Fremont Avenue between Mission Road and Valley Boulevard will be closed Wednesday from 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. for "710 Day," according to Alhambra Community Services. Both Valley and Mission will remain open. City staff recommends using Marengo Avenue as a detour.
Alhambra city officials have pronounced July 10 "710 Day" and will be hosting a family festival at the arch park at Fremont and Valley to celebrate their efforts to close the freeway gap. According to the city website, the event will include "educational presentations and booths to raise awareness about air quality and reducing traffic congestion by CLOSING THE GAP via the proposed SR-710 extension from Alhambra to Pasadena."