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Crenshaw/LAX Line: Two week full street closure on Rodeo Road rescheduled for Oct. 24

Posted by Steve Hymon on October 1, 2014 1:06 pm
The news release from Metro: Metro’s contractor Walsh/Shea Corridor Contractors (WSCC) has rescheduled the Rodeo Road two week closure to Friday, Oct. 24. The full street closure is needed to ...

Dodger Stadium Express will run from Union Station and Harbor Gateway for the playoffs

Posted by Steve Hymon on October 1, 2014 12:08 pm
After thumping and humiliating the Giants last Wednesday night, the Dodgers are National League West champions and owners of the second seed in the NL. They’ll open the playoffs at home ...

Metrolink’s Angels Express will run for playoff games beginning Thursday

Posted by Steve Hymon on October 1, 2014 12:02 pm
Photo by Ray Smith, via Flickr creative commons. The American League West champion Angels open the division series at home on Thursday against the Kansas City Royals, who won a thriller wild card ...

Transportation headlines, Wednesday, October 1

Posted by Steve Hymon on October 1, 2014 10:08 am
Have a transportation-related article you think should be included in headlines? Drop me an email! And don’t forget, Metro is on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. Pick your social media ...

Happy Walktober!

Posted by Anna Chen on October 1, 2014 8:13 am
It’s that time of year again, when pumpkin spice takes over the land and the air starts to feel just a little bit crisp. Hard pass on the pumpkin spice (eggnog only, thanks!), but I do plan on ...

Preview of October Metro Service Council meetings

Posted by David Hershenson on October 1, 2014 8:00 am
The San Fernando Valley Service Council leads off Halloween month (how did we get here so quickly?) with the first of our five monthly Service Council meetings beginning tonight. Fortunately, none of ...

Ground is broken for Regional Connector project to link Blue, Expo and Gold Lines

Posted by Steve Hymon on September 30, 2014 8:00 pm
The official groundbreaking for the $1.42-billion Regional Connector project is being held this morning in Little Tokyo. The 1.9-mile underground light rail line will link the ...

Zocalo Public Square tackles the can-we-fix-traffic question at last night’s event

Posted by Steve Hymon on September 30, 2014 2:34 pm
From left, UCLA’s Brian Taylor, FAST’s Hilary Norton, Metro CEO Art Leahy and KCRW’s Kajon Cermac. Photo by Steve ...

Tunnel boring machine for Crenshaw/LAX Line on the way from Rotterdam

Posted by Anna Chen on September 30, 2014 1:11 pm
Photos courtesy of Walsh-Shea Corridor Constructors The above photos were taken in Rotterdam, where parts for the tunnel boring machine for the Crenshaw/LAX Line were recently loaded on the ship ...

How to save 15 percent on your CicLAvia T-shirt on Oct. 5

Posted by Anna Chen on September 29, 2014 12:31 pm
CicLAvia – Heart of LA, presented by Metro, is set to take place on Sunday, October 5, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The 10-mile route is the first to leave the City of Los Angeles as it ventures ...
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¡Felices caminatas en octubre!

Posted by Maria Luisa Arredondo on October 1, 2014 11:24 am
Llegamos nuevamente a la época del año en el que el aroma de la calabaza impregna el ambiente y es perfecta para salir a caminar. Durante el mes de octubre lo invitamos a que salga a respirar aire ...

Reuniones preliminares de los Concejos de Servicio para octubre

Posted by Maria Luisa Arredondo on October 1, 2014 10:45 am
El Concejo de Servicio de San Fernando Valley será el primero que tendrá su reunión mensual de octubre. Todos los concejos tienen programado recibir un reporte del director con las estadísticas ...

En camino, desde Rotterdam, una máquina para perforar túneles para la Línea Crenshaw/LAX

Posted by Maria Luisa Arredondo on September 30, 2014 2:42 pm
Fotos: Walsh Shea Corridor Constructors. Las fotos de arriba fueron tomadas en Rotterdam, donde partes de una máquina para perforar túneles para la Línea Crenshaw/LAX se embarcaron recientemente ...

