VALLEY VIEW AVENUE INTERCHANGE PROJECT – February 5, 2017 **Updated

*** Please be advised, the closure schedule for Valley View Avenue Bridge demolition activities has been updated; closures are outlined in red below.

Crews are demolishing one half of the Valley View Ave. bridge at I-5 and removing footings and columns on the freeway. This work will require the full closure of the northbound and southbound I-5 freeway, between Artesia Boulevard and Carmenita Avenue. Access to I-5 from the westbound SR-91 and southbound I-605 will also be closed. Specific closure times and recommended detour routes are outlined below; additional information will be provided on the on the google map at the bottom of the page.

  • Northbound I-5 will be closed:
    • from 11 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 8 to 5 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 9
    • from 11 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 9 to 5 a.m. Friday, Feb. 10

    DETOUR (shown on map below in blue): Exit at Valley View Ave., right on Firestone Blvd., left on Trojan Way, left on Alondra Blvd., left on Freeway Dr. to access northbound I-5 on-ramp.

    • Northbound I-5 On-Ramps at Artesia Boulevard and Valley View Avenue will be closed:
      • from 10 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 8 to 5:45 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 9
      • from 10 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 9 to 5:45 a.m. Friday, Feb. 10

    DETOUR: Motorists will be directed to access northbound I-5 on-ramp at Carmenita Road.

    • Westbound SR-91 connector to northbound I-5 closed: 
      • from 11 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 8 to 5 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 9 
      • from 11 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 9 to 5 a.m. Friday, Feb. 10

    DETOUR: Motorists will be directed to continue on westbound SR-91, transition onto northbound I-605, then to northbound I-5.

    • Southbound I-5 Full Freeway Closures:
      • Closure schedule will be updated for the week of Feb. 19, pending progress made this week
    • Southbound I-605 connector to southbound I-5 Closures:
      • Closure schedule will be updated for the week of Feb. 19, pending progress made this week

     

    Crews have closed the southbound Valley View Avenue off-ramp and reduced lanes (one lane in each direction) on the Valley View Avenue bridge over I-5. The duration of the ramp closure and lane reduction will be approximately two years. Heavy traffic and delays in the area are expected. If possible use alternate routes (shown on the map below). Portable changeable message signs have been placed in the vicinity to notify the motoring public.

    The contractor will be clearing and grubbing vegetation along the northbound I-5 Valley View on-ramp, weekdays between the hours of 7 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.

    Crews will be removing asphalt between Arbor Place and Park Place, weekdays between 7 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.

    Multiple utility relocations are ongoing throughout the construction site. There will be intermittent lane reductions on both N. Firestone Boulevard and S. Firestone Boulevard. Work will be performed Monday through Friday.

    A portion of S. Firestone Boulevard at Coyote Creek channel is now closed forutility relocation for a period of four to six months. Work will be conducted weekdays between 6 a.m. and 4 p.m. Businesses along Firestone Boulevard will remain open and detour signs will be posted.

    Please visit the project Google map for detailed detour information regarding these closures, or view below.

    DISCLAIMER: Due to the dynamic nature of construction, please note that all dates and times are subject to change due to unforeseen operational factors or inclement weather.

    Also be advised that construction work may be noisy due to construction equipment, truck back-up alarms, and other construction related noise.