24/7 Metro Hotline: 213.922.6934
Beverly Hills Public Works Customer Service: 310.285.2467
Beverly Hills Public Works Email: PurpleLine@beverlyhills.org
Weekly Update 5/24/19
Utility work advances on Wilshire.
Preparation for sewer and water line replacement has begun on Wilshire between Beverly and Crescent. Work will be done in stages over the next five months and will require some turn restrictions and lane closures. Work hours are Monday through Friday, 9 am to 4 pm, though some work may be required on nights and weekends. This week, night work is tentatively scheduled for Wednesday through Friday, 8:15 pm to 7 am.
Potholing for utilities continues on Wilshire.
Potholing work for identifying the location of existing sewer and water utilities is in progress. Work hours are Monday through Friday, 9 am to 4 pm. This work is located in the center median on westbound Wilshire west of Crescent and will require left turn restrictions and the closure of one westbound traffic lane.
Construction activities in progress at Reeves Yard.
Grading and site conditioning are underway to support temporary electrical installation and lighting in the yard. Work hours are Monday through Friday, 8 am to 8 pm.*
Construction activities underway at Wilshire and N. Cañon.
Grading and ground preparation for the installation of a 20-foot soundwall at the Cañon Yard are underway. Work hours are Monday through Friday, 8 am to 6 pm. The soundwall is anticipated to be completed by the end of June.*
Wilshire/La Cienega Station
Closures anticipated near Wilshire.
The following closures* are scheduled to take place during the upcoming week:
Please use alternative routes and continue to respect construction barriers and detours for your safety.
*Due to the dynamic nature of construction, all dates and times are subject to change.
The Purple Line Extension will provide a transportation alternative to the congested Westside, including two stops in Beverly Hills: Wilshire/ La Cienega and Wilshire/ Rodeo.
Sections 1 and 2: La Cienega Station and Rodeo Station Monthly Update Meeting
Wednesdays in 2019: June 5, July 10, Aug 7, Sept 4, Oct 2, Nov 6, Dec 4
6:30pm - 8pm
City Hall, Municipal Gallery (455 North Rexford Drive, Beverly Hills, CA 90210)
This is a series of monthly meetings for Beverly Hills stakeholders interested in Metro construction for the Wilshire/La Cienega and Wilshire/Rodeo Stations in Beverly Hills.
Detailed City Council agendas and meeting videos can be found at http://www.beverlyhills.org/departments/informationtechnology/beverlyhillstelevision/citycouncilmeetings/
Additional information can be found at https://www.metro.net/projects/notices/events_purpleline/
Transportation and Parking: For public transportation, use the Trip Planner at metro.net or call 323.GO.METRO. Two-hour free parking is available at the Civic Center Garage located at 450 N. Rexford Dr.
Metro Presentations: For the latest Metro Presentations, please click this link below and select "Section 1&2: City of Beverly Hills Presentations"
Metro Business Interruption Fund (BIF) information and additional resources for your business: https://www.metro.net/projects/business-interruption-fund/
PROJECT DETAILS - Purple Line
The project is scheduled to be built in three sections. The first section of the Purple Line Extension will extend the subway from the Wilshire/ Western station in Los Angeles to Wilshire/La Cienega in Beverly Hills. Section 2 extends from the Wilshire/ La Cienega station to the Wilshire/ Rodeo station and then on to the Century City / Constellation station.