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Lane closed on PCH to shore up bluffs

November 16, 2009 12:18:05 AM PST
Drivers, brace yourself for a slow drive on Pacific Coast Highway through Santa Monica on Monday.Crews are closing a northbound lane from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. to shore up the bluffs from the Santa Monica Pier, north to the city limits. The work includes installing drains to divert ground water from the area.

The $2.3 million project is designed to prevent landslides along the bluffs.