Latest I-5 Closures and Detours From Caltrans to End the Year

By On December 24, 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
Saturday December 22 through Saturday December 29, 2012

*SB I-5 Eastbound and Westbound Alameda Avenue Off-ramp will have a long-term closure that will last approximately 60 days. It is expected to open on the week ending, January 12, 2013.

*Northbound I-5 Eastbound and Westbound Alameda Avenue Off-ramp will have a long-term closure that will last approximately 60 days. It is expected to open on the week ending, February 15, 2013.

▪   Southbound I-5 Eastbound and Westbound Alameda Avenue Off Ramp Time: 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 12 p.m. on Sunday December 23rd)▪   Southbound I-5 Eastbound and Westbound Alameda Avenue On Ramp Time: 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. ▪   Northbound I-5 Eastbound and Westbound Alameda Avenue Off Ramp
    Time: 9 p.m. to 6 a.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 December 23rd)
          9 a.m. to 3 p.m. ▪   Southbound I-5 Eastbound and Westbound Olive Avenue/Verdugo Avenue On-RampsTIME: 9 p.m. to 6 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.

 

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
Monday December 24 through Saturday December 29, 2012

▪   Southbound I-5 Roscoe Boulevard Eastbound and Westbound On-RampTIME:  7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 10 a.m. on Saturday December 29th)▪   Northbound I-5 Roscoe Boulevard Eastbound and Westbound Off-RampTIME:  7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 12 p.m. on Saturday December 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 December 29th)                         
▪   Northbound I-5 Sunland Boulevard Eastbound and Westbound On-Ramp
        TIME: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m.

 ▪   Northbound I-5 Penrose Street Eastbound and Westbound Off-Ramp    TIME: 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 12 p.m. on Sunday December 29th)
             9 a.m. to 3 p.m▪   Southbound I-5 Sunland Boulevard Eastbound and Westbound Off RampTIME: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 10 a.m. on Saturday December 29th) ▪   Southbound I-5 Sunland Boulevard Eastbound and Westbound On RampTIME: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 9 a.m. on Saturday December 29th)
           ▪   Northbound I-5 Tuxford Street Eastbound and Westbound Off and On-RampTIME: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 12 p.m. on Sunday December 29th)
   9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
▪   Northbound I-5 Lankershim Boulevard Eastbound and Westbound On-RampTIME: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 12 p.m. on Sunday December 29th)
   9 a.m. to 3 p.m.▪   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 December 29th)              9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

▪   Southbound I-5 Penrose Street Eastbound and Westbound Off-RampTIME: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 12 p.m. on Saturday December 29th)
    9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
▪   Southbound I-5 Penrose Street Northbound and Southbound On-RampTIME: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 12 p.m. on Saturday December 29th)
    9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
▪   Southbound I-5 Lankershim Boulevard Eastbound and Westbound Off RampTIME: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 12 p.m. on Saturday December 29th)
    ▪   Southbound I-5 Lankershim Boulevard Eastbound and Westbound On RampTIME: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until12 p.m. on Saturday December 29th
   9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
▪   Southbound I-5 Brandford Street Eastbound and Westbound On RampTIME: 8 p.m. to 8 a.m.
▪   Southbound I-5 Sheldon Street/Laurel Canyon Boulevard Eastbound and Westbound
    Off and On Ramps  TIME: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until12p.m. on Saturday December 29th)
   9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
 ▪   Northbound I-5 Sheldon Street/Laurel Canyon Boulevard Eastbound and Westbound
    Off and On Ramps  TIME: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until12p.m. on Saturday December 29th)
   9 a.m. to 3 p.m.    
▪   Northbound I-5 Hollywood Way Eastbound and Westbound On and Off RampTIME: 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 12 p.m. on Saturday December 29th)

▪   Northbound I-5 Buena Vista Street Eastbound and Westbound On RampTIME: 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 9 a.m. on Saturday December 29th)▪   Southbound I-5 Hollywood Way Eastbound and Westbound Off RampsTIME: 8 p.m. to 8 a.m. (until 12 p.m. on Saturday December 29th)▪   Northbound I-5 from Buena Vista Street to Sheldon Street/Laurel Canyon BoulevardTIME: One Lane: 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Until 8 a.m. on Saturday December 29th)    Three Lanes: 12 a.m. to 5 a.m. (Until 6 a.m. on Saturday December 29th)▪   Southbound I-5 from Sheldon Street/Laurel Canyon Boulevard to Buena Vista StreetTIME: Up to Two lanes: 8 p.m.  To 6 a.m.    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.