New Caltrans Closures and Detours for Coming Week

By On January 29, 2016

Upcoming Buena Vista Street closures between Winona Avenue and San Fernando Boulevard:

  • Saturday, Jan. 30, at 3 a.m. to Sunday, Jan. 31, at 6 p.m., Buena Vista Street will be closed in both directions for bridge work. Detours will be posted.
  • Monday, Feb. 1, through Friday, Feb. 5, there will be intermittent Buena Vista Street lane closures in both directions from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m., but the street will remain open to motorists. Detours will be posted.

Illegal dumping is a crime. Violators will be prosecuted. If you notice illegal dumping at a construction site, get the license plate number and call 911.

Construction activities and closures listed below are subject to change. Work will occur during daytime hours unless otherwise noted.

➤ CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITIES for January 28 – February 5, 2016

SR-134 to Magnolia Boulevard

Bridge Construction: Work on Sonora Avenue, Alameda Avenue and Western Avenue Bridges. Placement of mulching materials on slopes.

Magnolia Boulevard to Buena Vista Street

Buena Vista Bridge (Winona Bridge): Forming soffit and stems (lower part of bridge structure) for southbound I-5 widening.

Buena Vista Railroad Bridge: Forming of median pier footings and abutments (supporting structures at the ends of the bridge span).

Buena Vista Ramps: Installation of stamped concrete.

Empire Avenue: Pouring and forming underpass abutment walls and pier. Retaining wall work.

Railroad Retaining Wall: Installation of precast wall panels between Hollywood Way and Burbank Boulevard.

Victory Place: Forming of abutments for the bridge and walls.

Old San Fernando Road Tunnel: Concrete crushing.

Utility Work:  Conduit work on Victory Place between Empire Avenue and Wilson Avenue. Flaggers will direct motorists.

➤ CLOSURES for January 28 – February 5

SR-134 to Magnolia Boulevard

+ Intermittent closures of the northbound I-5 Alameda Avenue off- and on-ramps from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

+ The Los Angeles River Bike Path between Riverside Drive and just south of the SR-134 overcrossing in the City of Los Angeles will be closed through spring 2016. A signed detour is posted that directs bike path users to Zoo Drive and Western Heritage Way. See map here.

Magnolia Boulevard to Buena Vista Street

+ Buena Vista Street closures between Winona Avenue and San Fernando Boulevard:

  • Thursday, January 21st, at 10 p.m. to Friday, January 22nd, at 6 a.m., Buena Vista Street will be closed in both directions for shoring removal. Detours will be posted.
  • Saturday, January 23rd, at 3 a.m. to Sunday, January 24th, at 6 p.m., Buena Vista Street will be closed in both directions for bridge work. Detours will be posted.
  • Monday, January 25th, through Friday, January 29th, there will be intermittent Buena Vista Street lane closures in both directions from 9 a.m. to

Intermittent closure of the southbound I-5 Burbank Boulevard off-ramp for equipment loading (night work).

Click HERE to see these closures on an interactive map.

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