The City of Hawthorne held a ground breaking ceremony September 25, 2018 for the Hawthorne Boulevard Mobility Improvement Project. This project will improve El Segundo Blvd., between Crenshaw Blvd. and Hawthorne Blvd. These improvements will include: reconstruction and rehabilitation of pavement, intersection widening at Prairie Avenue and Hawthorne Blvd., storm drain improvements, installation of bio-filtration structures, catch basin trash screens, sewer pipe point repairs, eight traffic signal replacements, construction of a new traffic signal at Cerise Avenue and El Segundo Blvd., ADA ramps improvements, and adjustment of utilities