Serving Larchmont Village, Hancock Park, and the Greater Wilshire neighborhoods of Los Angeles since 2011.

The Street Beat this Week

Council District 4 shared the following news that may impact life in the greater Hancock Park / Wilshire neighborhoods this week:

Fireworks at the Grove, Sunday November 11, 2012. As part of the Annual Christmas Tree Lighting at the Grove (Fairfax and Third St.) there will be a fireworks show at approximately 9:30 pm. Please don’t be alarmed or call police relating to the noise.

Wilshire and La Brea Utility Relocation Set To Begin November 13, 2012.  As a part of the advanced utility relocation activities for the Westside Subway Extension, contractors for AT&T will be relocating an existing underground telecommunications line to make room for the future Wilshire/La Brea Station of the Metro Purple Line.

Work will take place on Wilshire Boulevard between Detroit and La Brea as well as Detroit Street south of
Wilshire  (the Post Office corner) between Nov 13 and Dec 23, 2012. One to two lanes of traffic will be maintained open in each direction at all times, but traffic will be slow. Parking restrictions will be implemented in the immediate area of the construction zone. Click for more information.

Hollywood Boulevard To Be Resurfaced November 12 – 14, 2012.  The resurfacing of Hollywood Boulevard is beginning November 12 when work crews will work from 9 pm to 7 am each day. November 12 will cover Gower to Wilcox, November 13 will cover Wilcox to Highland, and the final phase on November 14 will cover Highland to La Brea. Vehicles will have access during the resurfacing project. However, it is requested that driving be limited within the project area to avoid possible damage to your vehicle.

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Julie Grist
Julie Grist
Julie co-founded the Larchmont Buzz with fellow buzzer Mary Hawley in 2011 and served as Editor, Publisher and writer for the hive for many years until the sale of the Buzz in August 2015. She is still circling the hive as an occasional writer.

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