The 405 Report

Not quite ‘Sepulvedageddon’

Not quite ‘Sepulvedageddon’

It’s long been a faithful alternate route for masses of motorists seeking to avoid the construction-plagued 405 Freeway, but now Sepulveda Boulevard is getting its…
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L.A. traffic’s teachable moments

L.A. traffic’s teachable moments

If they gave college credit for navigating the massive construction project on the 405 Freeway, Los Angeles would be well into its post-graduate studies. And…
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Jamzilla could be a monster

Jamzilla could be a monster

With officials keeping a close eye on the weather report and a couple of major sporting events, the gargantuan road-paving and lane-painting operation known as…
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The 80-hour Jamzilla on the 405

The 80-hour Jamzilla on the 405

When you’ve been through two Carmageddons, three bridge reconstructions and untold thousands of construction hours, what’s an 80-hour closure on the 405 Project? It’s Jamzilla—and…
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Some major night closures on tap

Some major night closures on tap

The entire southbound 405 Freeway will be closing from Sunset Boulevard to Santa Monica Boulevard for overnight work on Monday and Tuesday, Dec. 2 and…
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Ramp Jam, R.I.P.

Ramp Jam, R.I.P.

The long-running freeway ramp construction project at one of L.A.’s most notoriously jammed intersections is officially in the rear view mirror. The reengineering and reconstruction…
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The 405′s teachable moment

The 405′s teachable moment

It’s that time of year again, when parents and kids run around making sure they’ve got all those back-to-school essentials: backpack, glue sticks, highlighter pens,…
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Ramp Jam? Oh, never mind

Ramp Jam? Oh, never mind

Remember the epic closure of the Wilshire Boulevard ramps to the 405 Freeway, heralded as “Ramp Jam” and “The Rampture” and promising long-running, round-the-clock closures…
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Sunset off-ramp to close for 4 months

Sunset off-ramp to close for 4 months

Say so long—for a long time—to the Sunset off-ramp to the northbound 405 Freeway. Starting Aug. 3, the ramp will close for 120 days, adding…
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