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Sunset Upper and Sunset Deer Debris Basin Clean-out from 12/12/18 to 12/22/18
BURBANK, CA (December 12, 2018) –Los Angeles County Public Works will conduct clean-out operations at debris basins affected by the 2017 La Tuna Fire. Removal of this sediment and debris is necessary to maximize storage capacity following each significant debris-producing storm. The affected debris control facilities are Sunset Upper and Sunset Deer debris basins.
Los Angeles County Public Works crews will work from Wednesday, December 12, 2018 – Saturday, December 22, 2018 (no work on Sunday, December 16, 2018) from 7:00 AM – 5:00 PM. The haul route for the various transport loads of sediment clean out will begin from Country Club Drive southbound – to westbound Olive Ave. – to southbound Frist St. – to westbound Verdugo Ave. – to northbound Front St. – and, onto southbound Highway I-5 on-ramp. Truck routes are illustrated on the map below.
To expedite their operations, County crews require unobstructed access to County facilities. Please avoid parking vehicles or storing materials on streets near Basins on Country Club Drive during hauling operations. Parking restrictions (if necessary) will be posted 48 hours in advance.
For more information, please see this press release from Los Angeles County Public Works: Sediment Hauling and Flood Control Maintenance Activities.