SAN PEDRO, Calif. — April 16, 2014 — The John S. Gibson Boulevard on-ramp to the I-110 North will be closed Wednesday, April 23, through Wednesday, May 14, during the hours of 8 p.m. to 5 a.m., as part of a major Port of Los Angeles roadway project to improve the Harbor Freeway and nearby surface streets in San Pedro and Wilmington.

The following alternate routes are suggested for traffic traveling from Wilmington to Los Angeles via the I-110 North:

-Head north along John S. Gibson Blvd.
-Left on Figueroa Street
-Left on “C” Street on-ramp to I-110 North
-Head south along John S. Gibson Blvd. (becomes Pacific Ave)
-Left on Front Street (becomes Harbor Blvd.)
-Right on Front Street on-ramp to WB SR-47
-Stay right onto connector to I-110 North

Please follow posted traffic signs accordingly. Similar closures are anticipated to occur over the next few months. For future updates, visit www.portoflosangeles.org or call the Project Construction Manager Prashant Konareddy at (310) 732-3362.

The SR-47/I-110 project will widen the westbound connector to the I-110 North by adding a second lane that starts after the Vincent Thomas Bridge and extends beyond the John S. Gibson Boulevard off-ramp. Construction is paid for through funding by Port of Los Angeles revenues, the Federal Safe Accountable Flexible Efficient Transportation Equity Act (SAFETEA-LU), State of California Trade Corridor Improvement Fund (TCIF), and Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (LACMTA) Prop C Funds.

The Port of Los Angeles is America’s premier port and has a strong commitment to developing innovative strategic and sustainable operations that benefit the economy as well as the quality of life for the region and the nation it serves. As the leading seaport in North America in terms of shipping container volume and cargo value, the Port generates more than 830,000 regional jobs and $35 billion in annual wages and tax revenues. The Port of Los Angeles – A cleaner port. A brighter future.