Caltrans Announces New Closures for I-5 Carpool Lane Project

By On July 26, 2012

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will close the following lanes, ramps, and connectors of the Golden State Freeway (I-5) and the Ventura Freeway (SR-134) as part of a $57.8 million improvement project to construct High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV or carpool) lanes in each direction along I-5 between SR-134 and Magnolia Boulevard. Closures are subject to change. Detours will be signed.

Golden State Freeway (I-5) Closures
Friday July 27 through Friday August 3, 2012

▪   Northbound I-5 Connector to Eastbound SR-134
TIME: 11 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 9 a.m. on Sunday July 29th)

▪   Southbound I-5 Connector to Eastbound SR-134
TIME: 11 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 7 a.m. on Saturday July 28th and 9 a.m. on
Sunday July 29th)

▪   Westbound SR-134 Connector to Northbound I-5
TIME: 11 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 7 a.m. on Saturday July 28th)

▪   Westbound SR-134 Northbound and Southbound San Fernando Road On Ramp
TIME: 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 9 a.m. on Sunday July 29th)

▪   Northbound I-5 Western Avenue Eastbound and Westbound On Ramp
TIME: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 12 p.m. Sunday July 29th)
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

▪   Northbound I-5 Western Avenue Eastbound and Westbound Off Ramp
TIME: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 12 p.m. on Sunday July 29th)
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

▪   Southbound I-5 Western Avenue Eastbound and Westbound On-Ramps
TIME: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 10 a.m. on Sunday July 29th)
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

▪   Southbound I-5 Western Avenue Westbound and Eastbound Off-Ramps
TIME 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 12 p.m. on Sunday July 29th)
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

▪   Northbound I-5 Eastbound and Westbound Olive Avenue/Verdugo Avenue Off
Ramp
TIME: 9p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 10 a.m. on Sunday July 29th)
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

▪   Southbound I-5 Eastbound and Westbound Olive Avenue/Verdugo Avenue Off
Ramp
TIME: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 12 p.m. on Sunday July 29th)
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

▪   Southbound I-5 Eastbound and Westbound Olive Avenue/Verdugo Avenue On
Ramp
TIME: 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 11 p.m. on Sunday July 29th)

▪   Northbound I-5 Eastbound and Westbound Olive Avenue/Verdugo Avenue On
Ramp
TIME: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 12 p.m. on Sunday July 29th)

▪   Northbound I-5 Eastbound and Westbound Alameda Avenue Off and On
Ramp
Time: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 12 p.m. on Sunday July 29th)
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

▪   Southbound I-5 Eastbound and Westbound Alameda Avenue Off and On Ramp
Time: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 12 p.m. on Sunday July 29th)
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

▪   Southbound I-5 Eastbound and Westbound Burbank Boulevard On Ramp
Time: 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 10 a.m. on Sunday July 29th)

·       Northbound I-5  Westbound Colorado Boulevard On Ramp
Time: 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 9 a.m. on Sunday July 29th)

▪   Northbound I-5 from Colorado Boulevard to SR-134
TIME: Up to three lanes – 10 p.m. to 6 a.m.(Until 10 a.m. on Sunday July
29th)
Four lanes- 1 a.m. to 5 a.m.

▪   Northbound I-5 from SR-134 to Burbank Boulevard

TIME: Up to two lanes – 10 p.m. to 6 a.m.
Three lanes- 1 a.m. to 5 a.m.

▪   Southbound I-5 from Burbank Boulevard to SR-134
TIME: Up to two lanes – 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 9 a.m. on Sunday July
29th)
Three lanes –2 a.m. to 5 a.m.

About the Project

This project is building a high occupancy vehicle (HOV) lane in each direction along the Golden State Freeway (I-5) between the Ventura Freeway (SR-134) and Magnolia Boulevard in Burbank, a total distance of 5.4 miles (2.7 miles in each direction). It is also constructing sound walls and
retaining walls.

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The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will close the following lanes and ramps of the Golden State Freeway (I-5) as part of a $121 million improvement project to construct High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV or carpool) lanes in each direction along I-5 between SR-170 to Buena Vista Street. Closures are subject to change.
Detours will be signed.

