Big Rig Overturns on 60 Freeway in Diamond Bar

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Big Rig Overturns on 60 Freeway in Diamond Bar

Posted by Mirna Alfonso (Editor), June 7, 2013 at 04:42 pm The crash of the semi into a sedan was reported at 1:43 p.m. on the eastbound 60, at the northbound Orange (57) Freeway, according to the California Highway Patrol. … Continue reading

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Rollover Crash on 60 in Walnut Stops Traffic

Posted by Mirna Alfonso (Editor), June 5, 2013 at 11:22 am Walnut – The crash involving a black Mitsubishi vehicle and a blue, four-door sedan on the eastbound 60 at southbound 57 was reported about 9:45 a.m., according to the … Continue reading

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Local, State and Federal Officials Reportedly Tour 57/60 Freeway Site

Posted by Melanie C. Johnson (Editor), May 28, 2013 at 10:03 pm DIAMOND BAR — Guess what Diamond Bar destination made the news on NBC LA? The 57/60-freeway interchange did. The station did a segment on the stretch where the … Continue reading

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Chairman of House Transportation Committee gets first-hand look at 57/60-freeway interchange

Traffic flows through the interchange of the 60 and 57 freeways in Diamond Bar April 5, 2012. A congressional hearing is being held on the $265 million project. (SGVN/Staff photo by Leo Jarzomb/SVCITY) DIAMOND BAR — The chairman of the … Continue reading

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Pregnant Woman, Four Others Hurt in Two-Car Crash on 60 Freeway in Diamond Bar

Posted: 01/06/2013 01:29:20 PM PST Updated: 01/06/2013 05:24:46 PM PST Updated 1:54 p.m.: The carpool and far left lanes were going to be shut down until 4 p.m., the CHP reported. Westbound traffic was reduced to three lanes in the … Continue reading

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Crash Forces Five-Hour Closure of Freeway, Injures Two

Posted by By Gina Tenorio, August 16, 2012 Diamond Bar – Somehow the two men involved in an impressive looking crash escaped serious injury, officials said. Two men involved in an impressive crash that forced a five and a half … Continue reading

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Fiery SUV crash closes parts of 60 Freeway in Diamond Bar

Firefighters and emergency personnel respond to the fiery car crash on the eastbound 60 Freeway near Grand Avenue on Friday morning, Jan. 20, 2012. (Watchara Phomicinda/Staff Photographer) DIAMOND BAR – A fiery SUV crash forced the closure of most lanes … Continue reading

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Those living along 60 Freeway have longest commutes in Valley

By J.D. Velasco, Staff Writer Posted: 12/27/2011 06:53:03 PM PST Southern California, with its hundreds of miles of freeways and far-flung residential subdivisions, has often been noted for being prone to aggravating traffic and lengthy commutes. But as many residents know … Continue reading

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Napolitano: Invest in transit infrastructure

Veteran congresswoman Grace Napolitano, D-Santa Fe Springs, sees major transit needs in her 38th District and across the San Gabriel Valley, with some important projects under way to help alleviate problem areas, like busy railroad crossings. A top concern is … Continue reading

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The 57/60 Confluence Project Aims to Reduce Freeway Traffic, Increase Safety

By Amy Bentley 12-1-11 Faced with one of the most congested freeway interchanges in California, officials in the San Gabriel Valley have decided something must be done soon for motorists forced to crawl long the two-mile stretch of highway where … Continue reading

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2011 Call for Projects Application and Funding Recommendation

In late June MTA announced the preliminary funding recommendations for the 2011 Call for Projects program.  Included in these recommendations is $5,890,184 in funding for phase II of the 57/60 Confluence Project. In an effort to obtain funding for the … Continue reading

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Plans for 57/60 freeway interchange at Jan. 6 Forum

January 2, 2011 by admin Filed under Chamber of Commerce Major changes being planned to ease the congestion due to the chaotic confluence of the 57 and 60 freeways will be the topic at the monthly Arcadia Chamber of Commerce Government Affairs Forum at … Continue reading

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Some hope given to those who endure traffic bottleneck at 57/60 interchange in Diamond Bar

By Mediha Fejzagic DiMartino, Staff Writer Whittier Daily News Posted: 11/20/2010 09:19:39 PM PST DIAMOND BAR – When Gabriel Solis lost his job in Santa Fe Springs, there was one thing he was sure he would not miss – his … Continue reading

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Cities, State Team Up For 57/60 Freeway Fix

By James Wagner Whittier Daily News (9/13/09) Imagine this ominous proposal: Cross six lanes on a major freeway interchange, all while dodging cars and driving fast enough to keep up with traffic. It’s a daily reality for nearly 343,000 drivers … Continue reading

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The Big Fix

Coming to the 57 and 60 freeways for safety, jobs and commuters Chances are you’ve experienced slow going at the interchange of the 57 and 60 freeways. Daily, more than 340,000 drivers weave across several lanes of traffic to get … Continue reading

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