The undertaking to exchange Los Angeles’ historic sixth Avenue Bridge is effectively on its technique to actuality.
The brand new span that crosses the 101 Freeway and Los Angeles River will function 10 lighted units of arches forming a “Ribbon of Mild” alongside the viaduct.
It stretches throughout 18 units of railroad tracks in addition to a brand new 12-acre park with entry to the river, and can function 10-foot-wide bicycle lanes in each instructions.
The sixth Avenue Viaduct Substitute Undertaking replaces the unique construction in-built 1932. The brand new construction will reconnect the downtown Arts District and historic Boyle Heights.
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The $588-million undertaking is being funded by the Federal Freeway Administration, the state of California and town. It’s scheduled for completion in summer time 2022.
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