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Weekly Construction Update and Traffic Advisory for Rosemead Boulevard

Rosemead Boulevard between Las Tunas Drive and the Union Pacific Railroad underpass (at the southern city limit).

Construction Hours:

Monday-Friday, 7 a.m.-3:30 p.m. and 9 p.m.-5:30 a.m.

NOTE: In the event of rain delays, construction activities may occur Saturday, Feb. 9 from 7 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Planned Activities:

Crews will continue center median demolition and reconstruction activities.

Anticipated Impacts:

DAYTIME WORK AND LANE CLOSURES: Median work from Broadway to the Union Pacific Railroad underpass will occur Monday-Friday, 7 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Motorists traveling through the construction area can expect two open traffic lanes in each direction during peak traffic hours of 7-9 a.m. and 4-7 p.m. One traffic lane will be open in the construction area during non-peak traffic hours, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m.


Median work in major commercial areas – from Las Tunas Drive to Broadway – will occur Monday-Friday, 9 p.m.-5:30 a.m. During that time, one traffic lane will be open in each direction. Work must be performed at night to minimize disruption to area businesses.


The City’s new radio station, AM 1690, is now live announcing weekly construction updates and traffic advisories in English, Mandarin, Cantonese and Spanish. Roadside electronic message boards will notify motorists of new broadcasts, typically aired on Monday afternoons.

To view the construction phasing schedule or learn about the project, visit To sign up for updates on where construction is being performed, logon to the City’s website at, or text ROSEMEAD to 888777. Standard text messaging rates apply.


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