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On Sepulveda Boulevard

Kim Sandifer stands behind her home, which peeks over a cinder block wall along Sepulveda Boulevard, where construction noise and vibrations from work on the 405 Freeway are a problem for her family and neighbors in Westwood Hills. "We can¿t move ¿ we couldn¿t refinance if we wanted to,¿ says... Genaro Molina / Los Angeles Times