White Avenue Closure Dec. 6,2021 - Apr. 30, 2022

CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITY
Crews will be rebuilding the railroad crossing on White Ave. north of Arrow Hwy. in the city of La Verne, as part of the 9.1-mile Foothill Gold Line light rail project. Construction activities include underground utility work, median construction, new track installation, roadway paving, and new curb and gutter. Additionally, Southern California Edison, Frontier Communications and SoCal Gas (third-party utility groups) will be completing their required work at the railroad crossing during this closure. This work requires a full closure of White Ave. at the railroad crossing for approximately 5 months.

WHEN
Beginning Monday, Dec. 6, 2021 and continuing daily through Apr. 30, 2022, White Ave. will be fully closed to all traffic (vehicular and pedestrian) at the railroad crossing north of Arrow Hwy. 24 hours a day/7 days a week. Arrow Hwy. (south of the crossing) and Foothill Blvd. (north of the crossing) will remain open and accessible by way of detour routes, see map below.

Crews plan to work daily from 6:00 AM - 11:00 PM. Overnight work and Sunday shifts may also be required.
 
TRAFFIC ADVISORIES
White Ave. will be fully closed to vehicular and pedestrian traffic at the railroad crossing between Arrow Hwy. and 1st St.

Access to homes and businesses on White Ave. within the closure area north and south of the railroad crossing will be maintained at all times, as will access to 1st St. north of the crossing and Sierra Way south of the crossing.
 
PLAN YOUR ROUTE AND BE PREPARED

  • A detour route will be in place during the closure and signage will be posted to direct motorists and pedestrians. Please follow detour signs. White Ave. will be fully closed to all traffic at the railroad crossing between Arrow Hwy. and 1st St.
  • Wheeler Ave. (northbound and southbound) will serve as the main detour route.
  • Arrow Hwy. (eastbound and westbound) will remain open to thru traffic.
  • Foothill Blvd. (eastbound and westbound) will remain open to thru traffic.
NOTE TO RESIDENTS /BUSINESS OWNERS
Noise from construction equipment will be produced near the active work zones.
Bus stops may be temporarily relocated, for more information: Foothill Transit Bus: (800) RIDE-INFO/(800) 743-3463 or foothilltransit.org
Metro Bus: (323) GO METRO/323)
 

La Verne Chamber of Commerce

2332 D Street, Unit E

La Verne, CA 91750

(909) 593-5265

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