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Drive Wise eNews - Summer 2011

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Summer 2011 - IN THIS ISSUE

Driver Safety: Not Another Long, Hot, and Deadly Summer

Freeway Fright: 405 Freeway in Los Angeles to Close for 53 Hours

Traffic School: Got a Case of the Traffic Ticket Blues?


Not Another Long, Hot, and Deadly Summer

Summer is in full swing, school is out, and vacation plans are being made across the country. Unfortunately, another less welcome season is also in full swing. The "100 deadliest days for drivers", as coined by AAA, has begun.... read full story here


405 Freeway in Los Angeles to Close for 53 Hours

The 405 Freeway is already notorious for gridlock, traffic delays, and headaches, but if you think it's bad news today, wait until mid-July for a not so pleasant surprise. For 53 hours between July 16th and 17th, traffic will be an absolute mess as construction crews plan to fully shut down about 10 miles of the 405 near Mulholland Drive. The impending construction is part of what officials say will be a completed carpool network between Orange County and the San Fernando Valley.

The message from the city is clear: stay away from the 405! "If you think it's bad now, let me just make something absolutely clear: On July 16 and 17, it will be an absolute nightmare," said Mayor Antonio Villaraigos.


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