Climate change, demonstration, extinction rebellion, sunset boulevard Climate Change Activists Shut Down Sunset Blvd. – CBS Los Angeles

HOLLYWOOD (CBSLA) — A busy intersection of Sunset Boulevard was re-opened Monday night after it was shut down during a demonstration conducted by climate change activists.

The busy roadway was closed at Cahuenga Blvd. as demonstrators gathered in support of socio-political movement Extinction Rebellion, snarling rush hour traffic.

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LAPD was on the scene. According to police, Extinction Rebellion did not have a permit to protest but officers allowed it to continue and were able to move activists out of the street. 

The intersection was re-opened to traffic shortly before 7 p.m.

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No arrests were reported.