I-5 NORTH Construction Advisory – SR-134 to Buena Vista Street, May 29-June 5, 2020

Work will occur during daytime hours unless otherwise noted. The schedule is weather-permitting and subject to change.

Construction Activities

SR-134 to Magnolia Boulevard

I-5 between SR-134 and Magnolia Boulevard: Crews are installing joint seals and the irrigation system, and landscaping at ramps. Some of this work occurs at night.

Verdugo Avenue: At night, crews are installing lighting under the I-5 bridge at Verdugo Avenue. During the daytime, crews are working on the abutment and the sidewalk under the I-5 bridge at Verdugo Avenue.

Magnolia Boulevard to Buena Vista Street

I-5 at Burbank Boulevard: Crews are excavating, constructing retaining walls and completing removal of the Burbank Boulevard bridge which was demolished in April. Some of this work occurs at night.

Pile Driving at Burbank Boulevard: Pile driving is underway to construct the foundation of the new I-5 Burbank Boulevard Bridge.

  • Pile driving occurs between 6:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday through Friday, until approximately mid-June. The schedule is subject to change.
  • No pile driving is scheduled on weekends. The schedule is subject to change.
  • Noise and vibration are expected during this operation. Noise and vibration levels are monitored.
  • Please see the Construction Notice below:

I-5 between Burbank Boulevard and Cohasset Street: Crews are constructing the drainage system in the median barrier.

Closures & Detours

SR-134 to Magnolia Boulevard

Intermittent Northbound and Southbound I-5 Lane Closures: Intermittent northbound and southbound lane closures between 10 p.m. and 6 a.m., at times reducing I-5 to one or two lanes in either direction.

Alameda Avenue, Sonora Avenue, Western Avenue and South Flower Street Lane Closures: Intermittent daytime and nighttime street, ramp and lane closures on Alameda Avenue, Sonora Avenue, Western Avenue and South Flower Street. Detours are posted.

Verdugo Avenue Closures:

At Night: Verdugo Avenue at I-5 may be closed starting at 10 p.m. on Sunday through Thursday nights, and will be open to traffic by 5 a.m. each morning. No closures are scheduled on Friday or Saturday nights. A detour is posted. The schedule is subject to change.

Daytime: Crews may close the shoulders on Verdugo Avenue under the I-5 bridge. Traffic lanes on Verdugo Avenue will stay open but drivers may experience intermittent delays due to construction activity.
 

Magnolia Boulevard to Buena Vista Street

Northbound I-5 Off-Ramp Closure at Burbank Boulevard: The Northbound I-5 off-ramp at Burbank Boulevard is closed daily (except Sunday) from 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. through June 6. The schedule is subject to change. A detour is posted. Motorists may use the Olive Avenue exit or the Empire Avenue/San Fernando Boulevard exit. Please see the Construction Notice below: Long-term and Short-term I-5 Ramp Closures at Burbank Boulevard: Long-term or permanent ramp closures are in effect at some of the I-5 on-and-off ramps at Burbank Boulevard. Detours are posted. Only the following ramps at Burbank Boulevard are OPEN:

  • The Northbound I-5 off-ramp to Eastbound Burbank Boulevard (except for daily closures from 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Monday through Saturday, up to and including June 6, as described in the preceding entry, above) — Vehicles exiting I-5 must turn right and go east on Burbank Boulevard to San Fernando Boulevard. This ramp may be closed at times due to construction; a detour will be provided.
  • The Southbound I-5 off-ramp to Westbound Burbank Boulevard — Vehicles exiting I-5 must turn right and go west on Burbank Boulevard to the intersection at Victory Boulevard. This ramp may be closed at times due to construction; a detour will be provided.

Long-term Closure of Burbank Boulevard: At the I-5 bridge, Burbank Boulevard is closed to through traffic in both directions between San Fernando Boulevard and Front Street until approximately mid-2021. Detours are posted.

Northbound and Southbound I-5 Lane Closures: Intermittent northbound and southbound lane closures between 9 p.m. and 6 a.m., at times reducing I-5 to one or two lanes in either direction.

On- and Off-Ramp Closures and Lane Closures:  Intermittent on- and off-ramp closures and lane closures at Buena Vista Street, Empire Avenue,  San Fernando Boulevard and Burbank Boulevard from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. Detours are posted.

 

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