We Must Go Into Downtown Los Angeles

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I’m in Anaheim (CA) and am trying to get into downtown Los Angeles. I have several options in terms of which route I take. I can go through interstate 10 and go through the 605 straight into Los Angeles, but their would be an astonishing amount of traffic. I can also get on I-05 and go through the 710 and have to drive 1 mile locally then get to my destination. Lastly, I can get on I-05, take and exit into Compton, drive through 2 miles locally, then get on the 710, and take an exit off to downtown Los Angeles. This route would reduce my fuel consumption and would reduce my travel time by over 90 minutes. This route may seem like the obvious route to take, but one step/risk involved in this route is that one will need to drive through…show more content…
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