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Posted on: January 7, 2021

Traffic Advisory: 55-Hour Lane Closures on the Pomona Freeway (SR-60)

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The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) has scheduled a series of 55-hour lane closures on the eastbound and westbound Pomona Freeway (SR-60) between the Long Beach (I-710) and San Gabriel River (I-605) freeways. The closures are necessary to perform pavement rehabilitation work that will extend the life of the existing lanes by a minimum of 40 years and improve ride quality. Currently, construction is ongoing Monday through Saturday, 8 p.m. to 6 a.m., with an enforced speed limit of 50 mph throughout the work zone. All 55-hour lane closures will be limited to Friday through Monday, 10 p.m. to 5 a.m., to minimize traffic impacts.  

The 55-hour lane closures are as follows and subject to change:

Friday, January 8, at 10 p.m. – Monday, January 11, at 5 a.m.

Eastbound SR-60 

Lane Replacement between Greenwood Avenue and Paramount Boulevard


Friday, January 22, at 10 p.m. – Monday, January 25, at 5 a.m.

Eastbound SR-60 

Lane Replacement between I-710 and Woods Avenue


Friday, January 29, at 10 p.m. – Monday, February 1, at 5 a.m.

Eastbound SR-60 

Lane Replacement between I-710 and Woods Avenue (approach slabs)

Residents and local businesses located near the freeway may experience noise, vibrations and dust associated with construction activities. Detour signs will be posted. Although NOT a full freeway closure, connectors and onramps will be affected. Motorists should expect delays and are strongly advised to use alternate routes. Real time traffic information can be found at http://quickmap.dot.ca.gov/

For additional information, please contact Public Affairs Officer Peter Jones at (213) 897-0106 or peter_jones@dot.ca.gov 


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