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Service alert: potential delays to bus and rail riders due to President Obama’s visit

Posted by Steve Hymon on July 23, 2014 12:52 pm
President Barack Obama is scheduled to arrive in Los Angeles this afternoon, followed by events in the area tonight and Thursday. There will likely be delays for Metro bus and train riders. As per ...

Transportation headlines, Wednesday, July 23

Posted by Steve Hymon on July 23, 2014 12:05 pm
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 ...

Connect US seeks to better link Union Station to neighborhoods via new esplanades and bike paths

Posted by Steve Hymon on July 23, 2014 11:10 am
View this document on Scribd As most of you likely know, Metro has been developing the Union Station Master Plan to preserve the historic train depot while also renovating it and redeveloping parts ...

Motorists and the general public have options for accessing LAX during Century Crunch, July 25-28

Posted by Steve Hymon on July 23, 2014 10:34 am
Here is the news release from Metro: Century Crunch is this weekend, July 25-28, and those planning to travel to LAX are being reminded that Century Boulevard at Aviation Boulevard will be closed for ...

Peace, love and the Hollywood Bowl at Grand Park on National Dance Day

Posted by Anna Chen on July 23, 2014 10:23 am
Grand Park and the Hollywood Bowl are teaming up to celebrate National Dance Day this Saturday, July 26. Head to Grand Park for some ’60s peace, love and rock ‘n’ roll from 10 a.m. to ...

Go Metro to The WALL farmers’ market and get into the Original L.A. Flower Market free

Posted by Anna Chen on July 23, 2014 7:58 am
Roses! Photo from The Original Los Angeles Flower Market Facebook Starting July 26, Wall Street in downtown Los Angeles’ Fashion District will be closed to traffic on Saturdays for The ...

UPDATE: Blue and Expo Lines resume normal service

Posted by Jon Ross Alexander on July 23, 2014 7:28 am
7:37 a.m.:The Blue and Expo Lines are resuming normal service. The earlier disabled train has been cleared and bus shuttles have been cancelled. Metro thanks you for your understanding and ...

Service Advisory: Blue Line to run every 40 min between DTLA-Willowbrook, Wednesday night after 8 p.m.

Posted by Lily Allen on July 22, 2014 6:01 pm
This Wednesday night after 8 p.m., the Metro Blue Line will run every 40 minutes between 7th Street/Metro Center and Willowbrook Station due to essential track maintenance that is part of the ongoing ...

Free shuttle to HARD Summer for Metro riders

Posted by Anna Chen on July 22, 2014 1:05 pm
HARD Summer is back August 2 and 3 from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. both days. The two-day festival is taking place at the Whittier Narrows Recreation Area in South El Monte and boasts more than fifty live ...

The Transit Tourist: Minneapolis – St. Paul, Minn.

Posted by Joseph Lemon on July 22, 2014 1:01 pm
The Transit Tourist takes a look at other transit systems across the globe from the first person perspective of a visitor. What can Metro learn from how these other systems treat the uninitiated – ...
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Paz, amor y rock and roll en Grand Park en el Día Nacional para Bailar

Posted by Maria Luisa Arredondo on July 23, 2014 2:20 pm
Grand Park y Hollywood Bowl se unirán para celebrar el Día Nacional para Bailar este sábado 26 de julio. Vaya al Grand Park y experimente algo del movimiento por la paz y el rock and roll de los ...

Alerta de servicio: posibles demoras de trenes y autobuses por visita de Obama a LA

Posted by Maria Luisa Arredondo on July 23, 2014 2:05 pm
El presidente Barack Obama tiene programado llegar esta tarde a Los Ángeles para una serie de eventos en el área esta noche y mañana jueves. Esto ocasionará probables demoras de autobuses y ...

Viaje en Metro al mercado The WALL y entre gratis

Posted by Maria Luisa Arredondo on July 23, 2014 12:45 pm
Rosas. Foto: The Original Los Angeles Flower Market. A partir del 26 de julio, la calle Wall, en el Distrito de la Moda del centro de Los Ángeles, estará cerrada al tráfico los sábados para dar ...

Opciones de transporte para llegar a LAX durante el “Century Crunch”

Posted by Maria Luisa Arredondo on July 23, 2014 11:14 am
La demolición del puente en Century Boulevard  ya se ha iniciado. Foto: Metro. El operativo llamado Century Crunch es este fin de semana, del 25 al 28 de julio. Quienes piensen ir a LAX deben ...

