Metro plans to run regular Metro Bus and Metro Rail service during the May Day national protest, However, some Metro Bus service in downtown Los Angeles will be detoured and there could be delays between the hours of 8 a.m. and 8 p.m.
Los Angeles Mayor and Metro Board Chair Antonio Villaraigosa joined state and local elected officials today along with Metro and Exposition Metro Line Construction Authority executives to officially celebrate the dedication of the new Metro Expo light rail line at a special ceremony adjacent to the Expo Park/USC Station near the University of Southern California.The Expo Light Rail Line opens to the public on Saturday, April 28. Download hi-res photos from today's dedication.
Connectivity abounds: Metro Bus and Metro Rail service, free parking, bike lanes and bike parking expand the Metro system and mobility throughout Los Angeles County.
The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) Board of Directors today certified the Final Environmental Impact Statement/Report (EIS/EIR) for the $1.37 billion Regional Connector Transit Corridor Project, a priority transit project that will connect light rail lines through downtown L.A. and greatly improve connectivity for the entire L.A. County transportation network.
The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) Board of Directors today voted to certify the Final Environmental Impact Statement/Report (EIS/EIR) for the Westside Subway Extension Project. This action readies the initial construction phase of the $5.66 billion Measure R project for final design.
As a follow up to the Transportation Development Act (TDA) Article 8 Public Hearings, Los Angeles County Transportation Authority (Metro) will be holding a TDA Article 8 Hearing Board meeting to review the recommendations made by the Social Services Transportation Advisory Council (SSTAC) and oral and written comments made in the North County and the City of Avalon Public Hearings. At the Hearing Board Meeting they will also be an opportunity for public testimony or to submit written comments.
Metro is building a 21st century system linking all of car-crazy L.A. with mass transit. Plus tips for getting around using transit
Metro will celebrate the opening of the Metro Expo Line with fun-filled family events at four Metro Expo Line rail stations on Saturday, April 28. Festivities will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Stations on the Metro Expo Line include 176 new artworks that enrich the transit environment and contribute to the artistic vibrancy of the neighborhoods served by Metro.
To kick off the opening of the new Metro Expo light rail line, Metro will offer free rides on the Expo Line during opening weekend Saturday and Sunday, April 28 and 29.
Yes, we noticed that Expo is a new light-rail line and we know it's a great alternative to high gas prices that just keep rising. What we may not yet have noticed is that Expo is a pathway to world-class entertainment including museums and sporting venues and a famous university, not to mention gorgeous mansions from another era, a developing hip and chic art gallery district and, of great significance in our overstressed world, a candy factory that fills the air with the sweet scent of chocolate.
The Metro Expo light rail line between downtown Los Angeles and Culver City is opening to La Cienega/Jefferson Station on April 28 and will arrive in Culver City this summer, with trains scheduled to run initially every 12 minutes during peak periods. With the new light rail train service up and running, Metro is reminding pedestrians and motorists to be alert, stay updated on safety tips and take advantage of the safety resources offered.
The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) will implement many bus line detours and provide longer trains in support of CicLAvia this Sunday, April 15.
Metro will again offer Dodger Stadium Express bus service from Union Station in downtown Los Angeles to Dodger Stadium throughout the regular 2012 baseball season under a grant approved by the Mobile Source Air Pollution Reduction Review Committee (MSRC). The Dodgers opening day game against the Pittsburgh Pirates is Tuesday, April 10 beginning at 1:10 p.m.
The Los County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) will conduct a Job Fair for Military Veterans on Friday, April 13, 2012 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the plaza level of its headquarters building in downtown Los Angeles.
Metro, in cooperation with the City of Los Angeles, will hold three community meetings in April to update the public on the Alternatives Analysis (AA) study that is evaluating options to improve north-south travel opportunities in the East San Fernando Valley and provide connections to the regional transportation network. The AA study is a precursor to the draft environmental document.
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