Se inician las obras del Conector Regional que enlazará las líneas Azul, Dorada y Expo

Posted by Maria Luisa Arredondo on September 30, 2014 12:19 pm
Esta mañana se llevó a cabo en Little Tokyo la ceremonia oficial del inicio de las obras del Conector Regional, un proyecto de $1,420  millones de dólares. El tren ligero subterráneo ...

El servicio Angels Express de Metrolink operará durante los juegos de postemporada a partir del jueves

Posted by Maria Luisa Arredondo on September 30, 2014 10:15 am
Foto: Ray Smit via Flickr creative commons. Los angelitos,  campeones de la Liga Americana del Oeste, abrirán la serie de postemporada con un partido en su casa el jueves contra Oakland o Kansas ...

Cómo ahorrar 15% en una camiseta de CicLAvia este 5 de octubre

Posted by Maria Luisa Arredondo on September 29, 2014 1:16 pm
El recorrido en bicicleta CicLAvia – Corazón de LA, organizado por Metro, está programado para este domingo 5 de octubre, de las 9 a.m. a las 4 p.m. La ruta de 10 millas dejará la Ciudad de ...

Aumentan en EEUU las emisiones de carbono (KCET)

Posted by Maria Luisa Arredondo on September 29, 2014 12:42 pm
Las emisiones de gases invernadero en Estados Unidos se elevaron cerca de 2.7% en la primera mitad de 2014 en comparación con el mismo periodo de 2013. Los expertos culpan del aumento al vórtice ...

Carmageddon no es inevitable: Zocalo Public Square

Posted by Maria Luisa Arredondo on September 29, 2014 12:18 pm
En anticipación a la discusión que tendrá lugar esta noche en el Museo de Autos Petersen sobre “Cómo acelerar el tráfico en L.A.?”, el sitio de Internet Zocalo Public Square ha pedido a ...

Cerrarán Rodeo Road y Crenshaw Boulevard por dos semanas a partir del 3 de octubre

Posted by Maria Luisa Arredondo on September 26, 2014 4:40 pm
Walsh/Shea Corridor Contractor (WSCC), el contratista de Metro para la Línea Crenshaw/LAX, implementará un cierre total en Rodeo Road y Crenshaw Boulevard por 14 días consecutivos a partir del ...

Una mejor Línea Azul: más fotos de las obras que se llevan a cabo

Posted by Maria Luisa Arredondo on September 26, 2014 2:35 pm
Las obras de mejoras en la Línea Azul de Metro progresan de acuerdo con lo programado. Aquí les presentamos varias fotos del área. A quienes piensan ir al Long Beach Comic-Con o a ...
September 25, 2014
Metro to Issue Get Out of Traffic Licenses at Four Metro Stations During California Rideshare Week, Oct. 6 - 10

September 23, 2014
Metro Conducts Public Hearings on Environmental Document of Proposed Eastside Rail Extension

September 23, 2014
Southland’s Top Traffic Reporters Honored at Annual Golden Pylon Awards Sept. 23

September 23, 2014
Metro Board Chair and L.A. Mayor Garcetti Shares His Vision for a More Mobile Region

September 19, 2014
Downtown Long Beach Loop to Metro Blue Line Closes for 30 Days for Planned Reconstruction

September 12, 2014
Crenshaw Boulevard to Have Two Full Street Closures this Weekend due to Construction of Crenshaw/LAX Light Rail Line

September 11, 2014
Metro Presents: Enjoy PARK(ing) Day at Union Station with Special Artist-Designed Lotería Game

September 09, 2014
Metro Fare Changes Offering Free 2-Hour Transfers Starts September 15; No Change in Student K-12 Fares; Reduced Fare Programs Offered

September 04, 2014
Crenshaw Boulevard to Close Three Weekends to Complete Walls for Underground Crenshaw/Expo Station

September 04, 2014
Construction of Underground Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard Station Moves from east to west side of Crenshaw Boulevard

September 03, 2014
Construction Activities to Begin for Leimert Park Underground Light Rail Station

September 03, 2014
Metro Presents: Ethio-Jazz Band Ethio Cali to Perform at Union Station Sept. 12

September 03, 2014
Metro Gold Line Speeds UCLA Fans to Rose Bowl

September 03, 2014
Construction Activities to Begin for Leimert Park Underground Light Rail Station


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