Motorists are being advised to avoid a main thoroughfare into
The intersection of Century and Aviation boulevards will be closed starting Friday night as part of "Century Crunch," an approximately 57-hour shutdown that will allow crews to demolish an old railroad bridge and begin construction of a new
Construction on the station, which will connect travelers to LAX, will continue on Century Boulevard for the next 16 months.
Access to the Sepulveda Boulevard entrance to the airport will remain open, but officials have recommended travelers take public transportation and allot extra time for potential traffic congestion.
Traffic will be rerouted three miles around the intersection, with vehicles heading toward LAX sent north on La Cienega Boulevard, west onto Manchester Boulevard and then south on Airport Boulevard to rejoin Century.