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Wednesday May 06 2015

Dial-A-Ride, Gateway Coach Changes Take Effect June 1

Dial-A-Ride, Gateway Coach Changes Take Effect June 1

Press Release posted 5/6/15 – Changes to the Sierra Madre Dial-A-Ride and fixed route Gateway Coach services take effect June 1. 2015. Dial-A-Ride services in Sierra Madre will operate Monday through Friday from 8:00am – 10:30am and 2:00pm – 5:00pm. Dial-A-Ride services are available to Sierra Madre residents that are 62 years of age or [...]

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Wednesday May 06 2015

Public Invited to Gold Line Operations Campus Open House

Public Invited to Gold Line Operations Campus Open House

Press Release posted 5/6/15 - Join elected officials, Foothill Gold Line and Metro representatives, and key stakeholders as the $265-million Foothill Gold Line Operations Campus is dedicated on Saturday, May 23, 2015. This is likely the only opportunity the public will have to tour this state-of-the-art light rail operations and maintenance facility before it is brought [...]

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Friday July 05 2013

SMPD Seeks Information re: 4th of July Wrong-way Driver Collision That Injures Four

Press Release posted 7/5/13 – On July 4, 2013 at approximately 10:17 PM Sierra Madre Police Department received numerous 9-1-1 calls of a head on collision in the 1900 block of Santa Anita Avenue.  When responding officers arrived they found one vehicle overturned and the other with major front end damage.  The driver of the [...]

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Thursday January 24 2013

Walk and Talk to Inform Residents About Grandview Construction

Press Release posted 1/24/13 – The 600 block of East Grand View is scheduled for a complete street closure between February 21st and 28th, with around-the-clock construction activity as the Metropolitan Water District (MWD) constructs of a point of connection to the 9 ½ foot MWD Upper Feeder water pipeline that traverses Sierra Madre along Grand [...]

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Sunday January 13 2013

Construction Begins on East Grand View

Press Release posted 1/13/13 – City of Sierra Madre Public Works staff has begun the first of three projects that will take place along the 600 block of East Grand View Avenue over the next few months. The first project consists of constructing a new, permanent entry to the spreading basin facility. The new gate [...]

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Sunday December 30 2012

Arcadia Construction to Disrupt, But Not Close, Baldwin From Foothill to Orange Grove in February

Press Release posted 12/30/12 - The City of Arcadia is planning to repave and reconstruct Baldwin Avenue between Foothill Blvd. and Orange Grove Ave.  The construction is scheduled for the  month of February 2013.  The work will include constructing new handicapped ramps, replacing damaged curb and gutter, repairing portions of deteriorated asphalt pavement and grinding and  [...]

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Sunday December 30 2012

East Grand View Water Project – Feb. 14 to March 7, Some Complete Closures Planned

Press Release posted 12/30/12 - Beginning in early February, the Metropolitan Water District will be working in East Grand View Avenue. The construction activity will create a new water system connection for Sierra Madre to the Metropolitan Water District Upper Feeder that runs under Grand View Avenue. Construction of the water connection is being done under [...]

Wednesday December 12 2012

Tonight’s 210 EB Fwy Closure Cancelled

Posted 12/12/12 – Tonight’s eastbound 210 freeway closure has been cancelled due to weather.  Tomorrow’s closure remains on schedule at this time.

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Monday December 10 2012

Full Overnight Closure of EB 210 Tonight through Thursday

Full Overnight Closure of EB 210 Tonight through Thursday

Posted 12/10/12 - There will be a full closure of the eastbound I-210 Freeway tonight through Thursday nights. On-ramps to the eastbound I-210 Freeway at Rosemead Blvd., Michillinda Blvd., and Baldwin Ave. will close beginning at 9:00 p.m. Up to three lanes will close starting at 10:00 p.m. All eastbound lanes will close at 11:00 p.m. [...]

