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California Department of Transportation

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  • La Cañada council receives update on 210 Freeway rehab

    Members of the La Cañada Flintridge City Council were updated Monday by a Caltrans representative on the status of the 210 (Foothill) Freeway Pavement Rehabilitation Project, a three-year, $148.5-million construction effort that will begin in October....
  • Carpoolers, meet the (hopefully less congested) 405

     Carpoolers, meet the (hopefully less congested) 405
    And so, after four years and more than a billion dollars of work on the 405 Freeway, after marathon weekend closures of lanes (Carmageddons I and II and Jamzilla), after obstacle courses of orange cones and K-rails, after widening three bridges and...
  • Possibly human bones found near 210 Freeway ramp in Pasadena

    Possibly human bones found near 210 Freeway ramp in Pasadena
    Los Angeles County coroner's investigators plan to excavate a hillside today in Pasadena after bones that are possibly human were found in brush near the 210 and 134 Freeway interchange. Workers with the California Department of Transportation...
  • 818 Roundup: Glendale PD arrests man for alleged phone scam, Burbank house fire kills pet cat

    818 Roundup: Glendale PD arrests man for alleged phone scam, Burbank house fire kills pet cat
    Good morning, readers! Today is Thursday, May 23. Weather in the Glendale area will reach a high of 73 degrees and a low of 59, National Weather Service. In the news from your area: - Glendale police have arrested a 62-year-old Los Angeles man for...
  • New carpool lane on northbound 405 finally opens today

    New carpool lane on northbound 405 finally opens
    After countless delays, cost overruns, gridlock gripes from Tesla's Elon Musk and a phenomenon known as "Carmageddon," officials Friday will finally unveil on the 405 Freeway the nation's longest continuous carpool lane. The opening marks a milestone...
  • Letter: Clarification of the Park & Ride

    I am the developer referred to in James Stoker’s letter to the editor last week. The reasons the city chose to enter into an agreement with me to develop the Park & Ride in 1995 were twofold: to increase the Park & Ride capacity for the city in a...
  • Toll lane opponent named Woman of the Year

    Toll lane opponent named Woman of the Year
    Diana Carey, who fought against an unpopular proposal to add toll lanes to the 405 Freeway in Orange County, has been named the 2014 Woman of the Year for state Assembly District 74. Carey, a Westminster councilwoman and the I-405 Freeway Corridor...
  • La Cañada history: Local pilot died in plane crash

    La Cañada history: Local pilot died in plane crash
    Ten Years Ago The La Cañada Flintridge City Council awarded a $792,000 contract to Pima Construction to build a park on a former Caltrans lot on the south side of Foothill Boulevard near the Glendale (2) Freeway entrance. The transportation-themed...
  • 15 Freeway shutdown: Crews tear down smoldering bridge

    15 Freeway shutdown: Crews tear down smoldering bridge
    Crews were using heavy equipment Monday night to tear down the smoldering skeleton of a huge bridge overpass that was engulfed in flames, forcing officials to shut down the 15 Freeway in the Cajon Pass and snarling traffic for miles on the heavily...
  • Caltrans invites public to I-5 meeting

    The California Department of Transportation will host an open house Thursday for the public to learn about the Empire interchange freeway-construction project in Burbank. The meeting will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. in the community room of the Burbank...
  • Fire at bridge construction site closes Interstate 15 in Hesperia

    Fire at bridge construction site closes Interstate 15 in Hesperia
    Interstate 15 in Hesperia was closed in both directions Monday after a fire broke out at a bridge construction site. The San Bernardino County Fire Department said workers were cutting reinforced steel bars with torches when the bridge's wood...