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What do you do on your way to work? If you rideshare, the answer is…

Posted by Anna Chen on October 2, 2014 9:05 am
…a lot! Because instead of driving, you can use the time to check email, sleep, read, connect with your neighborhood and more. And don’t forget, during California Rideshare Week, Oct. 6 ...

What to expect from Metro Bus and Rail during CicLAvia this Sunday

Posted by Lily Allen on October 2, 2014 8:00 am
CicLAvia, presented by Metro, returns this Sunday with more streets to explore sans vehicular traffic. Heart of LA will be open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and feature brand new hubs in Echo Park, the ...

High Desert Corridor draft environmental study is released

Posted by Steve Hymon on October 1, 2014 3:48 pm
Caltrans and Metro today released the long-awaited draft environmental study for the High Desert Corridor project, which contemplates a new 63-mile freeway between Palmdale in Los Angeles County ...

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 ...
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La Semana de Viajes Compartidos será del 6 al 10 de octubre

Posted by Maria Luisa Arredondo on October 1, 2014 3:38 pm
Con tantas opciones para compartir los viajes a la escuela o al trabajo, ya no hay razón para tener problemas con el tráfico. Comprométase a compartir sus viajes y a obtener su licencia para ...

El servicio Dodger Stadium Express saldrá de Union Station y Harbor Gateway para los juegos de postemporada

Posted by Maria Luisa Arredondo on October 1, 2014 2:13 pm
Después de vencer a los Gigantes el pasado miércoles, los Dodgers son los campeones de la Liga Nacional Oeste. Abrirán los juegos de postemporada en su casa este viernes 3 de octubre a las t 3:37 ...

Línea Crenshaw/LAX: posponen el cierre de Rodeo Road para el 24 de octubre

Posted by Maria Luisa Arredondo on October 1, 2014 1:22 pm
El comunicado de Metro: El contratista Walsh/Shea Corridor Contractors (WSCC) ha pospuesto el cierre por dos semanas de Rodeo Road para el viernes 24 de octubre. El cierre total se necesita para ...

¡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 ...
September 30, 2014
Metro Breaks Ground on New Regional Connector Light Rail Project in Downtown Los Angeles

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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