Traffic Advisory for Presidential Visit
President Barack Obama will be in Los Angeles February 11 through February 12, 2016 and the Los Angeles Police Department has released the following traffic advisory which has been approved by the United States Secret Service, and which may always be subject to change:
In an effort to assist the public in avoiding possible traffic congestion during the visit of the President of the United States, February 11 & February 12, 2016, the following areas of the City should be avoided when possible to prevent travel delays for community members:
Thursday, February 11, 2016
The area around N. Hollywood Way between N. San Fernando Boulevard & Forest Lawn Drive from 3:15 p.m. - 6:15 p.m.
The area around Rimpau Boulevard between W. Pico Boulevard & W. 6th Street from
5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
The area around Wilshire Boulevard between S. Hudson Avenue & S. Arden Boulevard from 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
The area around W. 4th Street between S. Muirfield Road & Lorraine Boulevard from
7:15 p.m. – 8:45 p.m.
The area around Crenshaw Boulevard between Wilshire Boulevard & West Adams Boulevard from 8:45 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
The area around Wilshire Boulevard between the 405 Freeway & Malcom Ave from
8:45 p.m. – 10:30 p.m. (Expect heavy traffic in the Westwood Village area – see road closures)
Friday, February 12, 2016
The area around Wilshire Boulevard between the Westwood Village area and the 405 Freeway from 9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
The area around S. Bundy Drive between Ocean Park Boulevard & the 10 Freeway from 9:30a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
CLOSURES / RESTRICTIONS (no bus routes impacted by the hard closures)
NB and SB lanes of Sepulveda Blvd between Lincoln Blvd and Century Blvd will be closed to vehicular traffic for an eight minute period between the approximate hours of 2:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.on February 11 and 9:00 a.m.to 10:30 a.m. on February 12, 2016.
Los Angeles High School
School will close at 3:00 p.m. South Rimpau Boulevard will be closed between Edgewood Place and West Olympic Boulevard from approximately 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. on February 11, 2016.
4000 Warner Boulevard, Burbank, CA
Olive Avenue will be closed between North Pass Avenue and Hollywood Way from approximately 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.on February 11, 2016.
South Rossmore Avenue, Hancock Park, CA
South Rossmore Avenue will be closed between West 3rd Street and Wilshire Boulevard from approximately 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.on February 11, 2016.
West 6thStreet will be closed between South Muirfield Road and South Arden Boulevard from approximately 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.on February 11, 2016.
South Windsor Boulevard, Hancock Park, CA
South Windsor Boulevard will be closed between West 2nd Street and West 5th Street from approximately 7:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. on February 11, 2016.
West 3rd Street will be closed between South Plymouth Boulevard and Lorraine Boulevard from approximately 7:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.on February 11, 2016.
Hilgard Avenue, Los Angeles, CA
Hilgard Avenue will be closed between Weyburn Avenue and Le Conte Avenue from approximately 10:00 p.m., February 11, through 10:00 a.m., February 12, 2016.