This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.President Donald Trump landed in Los Angeles Friday afternoon for a visit that police officials warned would impact the city’s rush-hour traffic. The president began his day in California with a visit to the U.S.-Mexico border, where he met with law enforcement officials and toured a section of recently rebuilt fencing while in Calexico. Trump then flew into Los Angeles International Airport aboard Air Force One. The plane landed just before 4 p.m. He took off again a short time later, this time in Marine One as he headed to West Los Angeles. A number of road closures were in effect on L.A.’s Westside and in Beverly Hills during the president’s visit, and delays were seen during the afternoon and evening hours. The following areas were affected between the following times on Friday:
- The area around Bundy Drive between Airport Avenue and West Pico Boulevard, from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m.
- The area around Sunset Boulevard between South Sepulveda Boulevard and North Hillcrest Drive, from 3 to 4 p.m.
- The area around Sunset Boulevard between North Hillcrest Drive and South Sepulveda Boulevard, from 6 to 7 p.m.
- The area around Bundy Drive between West Pico Boulevard and Airport Avenue, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
- Sunset Boulevard between Foothill and Hillcrest roads, from 1 to 7 p.m.
- Foothill, Elm and Maple drives between Sunset Boulevard and Elevado Avenue, from 1 to 7 p.m.
Please see the TRAFFIC ADVISORY for avoiding possible traffic congestion during the visit of the President of the United States today. pic.twitter.com/r4kwWQdLxK— Beverly Hills Police (@BeverlyHillsPD) April 5, 2019