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Weekend Traffic: Freeway closures may affect SoCal commuters

60 freeway will see some closures this weekend.
60 freeway will see some closures this weekend.
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Construction between the 405, 22 and 605 freeways is not yet over as Caltrans continues to make progress on the second phase of the Seal Beach Boulevard Bridge as part of the West County Connectors project this week.

The following nightly closures might affect commuters crossing the Orange Curtain between Orange County and Los Angeles County.

  • Northbound 405 freeway from Valley View Street to the northbound 605 interchange will be closed nightly through Saturday from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m. 
  • Westbound 22 freeway from Valley View Street to the northbound 405 interchange will be closed nightly through Saturday from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m. 
  • The 405 South between Studebaker Road and Bolsa Chica Road will be closed  nightly through Friday from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m., and again on from 11 p.m. Saturday to 7 a.m. Sunday. 
  • 7th Street/22 East connector to southbound 405 will be closed nightly through Saturday from 10:30 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • 7th Street/22 East connector to northbound 605 will be closed nightly through Saturday from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m. 
  • Northbound 405 connector to northbound 605 will be closed nightly through Friday 11 p.m. to 5 a.m., and again from 11 p.m. Saturday to 7 a.m. Sunday. 
  • Southbound 605 connector to southbound 405 freeway will be closed nightly through Friday from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m., and again from 11 p.m. Saturday to 7 a.m. Sunday. 

Also, nearby ramps will also be closed this weekend. Check the map below, or read on to see more closures that could affect your commute this weekend.


Map courtesy of OCTA. View WCC Closures: Monday, September 23 - Saturday, September 28, 2013 in a larger map

The 60 Freeway will also see closures this weekend. Portions of the freeway between the 605 and 57 freeways will be subject to closures for a pavement rehabilitation project.

Of the closures, the most intrusive are:

605/10 connector to close

Caltrans is scheduled to closed the north- and southbound 605 connectors to the eastbound 10 freeway for pavement and drainage work. The closure will begin Friday at 10 p.m. and last until Monday at 5 a.m. The eastbound 10 Frazier Street off-ramp will also be closed during this time.

Read on for more planned closures this weekend.

I-5
SR-138/I-5
SR-57
I-10
I-405
SR-22
SR-2
I-710
SR-60
SR-47
SR-39
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OCTA Alerts
Metro and Metrolink Alerts
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