You may have noticed, we’ve been taking a bit of a break here at the Larchmont Buzz to enjoy the summer. We would be remiss, however, if we didn’t inform the community that the intersection of Wilshire Blvd and La Brea Ave will be closed for much of the coming weekend due to Metro work on the utility relocation for digging of the subway. Traffic will be rerouted per the directives, below.
The northern section of Larchmont Blvd, between Beverly and Melrose will also be closed off this weekend for street repaving.
|Utility Relocation Work, Wilshire and La Brea IntersectionNote: This construction work will close the intersection of La Brea and Wilshire nightly from 8pm to 6am 8/11 to 8/14 and 10pm 8/14 to 8am 8/15. Please plan accordingly if traveling after 8pm in this area.SUMMARYNight Work: Metro contractors will be performing utility relocation work at the intersection of Wilshire and La Brea beginning 8pm Monday, August 11 and continuing nightly from 8pm to 6am until 6am Friday, August 14 and 10pm Friday, August 14 to 8am Saturday, August 15. Work consists of new electrical duct relocation improvements and water distribution advancements. This operation requires the following lane closures:
ESSENTIALS Paving Work
NOTEWORTHY Detour from La Brea going north: Right on Wilshire, left on Highland, left on 6th street to La Brea. Detour from Wilshire going east: Right on La Brea, left on Olympic, left on Highland to Wilshire. WHAT TO EXPECT