Alerta de servicio: los trenes de la Línea Azul pasarán cada 40 minutos hoy después de las 8 p.m. entre DTLA y Willowbrook

Posted by Maria Luisa Arredondo on July 23, 2014 10:26 am
Este miércoles después de las 8 p.m., los trenes de la Línea Azul de Metro pasará cada 40 minutos entre las estaciones 7th Street/Metro Center y Willowbrook debido a trabajos de mantenimiento en ...

Se restablece el servicio en las Líneas Azul y Expo

Posted by Maria Luisa Arredondo on July 23, 2014 8:57 am
7:37 a.m.: Las Líneas Azul y Expo han reanudado su servicio normal. Se ha removido el tren que se descompuso por la mañana y se ha cancelado el servicio de autobuses shuttle. Metro agradece su ...

El Turista del Transporte: una visita a Minneapolis-St. Paul

Posted by Maria Luisa Arredondo on July 22, 2014 3:30 pm
Por Joseph Lemon El Turista del Transporte recorre otros sistemas en el mundo para tener una visión personal del visitante y ver qué puede aprender Metro de ello. Tren en el centro de St. Paul. ...

Autobús gratis para ir al concierto HARD Summer a quienes usen Metro

Posted by Maria Luisa Arredondo on July 22, 2014 1:54 pm
El evento HARD Summer vuelve el 2 y 3 de agosto de las 11 a.m. a las 11 p.m. El festival tendrá lugar en Whittier Narrows Recreation Area en South El Monte y presentará más de 50 actuaciones en ...

Viaje en Metro a ver el Festival NOW de REDCAT y ahorre 20% en boletos

Posted by Maria Luisa Arredondo on July 22, 2014 11:06 am
El Festival de REDCAT, New Original Works (NOW),  celebra a la cada vez más grande y vibrante comunidad artística de Los Ángeles. Desde el miércoles 24 de julio y hasta el sábado 9 de ...

Cierre total por dos semanas de 14th Street y Colorado Avenue a partir de hoy

Posted by Maria Luisa Arredondo on July 22, 2014 9:34 am
Para instalar las vías de la Fase 2 de la Línea Expo, el contratista implementará un cierre total de 14th Street y Colorado Avenue. Cuándo: el cierre sera de la 1: a.m. del martes 22 de julio a ...
July 21, 2014
Metro to Hold Public Hearings on Proposed Bus Service Changes

July 21, 2014
Don’t Get Stuck in Century Crunch Traffic: Use 511

July 15, 2014
Metro Presents: Contemporary Jazz by Mark de Clive-Lowe at Historic Union Station Thursday, July 31

July 15, 2014
Southbound 405 Freeway Closure Between U.S. 101 and Getty Center Drive Planned Nights of July 17, 18

July 15, 2014
LA Mayor Garcetti recommends “Plan Ahead” and avoid the Century Crunch during the weekend of July 25-28

July 11, 2014
“Century Crunch” Online Clock, Banner Ads Now Available at Metro.net

July 07, 2014
$1.636 Billion Design-Build contract recommendation announced for Metro Purple Line Subway Extension First Phase

July 07, 2014
Avoid LAX “Century Crunch” Traffic July 25-28 Weekend by Taking Public Transit

July 07, 2014
Southbound 405 Freeway Closures Between Santa Monica and National Boulevards Planned Nights of July 8, 9

July 03, 2014
Northbound 405 Freeway Closure Between Getty Center Drive and Greenleaf Planned Night of July 7

July 03, 2014
Metro to operate on holiday schedule Friday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day

July 01, 2014
Go Metro to the Colorado Street Bridge Party Saturday, July 12 and Receive a Free Poster

June 30, 2014
Discover Wearable Tech at Pasadena Convention Center July 17

June 26, 2014
Southbound 405 Freeway Closures Between Getty Center Drive and Wilshire Boulevard Planned Nights of June 27-July 2

June 23, 2014
L.A. Metro, LAWA, LADOT Give Advance Public Notice for “Century Crunch” Bridge Demolition and Street Closures Near LAX July 25-28

June 23, 2014
The BET Experience Takes Over L.A. LIVE June 27-29

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