Office of Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti

#101SlowJam: Mayor Garcetti Announces 40-Hour Closure of 101 Freeway for Demolition of Sixth Street Viaduct

6th St Bridge

For more detailed information on the closure, please go to www.sixthstreetviaduct.org or follow the closure on:

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Twitter: https://twitter.com/6thStViaduct

Instagram: https://instagram.com/6thstviaduct.

ABOUT THE BUREAU OF ENGINEERING

The Bureau of Engineering is the City's lead agency for the planning, design and construction management of public buildings, infrastructure and open space projects. Projects include municipal buildings, such as police and fire stations, convention centers, and recreational and cultural facilities, as well as bridges, street and transit projects, and stormwater and wastewater systems. Open space projects include the development of parks and the restoration of wetlands. In addition, Engineering acts as the City's lead agency for the revitalization of the Los Angeles River through the bureau's LA River Project Office. The Bureau also manages permitting for construction in the public right-of-way, as well as the City's state-of-the-art online mapping system. Engineering's projects are nationally-recognized in the areas of environmental sustainability and design and fully support the City's goals of creating a prosperous, livable and safe city for all residents and businesses. For more information, please visithttp://eng.lacity.org.

MEDIA CONTACT

Mary Nemick, Director of Communications, Bureau of Engineering: 213-485-5085 or Mary.Nemick@lacity.org