Saturday, December 10, 2016

transportation and traffic

Dodgers try to explain Beyoncé concert traffic jam


ECHO PARK — Dodger Stadium has hosted countless sold out games and events. But Wednesday night’s packed Beyoncé concert created some of the worst traffic gridlock in recent memory, with bumper-to-bumper traffic filling narrow streets far from the stadium. The concert was also delayed to give ... Read More »

Expect midnight jams on the Hollywood Freeway

Courtesy Caltrans District 7

Caltrans is warning motorists that sections of the 101 Freeway between Glendale Boulevard in Echo Park and Cahuenga Boulevard in Hollywood will be closed over several nights after midnight through the first week of September. The closures will not be big enough to warrant a Twitter ... Read More »

Sixth Street Bridge arch to be salvaged for park


Nearly 2,000 feet of the Sixth Street Bridge linking Boyle Heights and Downtown has been torn down since the demolition began earlier this year, according to a recent update on the project’s Facebook page.  Photographer Kevin Break took a photo last week showing how the demo ... Read More »