Expo Light Rail Line Project
Please note the following activities:
1. Colorado Avenue between Fourth and Sixth streets: Expect westbound and eastbound lane closures during the nighttime hours of 9 p.m. — 6 a.m. Expect reduction of travel lanes on Fifth Street at Colorado.
2. Olympic Boulevard between 20th Street and Cloverfield Boulevard: Expect westbound and eastbound delays and lane closures during non-peak travel hours, 9:30 a.m. — 3 p.m.
3. Lincoln Boulevard between Broadway and I-10 Freeway: Expect a partial closure at the intersection of Lincoln and Colorado Avenue during the nighttime hours, 9 p.m. — 6 a.m.). Northbound and southbound traffic lanes will be reduced at night time hours only.
4. 1721 22nd St.: Lane closures and delays on 22nd Street between Michigan and Pennsylvania avenues and on Pennsylvania between 21st and 22nd streets.
For more information about the Expo Line project, visit BuildExpo.org or call (213) 922-EXPO (3976).
Ocean Park Boulevard Complete Green Street Project
Minor construction work and installation of the new bike lane will take place Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., on Ocean Park Boulevard, between Neilson Way and Lincoln Boulevard. Traffic control will be in place during construction. For more info, go to: www.SMConstructs.org. Please use alternate routes whenever possible.
Parking Structure No. 6
There will be periodic sidewalk closures on Second Street between Broadway and Santa Monica Boulevard through Jan. 18. There will be periodic northbound lane closures thru Jan. 18 for materials deliveries on Second Street between Broadway and Santa Monica Boulevard. Temporary traffic control signs and barricades will be deployed to guide vehicular and pedestrian traffic in and around the work areas. Fencing and deliveries work will take place in the alley behind the parking structure (Second Court), with partial alley closures taking place through Jan. 18. All work will take place Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. — 5 p.m. For more information about the Parking Structure 6 project, visit www.SMConstructs.org or call (310) 458-2205.
Pico Branch Library
Construction will take place on the Pico Branch Library. There will be no significant impacts to traffic for this week. For more information, please contact the city’s project manager, Christopher Dishlip at (310) 458-2205, or go to: www.SMConstructs.org.
Santa Monica-Malibu USD: Samohi
Beginning on Monday, Jan. 14 through Saturday, Jan. 19 two northbound lanes will be closed on Fourth Street between Pico Boulevard and Olympic Drive and one lane on Pico due to storm drain work. Through traffic and access to bus transit will be maintained at all times.
20th Street/Cloverfield Boulevard Improvement Project
Construction activities will take place on 20th and Cloverfield which will involve lane closures between the hours of 8 a.m. — 6 p.m. Traffic control will be in place during construction and will maintain one lane of traffic in each direction at all times. Impact to traffic should be minimal. For more info, please contact Jim Litzel, Black & Veatch, (310) 863-4991.
Wastewater Main Replacement Project
Construction will begin on 11th Street between Michigan Avenue and Pico Boulevard and Michigan Avenue from 10th Court to 11th Street. There will be a loss of one travel lane in each direction from Jan. 10-14 on Michigan, and the loss of one travel lane in each direction from Jan. 15-29 on 11th Street, as well as a loss of parking. Drivers are advised to slow down and use caution when workers are present. Construction is scheduled to take place from Jan. 2 until Jan. 29. For more information, visit www.SMConstructs.org or contact Curtis Castle at (310) 458-8721.
Santa Monica-Malibu USD: Lincoln Middle School
Beginning on Monday, 14th Street between California and Washington avenues will have fencing installed in the northbound lane. The center turning lane will be used by northbound traffic. The southbound lane will remain open.
Civic Center Parks
Through February of 2013 the majority of Town Square (front yard of City Hall) will be closed so the contractor can continue construction activities. During this time period, the west-facing front door of City Hall will be accessible via a pedestrian pathway that runs north from the sidewalk on Olympic Drive to the front door of City Hall. The sidewalk and parking lane on the east side of Main Street will be closed in front of City Hall; Pedestrians on the east side of Main Street are routed through a barricaded pathway in the Main Street parking lane. The parking lot and entrance on the north side of City Hall will remain open during construction. One way vehicular traffic has been implemented turning west from Main Street on to Fujinomiya Douri; traffic must exit behind City Hall south on Avenida Mazatlan and onto Olympic Drive. Caution should be used in this area, emergency vehicles are exempt from the one way traffic pattern.
430 Pico Blvd.
Sidewalk, parking lane, and southern traffic lane are closed. For more information, contact Kyle Anderson at (310) 399-1600, ext. 227