The project limits are: Wilmington Avenue from Imperial Highway to 480 feet south of 120th Street, 120th Street from Compton Avenue to Wilmington Avenue, 119th Street from Wilmington Avenue to Willowbrook Avenue. Please see project map.
The project includes the following improvements: landscape and irrigation throughout the project limits; sidewalk enhancements such as colored concrete unit pavers and curb ramp upgrades; pavement repair and crosswalk enhancements; construction of new raised medians with landscaping; renovation of existing landscaped median; refurbishing existing and providing new site furnishings such as bus shelters, trash receptacles, benches, and bike racks; pedestrian lighting; bike routes/lanes; wayfinding and monument signage; and traffic signal upgrades.
Conceptual Rendering of Proposed Parkway Improvements
Traffic/Pedestrian Impacts During Construction
Substantial completion of the roadway improvements in the vicinity of the Martin Luther King Jr. Community Hospital was accomplished in February 2018. Installation of the wayfinding signs was completed in March. We are currently coordinating with the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority for completion of the remaining roadway improvements listed below.
- Traffic signal installation at the intersection of 118th St./Wilmington Ave.
- Traffic signal installation and curb ramp reconstruction at the intersection of the 105 Fwy on/off ramps and Wilmington Ave.
- Roadway resurfacing of Wilmington Ave.
- Installation of loops, striping, and traffic signs.