Image from Zev's BlogCarmageddon II is only a week away! If you have any lingering questions about the upcoming 405 freeway closure, log on to a live chat with LA County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky tomorrow at noon and get your answers. Visit to join the chat or send your questions in advance right now to

Zev is referring to this second closure of the 405 freeway as "Carmageddon on steroids." While Carmageddon I turned out to be "Carmaheaven," this round of closures involves 30% more work to be completed in the same short 53-hour time period as last year.

Make this Carmageddon yet another Carmaheaven: Plan Ahead, Avoid the Area, or Eat, Shop and Play Locally.

Keep up with progress on the bridge demolition by following local news reports or visiting


EDIT 9/24/12: If you missed the live chat, you can read the entire transcript at Metro's website