Ready for the "Century Crunch"? The closure of Century Boulevard at the entrance to
During this period, the intersection of Century and Aviation boulevards will be closed, and Aviation will be closed between Arbor Vitae and 104th Street. Drivers heading into the
The weekend closure allows workers to demolish a bridge and make way for a stop on a new 8.5-mile light-rail line on Crenshaw Boulevard.
LAX is expecting to handle about 200,000 passengers a day on more than 1,700 flights over the busy summer weekend, an airport statement says. So you won't be alone in your frustration with getting in or out of the airport unscatched.
Here are some workarounds recommended by LAX.
--To get to the airport from the south or east, take the 105 Freeway west, exit at Sepulveda Boulevard and head north into the airport. Sepulveda remains open during construction.
--From the north, take the 405 Freeway south and exit at Howard Hughes Parkway or La Tijera Boulevard. Either will take you to Sepulveda Boulevard south and into the airport.