Construction and Detour Activities for the I-5 Project

By On November 9, 2015

Caltrans announced new closures and detours for the coming week.

Extended Closure of Northbound I-5 Alameda Avenue On-Ramps,Nov. 1823, 2015:  The westbound and eastbound Alameda Avenue on-ramps to northbound I-5 in Burbank will be closed from November 18, 2015, at 9 a.m. to November 23, 2015, at 6 a.m.  These closures are necessary to protect motorists while crews pave ramps and a segment of the collector lane.  Signed detours will be provided.

November 8 – 13, 2015
Work will occur during daytime hours unless otherwise noted.
SR 134 to Magnolia Boulevard
Alameda Avenue: Construction of concrete bridge barriers.

Magnolia Boulevard to Buena Vista Street

Buena Vista Bridge (Winona Bridge): Installation of falsework on southbound side.

Buena Vista Railroad Bridge: Shoring and excavation work.
Buena Vista Ramps:  Grading operation between the ramps.


Burbank Western Channel:
Backfilling trench operations.

Empire Avenue: Jacking operation to finalize falsework (night work).  Drilling piles (cast in drilled holes) for the underpass. Retaining wall work.

Railroad Retaining Wall: Installation of precast wall panels between Buena Vista Street and Hollywood Way and between San Fernando Boulevard/Empire Avenue and Buena Vista Street.

Southbound I-5 Retaining Walls: Backfilling retaining wall between Empire Avenue and Burbank Boulevard.

Demolition:
Demo work near the southbound I-5 Buena Vista Street on- and off-ramps.

Utility Work: Underground utility work at San Fernando Boulevard east of Grismer Avenue.

Closures and Detours

October 29 – November 6, 2015

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 detour for the one-mile segment of the Los Angeles River Bike Path has been temporary lifted.
Magnolia Boulevard to Buena Vista Street

+ Up to two lanes of southbound I-5 between Buena Vista Street and Empire Avenue will be closed from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m.

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

UPCOMING CLOSURES
SR-134 to Magnolia Boulevard

The westbound and eastbound Alameda Avenue on-ramps to northbound I-5 in Burbank will be closed from November 18, 2015 at 9 p.m. to November 23, 2015 at 6 a.m.  These closures are necessary to protect motorists while crews pave ramps and a segment of the collector lane.  Signed detours will be provided.