeks, as significant lane closures are scheduled for weekdays on southbound Interstate 5 at San Juan Capistrano, starting Monday.

01/26/2015

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Northbound 710 Jammed After Pursuit Ends In Crash

Only one lane of the northbound 710 freeway lanes near Compton remains open, backing up traffic after a pursuit resulted in a crash by the suspect vehicle.

01/12/2015

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EB 60 Fwy In Hacienda Heights Reopened After Crash Involving 2 Big Rigs, Tour Bus

An accident involving two big rigs and a tour bus Wednesday shut down several eastbound lanes of the 60 Freeway in Hacienda Heights.

01/07/2015

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2 Killed In Head-On Collision In Torrance

Authorities say two people have died in a head-on collision in Torrance.

01/06/2015

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Statewide DUI Arrests Tripled, Road Deaths Doubled From Previous Holiday Period

Over the 2015 New Year’s Holiday Maximum Enforcement Period, six people were killed in traffic accidents throughout Los Angeles County, while California Highway Patrol officers made 236 arrests for suspicion of DUI, according to statistics announced Tuesday.

01/06/2015

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