Beginning this coming Monday, January 7, 2013, Colorado Boulevard between Santa Anita Avenue and San Antonio Road in Arcadia, will be closed to all traffic. The closure is to allow for construction of a new bridge for the Metro Gold Line and the road will be closed through Tuesday, April 30, 2013.
This is a hard closure (24-hours per day) with no vehicle, pedestrian, bicycle or any other traffic allowed in the closed area.
Turn lanes from Colorado Place onto Colorado Boulevard will also be closed. Detour signs will be in place and local residents and businesses can be accessed by use of the detour routes.
Construction will take place during daytime hours, 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Metro advises of possible night or weekend work in order to complete the work as scheduled.
Newcastle Park will remain open during the construction.
Visit www.foothillextension.org or call the hotline at 626.324.7098 for additional information. There will also be a Public Information Office open on Mondays or Wednesdays located at 400 N. Santa Anita Avenue, Arcadia.