Traffic Advisory Regarding Wednesday's Presidential Visit

President Barack Obama will be visiting the Greater Los Angeles area on Wednesday, October 24th. The good news is that traffic is expected to impact only the streets surrounding Los Angeles International (LAX) Airport, and the City of Burbank.

The following has been provided by the Los Angeles Police Department:

Los Angeles Police Department advises Los Angeles motorists to expect traffic delays during the anticipated visit of the President of the United States.

On Wednesday, October 24, 2012, President Barack Obama is expected to arrive in Los Angeles in order to attend several functions in the area.  Although specific details about his destinations are not available for security purposes, the following information is provided to assist community members who may have a need to drivel in those areas where the President may be traveling. 

Every effort will be made to minimize the traffic impact to the public while the President is traveling through the City.  It is anticipated that the following streets may be affected and may experience temporary closures to facilitate the safe passage of the President.  Motorists are encouraged to review the following information and make the necessary plans to avoid those areas during those time periods where traffic may be stopped or congested due to the President’s motorcade.

Date: 10/24/12

Time: 4:25 – 8:45 pm

Streets Likely To Be Affected: Streets surrounding Los Angeles International (LAX) Airport, and the City of Burbank

The above date, time and area is provided as a general guide and are subject to change without notice.  It is our intent to provide the best possible information to the public without compromising the safety of the President.  The public’s cooperation is greatly appreciated.


This message was sent to  by:

Los Angeles Councilmember Paul Koretz
200 N. Spring Street, Rm. 440
Los Angeles, CA 90012
(213) 473-7005