Construction and Closures Continue on I-5 Freeway This Coming Week

By On September 7, 2012

55-Hour Closure of Northbound I-5 Olive Avenue off-ramp 

 Caltrans is contructing a carpool lane on the Golden State Freeway  (I-5) between the Ventura Freeway (SR-134) and Magnolia Boulevard in Burbank.

As part of the improvements, crews will be building a retaining wall on the northbound I-5 between Verdugo Avenue and Angelino Avenue as well as widening the northbound I-5 Olive Avenue off-ramp. This work will require the closure of the existing northbound I-5 Olive Avenue off-ramp to build a new temporary off-ramp during a 55-hour ramp closure.

Friday night, September 14, through Monday morning, September 17,  10 p.m. to 5 a.m.  (55-hour Closure)

Caltrans will make every effort to minimize any inconvenience to you. You may hear construction noise, but it will not exceed levels allowed by state and federal regulations

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

Saturday September 8 through Friday September 14, 2012

▪   Southbound I-5 Roscoe Boulevard Eastbound and Westbound On-Ramp
TIME:  7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 10 a.m. on Saturday September 8th and 12
p.m. on Sunday September 9th)

▪   Southbound I-5 Roscoe Boulevard Eastbound and Westbound Off-Ramp
TIME:  7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 12 p.m. on Saturday September 8th)

▪   Northbound I-5 Roscoe Boulevard Eastbound and Westbound Off-Ramp
TIME:  7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 12 p.m. on Saturday September 8th and
Sunday September 9th)
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

▪   Northbound I-5 Sunland Boulevard Eastbound and Westbound Off-Ramp
TIME: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 12 p.m. on Saturday September 8th and
Sunday September 9th)
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 September 8th and
Sunday September 9th)

▪   Southbound I-5 Sunland Boulevard Eastbound and Westbound Off Ramp
TIME: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 10 a.m. on Saturday September 8th and12
p.m. on Sunday September 9th)

▪   Southbound I-5 Sunland Boulevard Eastbound and Westbound On Ramp
TIME: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 9 a.m. on Saturday September 8th and Sunday
September 9th)

▪   Northbound I-5 from Penrose Street to Sheldon Street Laurel Canyon
Boulevard
TIME: Up to Two lanes: 10 p.m. to 5 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 September 8th and
Sunday September 9th)
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 September 8th and
Sunday September 9th)
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

▪   Northbound I-5 Tuxford Street Eastbound and Westbound Off-Ramp
TIME: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 12 p.m. on Saturday September 8th and
Sunday September    9th)
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 September 8th) and
Sunday September 9th)
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 September 8th and
Sunday September 9th)
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 September 8th and
Sunday September 9th)
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 September 8th and
Sunday September 9th)
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 September 8th and
Sunday September 9th)
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 September 8th and
Sunday September 9th)
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

▪   Southbound I-5 Brandford Street Eastbound and Westbound On Ramps
TIME: 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 8 a.m. on Saturday September 8th and 10 a.m.
on Sunday September 9th)

▪   Northbound 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 September 8th and
Sunday September 9th)
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 September 8th and 12
p.m. on Sunday September 9th)

▪   Northbound I-5 Buena Vista Street Eastbound and Westbound On Ramp
Time: 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 9 a.m. on Saturday September 8th and 10
a.m. on Sunday September 9th)

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

▪   Northbound I-5 from Buena Vista to Penrose Street
TIME: Up to Two lanes: 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.
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: 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 10 a.m. on Sunday September
9th)
Three lanes: 12 a.m. to 5 a.m.

▪   Southbound I-5 from Penrose St to Hollywood Way
TIME: Up to Three lanes: 10 p.m.  To 5 a.m.

▪   Southbound I-5 from Sheldon Street/Laurel Canyon Boulevard to Penrose
Street
TIME: Up to Two lanes: 10p.m. To 5 a.m.
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 10 a.m. on Sunday September
9th)
Three lanes: 11 a.m. to 4 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.

Closures for I-5 HOV Improvement Project (Magnolia Blvd. to SR-134)

San Fernando Valley – 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
Tuesday September 11 through Tuesday September 18, 2012

▪   Northbound I-5 Connector to Eastbound SR-134
TIME: 11 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 7 a.m. on Saturday September 15th
and 9 a.m. on Sunday September 16th)

▪   Southbound I-5 Connector to Eastbound SR-134
TIME: 11 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 7 a.m. on Sunday September 16th)

▪   Westbound SR-134 Connector to Northbound I-5
TIME: 11 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 7 a.m. on Sunday September 16th)

▪   Westbound SR-134 Northbound and Southbound San Fernando Road On
Ramp
TIME: 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 8 a.m. on Saturday September 15th
and 9 a.m. on Sunday             September 16th)

▪   Northbound I-5 Western Avenue Eastbound and Westbound On Ramp
TIME: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 12 p.m. on Saturday September 15th
and Sunday September 16th)
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 Saturday September 15th
and Sunday September 16th)
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 9 a.m. on Saturday September 15th and
12 p.m. on Sunday September 16th)
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 10 a.m. on Saturday September 15th and
12 p.m. on Sunday September 16th)
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 9 a.m. on Saturday September 15th  and
10 a.m. on Sunday September 16th)
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 Saturday September 15th
and Sunday September 16th)
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 10 a.m. on Saturday September 15th
and 11 p.m. on Sunday September 16th)

▪   Northbound I-5 Eastbound and Westbound Olive Avenue/Verdugo
Avenue On Ramp
TIME: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m.(Until 12p.m. on Saturday September 15th and
Sunday September 16th)

▪   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 Saturday September 15th
and Sunday September 16th)
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 Saturday September 15th
and Sunday September 16th)
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 9 a.m. on Saturday September 15th and
10 a.m. on Sunday September 16th)

·       Northbound I-5  Westbound Colorado Boulevard On Ramp
Time: 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 9 a.m. on Sunday September 16th)

▪   Northbound I-5 from Colorado Boulevard to SR-134
TIME: Up to three lanes – 10 p.m. to 6 a.m.
Four lanes- 1 a.m. to 4 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 4 a.m.

▪   Southbound I-5 from Burbank Boulevard to SR-134
TIME: Up to two lanes – 10 p.m. to 6 a.m.
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.