WeHo Design District Streetscape Project

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132 New Trees Are Being Planted on Melrose Ave.

Click here to learn more about the 132 new trees being planted along Melrose Ave. in as part of the WeHo Design District Streetscape.

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Construction Activities

  • Tree removal
  • Painting (striping) of new traffic lanes, parking spaces, and road markings
  • Utility relocations
  • Removal and replacement of:
    • Concrete sidewalks
    • Curb & gutter
    • Driveways
    • Asphalt roadway pavement

    What to Expect

      • Construction equipment and crews on site
      • Single lane of traffic in each direction
      • Parking restrictions implemented to ensure safety
      • Construction crews will minimize dust and noise as much as possible

    Project Benefits

    • Pedestrian and bicycle safety improvements

    • New street pavements and sidewalks

    • Distinctive trees and landscaping

    • Upgraded street furniture and energy efficient streetlights

    • Smart city infrastructure installation

    • Utility undergrounding

    • Creation of new public gathering places with integrated public art

    • Electric vehicle charging stations, bus shelter upgrades, pedestrian safety crossing roadway lighting system, and WiFi system

    Construction Notices

    Beginning August 8 Westmount North Side Closure & LADWP Westmount Street Closure

    Community Updates

    WeHo Design District Streetscape: Melrose Ave. Business Outreach Meeting Recording, July 15, 2022

    WeHo Design District Streetscape: Business Outreach Meeting Recording, June 10, 2022

    Project Schedule

    Currently in Stage 3: July 2022 – Late October 2022

    Stage 3 construction takes place on the North side of Melrose Ave. between Westbourne Dr. and La Cienega Blvd.

    Due to utility infrastructure challenges and in order to keep the project moving, the Melrose Streetscape Project has moved into Stage 3. Construction is taking place on the north side of Melrose Ave. between Westbourne Dr. and La Cienega Blvd. Once Stage 3 is complete, construction will continue to Stage 2.

    • Stage 1: April 2022 – July 2022

    • Stage 2: Late Oct 2022 – Dec 2022 (after Stage 3)

    • Stage 3: July 2022 – Late Oct 2022

    • Stage 4: Jan 2023 – May 2023

    • Stage 5: May 2023 – August 2023

    Map of Areas Affected by Stage 3 

    Street Map of the Melrose Ave Stage 3 construction zone

    WeHo Design District Streetscape Project Map

    WeHo Design District Streetscape Project

    WeHo Design District Streetscape Project
    Phase 1A (underground), Phase 1B (underground): April 2022 – November 2022 & Phase 3 (streetscape): Late 2023 – 2024 Phase 2 (streetscaping): May 2022 - June 2023 Phase 4 (underground):2024 - 2025 & Phase 5 (streetscape): 2025 – 2026

    Phase 1A (underground), Phase 1B (underground): April 2022 – November 2022 & Phase 3 (streetscape): Late 2023 – 2024

    Phase 2 (streetscaping): May 2022 - June 2023

    Phase 4 (underground):2024 - 2025 & Phase 5 (streetscape): 2025 – 2026