Avoid The President Obama & Clinton Traffic Jams!

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Both President Obama and former President Clinton will be in town today…lucky us!

We’re more than happy to host the heads of state, but traffic is bound to be a nightmare.

Seriously, isn’t Friday traffic bad enough already?

Here’s everything you need to know to avoid the drama:

PRESIDENT OBAMA:

Air Force One touches down at LAX at 10:35 a.m. The presidential motorcade will transport Obama to the home of media executive Peter Chernin for a fundraising event.

The president departs LAX at 2:05 p.m. for a 45-minute flight to Palms Springs.

Police have issued a traffic advisory for the following locations:

  • The area near Centinela Avenue and West Olympic Boulevard from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and between 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.
  • The area around West Olympic Boulevard and Cloverfield Boulevard from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and between 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.
  • The area around 26th Street and San Vicente from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and between 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.

PRESIDENT CLINTON:

President Bill Clinton is in town to appear at CelebrateLA, a block party honoring outgoing mayor Antonio Villaraigosa.

  • Spring Street will be closed from 1st Street to Temple from 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 6 to 6:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 8.
  • The North curbside lane on 1st St. from Main St. to Broadway will be closed from 10:00 a.m. to Midnight on Friday, June 7.
  • Broadway from 1st St. to Temple St. will be closed from 7:00 p.m. to Midnight on Friday, June 7.

-Sarah Carroll, 97.1 AMP Radio/Los Angeles

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