Closures and Detours Continue on I-5 Freeway

By On December 5, 2013

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.

*SB I-5 Eastbound and Westbound Western Avenue Off-ramps are currently closed. These are expected to open in mid-2014.

*Northbound I-5 Eastbound and Westbound Alameda Avenue Off-ramps are currently closed. These are expected to open in mid-2014.

*No two consecutive ramp closures are taken.

 

Golden State Freeway (I-5) Closures

Wednesday December 4 through Friday December 7, 2013

▪   Southbound I-5 Western Avenue Westbound and Eastbound Off-Ramps

TIME 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Except December 4th and 5th)

9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

▪   Southbound I-5 Western Avenue Westbound and Eastbound On Ramps

TIME 7 p.m. to 6 a.m.

9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

▪   Southbound I-5 Eastbound and Westbound Alameda Avenue Off Ramp

Time: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m.

9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (Except December 5th)

▪   Southbound I-5 Eastbound and Westbound Alameda Avenue On Ramp

Time: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m.

9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (Except December 5th)

▪   Northbound I-5 Western Avenue Eastbound and Westbound On Ramp

TIME: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m.

9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (Except December 5th)

▪   Northbound I-5 Western Avenue Eastbound and Westbound Off Ramp

TIME: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m.

9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (Except December 5th)

▪   Northbound I-5 Eastbound and Westbound Alameda Avenue On Ramp

Time: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m.

9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (Except December 5th)

▪   Southbound I-5 Westbound and Eastbound Burbank Boulevard On Ramp

Time: 9 p.m. to 6 a.m.

▪   Southbound I-5 Eastbound and Westbound Olive Avenue/Verdugo Avenue On-Ramps

TIME: 9 p.m. to 6 a.m.

▪   Southbound I-5 Eastbound and Westbound Olive Avenue/Verdugo Avenue Off Ramps

TIME: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m.

9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

▪   Westbound SR-134 Connector to Northbound I-5

TIME: 8 p.m. to 6 a.m.

▪   Southbound I-5 Connector to Eastbound SR-134

TIME: 11 p.m. to 6 a.m.

▪   Northbound I-5 Eastbound and Westbound Olive Avenue/Verdugo Avenue On-Ramps

TIME: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m.

▪   Northbound Colorado Street Freeway Extension I-5 to SR134 Ventura Freeway

Up to two lanes: 10 p.m. to 6 a.m.

Four lanes: 1 a.m. to 4 a.m.

▪   Northbound I-5 Eastbound and Westbound Olive Avenue/Verdugo Avenue Off-Ramps

TIME: 9 p.m. to 6 a.m.

9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

▪   Westbound SR-134 at I-5 intersection

Time: Up to three lanes 8 p.m. to 6 a.m.

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

TIME: Up to two lanes – 10 p.m. to 6 a.m.

▪ 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.

▪ Southbound Burbank 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.

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.