Oscars Street Closures Ahead of the Award Show

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By KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO

There will be road closures to look out for ahead of the Oscars this Sunday in Hollywood.

To accommodate the construction of press risers, fan viewing areas and pre-show stages along the Oscars red carpet, Hollywood Boulevard will be closed between Highland Avenue and Orange Drive beginning at 3 a.m. on Sunday and remain closed until 6 a.m. on Wednesday, February 12, The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said in a press release.

On Friday Feb. 7:

Close Hawthorn Avenue from Highland Avenue to Orange Drive from 12:01 am to 6 am Monday Feb. 10.

Service at the station will resume with the first scheduled train after 6 a.m.Between now and Sunday,  additional streets and sidewalks will be closed for varying periods.More details at http://www.oscars.org/closures