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Friday September 28 2012

210 Eastbound Overnight Closures Again Next Monday to Thursday

210 Eastbound Overnight Closures Again Next Monday to Thursday

Press Release posted 9/28/12 – There will be closures of the eastbound I-210 Freeway next week starting on Monday night (Oct. 1) through Thursday night (Oct. 4).  For each of these closures, on-ramps to the eastbound I-210 Freeway at Rosemead Blvd., Michillinda Blvd., and Baldwin Ave. will close beginning at 9:00 p.m. Up to three [...]

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Monday September 24 2012

Gold Line Bridge Update, More Closures This Week

Gold Line Bridge Update, More Closures This Week

Press Release posted 9/24/12 – Habib Balian, CEO of the Metro Goldline Extension, sent out the following in an e-mail today: As you can see in the image below, left, there has been tremendous progress on the Gold Line bridge over the last several weeks. Most of the temporary falsework has been removed, slowly revealing the [...]

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Saturday September 08 2012

210 Eastbound Closed Sunday to Thursday Nights

210 Eastbound Closed Sunday to Thursday Nights

Posted 9/8/12 – There will be closures of the eastbound I-210 Freeway next week starting on Sunday night (Sept. 9) through Thursday night (Sept. 13).   For each of these closures, on-ramps to the eastbound I-210 Freeway at Rosemead Blvd., Michillinda Blvd., and Baldwin Ave. will close beginning at 9:00 p.m. Up to three lanes [...]

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Tuesday September 04 2012

EBound 210 Closures Tonight Through Thursday

EBound 210 Closures Tonight Through Thursday

Posted 9/4/12 – There will be closures of the eastbound I-210 Freeway tonight, tomorrow night and Thursday night (Sept. 4, 5, 6). For each of these closures, on-ramps to the eastbound I-210 Freeway at Rosemead Blvd., Michillinda Blvd., and Baldwin Ave. will close beginning at 9:00 p.m. Up to three lanes will close starting at [...]

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Friday August 31 2012

210 Bridge Falsework to Come Down, Up to 20 More Closures Planned

Press Release posted 8/31/12 - All Structural Work Complete for the I-210 Gold Line Bridge  After more than one year of intense activity, the Metro Gold Line Foothill Extension Construction Authority (Construction Authority) announced today that all structural work has been completed on the I-210 Gold Line Bridge. This announcement follows the recent completion of post-tensioning [...]

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Wednesday August 01 2012

Full Closure of Eastbound 210 Tonight

Full Closure of Eastbound 210 Tonight

Posted 8/1/12 - As noted in the advisory below, there will be a full closure of the eastbound I-210 Freeway lanes for construction of the I-210 bridge tonight (August 1). Eastbound on-ramps at Rosemead Blvd., Michillinda Blvd. and Baldwin Ave. will close at 9:30 p.m.; up to three lanes will close starting at 10 p.m.; FULL [...]

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Tuesday July 17 2012

Partial Closure of Westbound 210 Tonight

Partial Closure of Westbound 210 Tonight

Press Release posted 7/17/12 – There will be lane closures on the westbound I-210 Freeway lanes for construction of the I-210 bridge tonight (July 17). Closure of up to three lanes will begin at 10:00p.m.; all lanes will re-open at 5:00 a.m. tomorrow morning.

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Monday June 18 2012

Complete EB 210 Closure Tonight

Posted 6/18/12 – There will be a full closure of the eastbound I-210 Freeway lanes for construction of the I-210 bridge tonight (June 18). Eastbound on-ramps at Rosemead Blvd., Michillinda Blvd. and Baldwin Ave. will close at 9:00 p.m.; up to three lanes will close starting at 10:00 p.m.; FULL closure of the eastbound lanes [...]

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Thursday June 14 2012

Partial Closure of EB 210 Tonight

Partial Closure of EB 210 Tonight

Posted 6/14/12

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Monday May 21 2012

Colorado Blvd. Closure Due to Gold Line Construction

Posted 5/21/12 – According to an article in Arcadia’s Best, a portion of Colorado Blvd. west of Santa Anita to San Antonio will be closed during the day for the next three weeks, beginning today, followed by five days of complete, round the clock closure from June 11 to June 15th.  In addition, the eastbound 210 is [...]

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