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LAX construction was on hold for the holidays. Now it resumes, with new road closures, shuttle route changes

LAX construction was on hold for the holidays. Now it resumes, with new road closures, shuttle route changes

Now that the holidays are over, Los Angeles International Airport can get back to normal, but what does that mean for a facility deep in the midst of a $14-billion modernization project?

It means that the new year brings new roadway obstacles and changes that could cause you or your passengers to miss a flight. LAX, recovering from an estimated 4.3 million holiday travelers between mid-December and Tuesday, will resume work on construction projects Wednesday.

Here’s what you can expect if you are traveling to the airport this month.

1. Terminal 1

Upgrading the terminal that houses Southwest...

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