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LA Marathon Closes Dozens Of Streets Sunday


The race — which is expected to draw 24,000 athletes — will start at Dodger Stadium around 6:30 a.m., before heading through downtown Los Angeles, Echo Park, Hollywood, West Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Century City, West Los Angeles, Brentwood and Santa Monica.


View Larger Map The Los Angeles Department of Transportation and other agencies will strictly enforce a restricted, non-parking policy, including citing and impounding vehicles parked on the temporarily restricted, no-parking streets, at designated times.


Metro will provide increased service on the Expo Line to accommodate people attending or participating in the Marathon.


Expo Line service will be increased to every nine minutes with three-car trains to accommodate what is expected to be significantly higher ridership than usual, Metro announced.


Metro bus lines 534, 720 and 73, which customarily run to near the Santa Monica Pier will be re-routed due to street closures.


Passengers will be able to disembark at a temporary bus hub at the Expo Line’s 17th Street/SMC Station.


Riders with TAP cards will be able to transfer at no additional charge to the westbound Expo Line.




READ MORE (CBS Los Angeles)


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