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Hollywood street closures begin in preparation for Oscars

February 18, 2013 | 12:21 pm

A series of major road closures has begun in Hollywood to accommodate the Academy Awards.

The Oscars will be held at the Dolby Theatre in the Hollywood & Highland Center. On Sunday, Hollywood Boulevard was closed between Highland Avenue and Orange Drive. Public buses will be rerouted, according to the Oscars' website.

On the day of the show, this coming Sunday, road closures will spread throughout the area, including the north and south 101 Freeway offramps at Highland Avenue as well as Hollywood Boulevard between La Brea Avenue and Cahuenga Boulevard.


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