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Joe Biden Is In Town: Here Are The Streets To Avoid

Vice President Joe Biden laughs after President Obama remarked that he looked cool in his sunglasses. (Photo by William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)
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America's crazy Uncle Vice President Joe Biden is in town, speaking at West Los Angeles College this morning and tomorrow at the Patient Safety, Science & Technology Summit in Irvine.Naturally he brought traffic and the Santa Ana winds with him. Here's the streets the LAPD says people in West L.A. should avoid today and tomorrow:

Friday, January 23:

until noon:

  • Jefferson Boulevard and the South 405 Freeway
  • Jefferson Boulevard and Overland Avenue
  • Overland Drive and Freshman Drive
  • Westwood Boulevard and Wilshire Boulevard
  • Wilshire Boulevard and Rodeo Drive

Saturday, January 24:

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7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m.

  • Wilshire Boulevard and Santa Monica Boulevard
  • Santa Monica and the North 405 Freeway

8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.

  • Pass Avenue and the 134 Freeway, Burbank
  • Verdugo Avenue and Hollywood Way, Burbank
  • Hollywood way and Vanowen Street, Burbank
  • Vineland and Sherman Way, Burbank