Golden State Freeway (I-5) Closures

Friday July 27 through Thursday August 2, 2012

▪   Southbound I-5 Roscoe Boulevard Eastbound and Westbound On-Ramp
TIME:  7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 10 p.m. on Saturday July 28th  and 12 p.m.
on Sunday July 22nd)

▪   Northbound I-5 Roscoe Boulevard Eastbound and Westbound Off-Ramp
TIME:  7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 12 p.m. on Saturday July 28th  and Sunday
July 29th)
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

▪   Northbound I-5 Sunland Boulevard Eastbound and Westbound Off-Ramp
TIME: 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 12 p.m. on Saturday July 28th and Sunday
July 29th)
9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

▪   Northbound I-5 Sunland Boulevard Eastbound and Westbound On-Ramp
TIME: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 12 p.m. on Saturday July 28th and Sunday
July 29th)

▪   Southbound I-5 Sunland Boulevard Eastbound and Westbound Off Ramp
TIME: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 10 a.m. on Saturday July 28th  and 12 p.m.
on Sunday July 22nd)

▪   Southbound I-5 Sunland Boulevard Eastbound and Westbound On Ramp
TIME: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 9 a.m. on Saturday July 28th and Sunday
July 22nd)

▪   Northbound I-5 from Penrose Street to Sheldon Street Laurel Canyon
Boulevard
TIME: Up to Two lanes: 11 p.m. to 6 a.m.
Three lanes: 1 a.m. to 5 a.m.

▪   Northbound I-5 Penrose Street Eastbound and Westbound Off-Ramp
TIME: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 12 p.m. on Saturday July 28th and Sunday
July 29th)
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

▪   Northbound I-5 Tuxford Street Eastbound and Westbound
On-Ramp
TIME: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 12 p.m. on Saturday July 28th and
Sunday July 29th)
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

▪   Northbound I-5 Lankershim Boulevard Eastbound and Westbound On-Ramp
TIME: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 12 p.m. on Saturday July 28th  and Sunday
July 29th)
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

▪   Southbound I-5 Penrose Street Eastbound and Westbound Off-Ramp
TIME: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 12 p.m. on Saturday July 28th and Sunday
July 29th)
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

▪   Southbound I-5 Penrose Street Northbound and Southbound On-Ramp
TIME: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m.  (Until 12 p.m. on Saturday July 28th and
Sunday July 29th)
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

▪   Southbound I-5 Lankershim Boulevard Eastbound and Westbound Off Ramp
TIME: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 12 p.m. on Saturday July 28th and
Sunday July 29th)
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

▪   Southbound I-5 Lankershim Boulevard Eastbound and Westbound On Ramp
TIME: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 12 p.m. on Saturday July28th)
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

▪   Southbound I-5 Sheldon Street/Laurel Canyon Boulevard Eastbound and
Westbound
Off and On Ramps
TIME: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 12 p.m. on Saturday July 28th and
Sunday July 29th)
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

▪   Northbound I-5 Hollywood Way Eastbound and Westbound On Ramp
Time: 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 9 a.m. on Saturday July 28th and 12 p.m.
on Sunday July 29th)

▪   Northbound I-5 Hollywood Way Eastbound and Westbound Off Ramp
Time: 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 12 p.m. on Saturday July 28th and Sunday
July 29th)

▪   Northbound I-5 Buena Vista Street Eastbound and Westbound On Ramp
Time: 9 p.m. to 9 a.m.( Until 10 a.m. on Sunday July 29th)

▪   Southbound I-5 Hollywood Way Eastbound and Westbound Off Ramps
Time: 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 8 a.m. on Saturday July 28th  and 10 a.m.
on Sunday July 29th)

▪   Northbound I-5 from Buena Vista to Penrose Street
TIME: Up to Two lanes: 11 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 8 a.m. on Saturday July
28th)
Three lanes: 1 a.m. to 6 a.m.

▪   Northbound I-5 from Buena Vista Street to Sheldon Street/Laurel Canyon
Boulevard
TIME: Up to Two Lane: 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 10 a.m. on Sunday July
29th)
Three lanes: 12 a.m. to 4 a.m.

▪   Southbound I-5 from Penrose St to Hollywood Way
TIME: Up to Three lanes: 11 p.m.  To 6 a.m. (Until 8 a.m. on Sunday
July 29th)

▪   Southbound I-5 from Sheldon Street/Laurel Canyon Boulevard to Penrose
Street
TIME: Up to Two lanes: 11p.m. To 6 a.m. (Until 8 a.m. on Sunday
July 29th)
Three lanes: 1 a.m. to 5 a.m.

▪   Southbound I-5 from Sheldon Street/Laurel Canyon Boulevard to Buena
Vista Street
TIME: Up to Two lanes: 8 p.m. To 6a.m. (Until and 10 a.m. on Sunday July
29th)
Three lanes: 12 a.m. to 5 a.m.

About the Project

Caltrans is building an HOV lane in each direction of I-5 between SR-170 and north of Buena Vista Street in Burbank.