Know Before You Go: Week of Jan. 25, 2016

first_imgHomeNewsTransportationKnow Before You Go: Week of Jan. 25, 2016 Jan. 25, 2016 at 7:25 amTransportationKnow Before You Go: Week of Jan. 25, 2016editor5 years agobikescarsKBUGknow before you goNewspedestriansSanta Monicasanta monica constructionsanta monica daily presssanta monica know before yousanta monica newstraffic EXPO LIGHT RAIL LINE:For the week of January 25, 2016, please note the following activities:1. Train Testing This Week – The Expo Light Rail Line extension from Culver City to Santa Monica is scheduled for train testing activities in Santa Monica this week and will continue for several months. The trains are now operated on their own power. Testing will be ongoing along the entire alignment in Los Angeles and Santa Monica. The testing activity will test train clearances, the Overhead Catenary System which powers the trains, the crossing gates and traffic signals, and all related systems before the project is turned over to Metro for pre-revenue operations.A more detailed notice is online at http://goo.gl/AMLPxq.2. Colorado Avenue between 5th & 18th Streets – Expect westbound and eastbound street closures during daytime hours. Alleys on the North side of Colorado between 6th and 18th Street will have limited access at Colorado.3. Olympic Blvd. between 20th St. and Stewart St. – Eastbound and Westbound lane closures daytime hours Monday to Saturday.4. 17th St. between Olympic Blvd. and Broadway – Northbound and Southbound lane closures during daytime hours.5. 20th St. between Olympic Blvd. and Colorado – Northbound and Southbound lane closures during daytime hours.6. Cloverfield Blvd. between I-10 Freeway and Broadway – weekend lane closures 24 hours per day.7. Stewart St. between Olympic Blvd. and Exposition Blvd.- Northbound and Southbound lane closures during daytime hours.For more information about the Expo Line project, visit BuildExpo.org or call (213) 922-EXPO (3976). Traffic control measures will be employed in all work zones.COLORADO ESPLANADE:For the Week of January 25, 2016, Construction work on Colorado Ave. will continue daytime Monday through Friday. Pedestrian access is accommodated by use of temporary barricaded pathways marked with signage. Please use caution when navigating through the work zones on Colorado Ave. at 4th St., Main St., 2nd St., and Ocean Ave.  Traffic control will be set up for northbound traffic on Ocean Ave.  Expect minor delays at the intersection of Colorado and Ocean Ave. For more information contact Gene Higginbotham, Project Manager, at (310) 458-8729.CALIFORNIA INCLINE BRIDGE REPLACEMENT PROJECT:The California Incline will be closed until Summer 2016 while construction crews demolish the existing structure and build the new bridge and roadway.  Motorists are advised to use Ocean Avenue (via Moomat Ahiko Way) and Lincoln Boulevard as alternate routes.  For more information on this project, please contact: (888-303-6026 or [email protected]).WASTEWATER MAIN REPLACEMENT PROJECT:For the week of January 25, 2016, the contractor will continue with restoration work on 22nd Court at Georgina, Princeton Street north or Wilshire, Euclid Street between Pearl Ave to Maple and Ocean Park Blvd to Oak Street.  The week of February 1, 2016, the contractor will begin with the installation of a new manhole on Ocean Front Walk at Moss Ave. Should you have any questions, please contact Carlos Rosales (310) 458-8721 ext. 2620.SAN VICENTE PUMP STATION EMERGENCY GENERATOR:For the Week of January 25, 2016, the contractor will continue with the installation of the new engine driven standby generator and begin trench excavation on 25th Street for installation the street improvements on the south side of San Vicente Blvd and 25th Street. Should you have any questions, please contact Carlos Rosales, Project Manager (310) 458-8721 ext. 2620.CROSSWALK RENEWAL PROGRAM:For the Week of January 25, 2016, the contractor crews will begin daytime crosswalk removal and restriping at various locations along Montana Ave between Ocean Ave and Harvard Blvd. Please be advised that striping removal will generate noise and dust. Temporary traffic control signs will be deployed to guide vehicular traffic in and around work areas. Please contact Kori Jones, Street & Fleet Services, (310) 458-2201 ext. 5002 or [email protected] with any questions/concerns regarding this project.Visit KBUG, our Facebook page, SMConstructs, and construction notices at: https://www.facebook.com/SMConstructs and http://www.smgov.net/departments/publicworks/civeng_kbug.aspx.Tags :bikescarsKBUGknow before you goNewspedestriansSanta Monicasanta monica constructionsanta monica daily presssanta monica know before yousanta monica newstrafficshare on Facebookshare on Twitteradd a commentMy Write: Why Santa Monica needs an elected city attorneyCity Staff reflectionYou Might Also LikeBriefsNewsBeach House Begins Community Re-Opening June 15Guest Author2 days agoBriefsNewsInput Invited for Marine Park Improvement ProjectsGuest Author2 days agoBriefsNewsPublic Health Emphasizes the Importance of Vaccinations as Distancing and Masking Guidelines Relax Next WeekGuest Author2 days agoBriefsNews“Righting Our Wrongs” performance on June 11Guest Author2 days agoBriefsNewsSEATTLE Feds plan to curtail West Coast salmon fishing to help orcasGuest Author2 days agoColumnsNewsOpinionYour Column HereYour column hereGuest Author2 days agolast_img

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