SR-47/I-110 INTERCHANGE NEAR VINCENT THOMAS BRIDGE CLOSED FOR ROADWAY UPGRADES OCTOBER 30-31


SR-47/I-110 INTERCHANGE NEAR VINCENT THOMAS BRIDGE CLOSED FOR ROADWAY UPGRADES OCTOBER 30-31

Alternate RouteSAN PEDRO, Calif. – October 29, 2014 – The Port of Los Angeles has announced a two-day, overnight road closure on Thursday, October 30 and Friday, October 31, from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m., involving the connector from the Vincent Thomas Bridge/Westbound SR-47 to Northbound I-110, and to the Gaffey Street exit in San Pedro, as part of a major Port of Los Angeles interchange widening project to replace overhead signage.

The following alternate route is suggested to make the transition onto Northbound I-110:

-Exit the Vincent Thomas Bridge (SR-47) on
 Harbor Blvd.
-Left turn onto North Harbor Blvd.
-Continue onto Front Street and make a right at Pacific Ave.
-Make a left onto Northbound I-110 on-ramp after Channel Street
(for NB I-110 traffic)
-Make a left at Channel Street (for Gaffey Street traffic)

Please follow posted traffic signs accordingly. Similar closures are anticipated to occur through 2016. For future updates, visit www.portoflosangeles.org or call Prashant Konareddy, Project Construction Manager at (310) 732-3362.

The SR-47/I-110 Project will widen the westbound connector to Northbound I-110 by adding a second lane that begins at the Vincent Thomas Bridge in San Pedro and extends to the John S. Gibson Boulevard off-ramp in Wilmington. Construction is paid for the by Port of Los Angeles, 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.