The 2014 AIDS Walk Los Angeles will be held on Sunday, October 12th, mostly in the morning. AIDS Walk starts and ends in West Hollywood, and, as in the past, AIDS Walk will come right through Melrose Village, heading eastbound on Melrose Ave., south on La Brea Ave. and then west on Beverly Blvd. The full route is approximately 10 kilometers or 6.2 miles.
Information on street closures and route crossings is included below. For more information and if you want to participate in AIDS Walk by walking or contributing directly, see their website at AIDSWalk.net/losangeles. And another way to participate is by cheering on the walkers along the route.
Expect some traffic delays and plan your day accordingly. Streets along the route will be closed starting at 6 a.m. Most streets should reopen by 2 p.m., except around West Hollywood Park. See below for specific times.
Route Crossings are supervised by police officers and AIDS Walk staff and allow vehicles to cross by stopping the walkers and regular intervals.
ROUTE CROSSINGS ARE ALLOWED ONLY AT THE FOLLOWING INTERSECTIONS:
⇒Melrose Ave. at Harper Ave., Crescent Heights Blvd., Fairfax Ave. and Poinsettia Pl.
⇒La Brea Ave. at Clinton St. and Oakwood Ave.
⇒Beverly Blvd. at Sweetzer Ave., Crescent Heights Blvd., Fairfax Ave. and Poinsettia Pl.
⇒Beverly Blvd. at La Cienega Blvd SOUTHBOUND ONLY.
STREET CLOSURES ON SUNDAY, 10/12 (except where indicated)
|San Vicente Blvd., Santa Monica to Melrose||6 am 10/11
to 6 pm 12/12
|East side San Vicente Blvd., Beverly to Melrose||6 am to 3 pm|
|Robertson Blvd., Melrose to Santa Monica||6 am to 12:30 pm|
|La Peer Dr., Melrose to Santa Monica||6 am to noon|
|Santa Monica Blvd., Doheny to Holloway||6 am to noon|
|La Cienega Blvd., Santa Monica to Melrose||6 am to noon|
|Melrose Place, La Cienega to Orlando||6 am to noon|
|Melrose Ave., San Vicente to La Brea||6 am to 1 pm|
|La Brea Ave., Melrose to Beverly||7 am to 2 pm|
|Beverly Blvd., La Brea to San Vicente||7 am to 2 pm|