Construction and Traffic Impacts

Traffic Signal Light Pole Installation September 8 to 15

  • Metro contractors will continue working on the traffic signal conduits in Westwood from September 8 to 15, with a new traffic light pole installed on the southwest corner of Wilshire Blvd. and Westwood Blvd. Work hours will be Monday to Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
  • Eastbound traffic on Wilshire Blvd will have one lane reduction between Veteran Ave and Westwood Blvd. The south sidewalk in front of 10900 Wilshire Blvd will be temporarily closed, but building and driveway access will be maintained.  


Metro Purple Line Extension

Construction will be occurring around campus due to the Metro Purple Line Extension scheduled to be completed in 2027. Major activity impacting campus will be listed here, and for a full list of construction notices visit Metro's website

  • Wilshire Blvd. Lane Closures
    • Two westbound lanes on the north side of Wilshire Blvd. between Westwood Blvd. and Gayley Ave., and between Gayley and Veteran Ave., are scheduled to be closed in early September for approximately seven months.