President Barack Obama will be visiting Los Angeles Thursday and Friday on the heels of the vice president's trip to the area, which means more traffic for local residents.
On Friday the president is scheduled to make an appearance at Bonelli Park in San Dimas, where Capitol Hill sources tell KPCC he will designate a portion of the San Gabriel Mountains as a national monument.
Obama's trip will also include a talk on the nation's economy, according to the Associated Press, which reports the president is due to arrive at about 2 p.m. Thursday at Los Angeles International Airport.
Obama will discuss the progress of the economy at an event in Santa Monica and will also attend a Democratic National Committee fundraiser, AP reports.
The areas around the following streets and intersections will be impacted by traffic during the president's visit, according to the Los Angeles Police Department:
Police also warn that a hard closure will be in effect along Hilgard Avenue between Le Conte and Weyburn avenues from 8 a.m. Thursday to 6 p.m. Friday.
The Metro Bus Orange Line route 302/2 on Hilgard Avenue between Le Conte and Weyburn avenues will be cancelled from 11:00 a.m. Thursday through 4:00 p.m. Friday, according to police.