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Metro on the Web

  • Social Media

Metro utilizes various forms of social media to connect and disperse information to our customers and constituents. You can find a list of our participation in social media below.

Metro on YouTube

YouTube is a video-sharing website on which users can upload, share, and view videos. Metro posts various videos ranging from safety, destinations, and news.

Twitter, Facebook and More

  Twitter Facebook Other
Metro Twitter(@MetroLosAngeles) Facebook  
Metro LA Alerts Twitter(@MetroLAAlerts) Facebook  
Metro LA Elevators Twitter(@MetroLAelevator)    
El Pasajero El Pasajero (@ElPasajero)(@ElPasajero)    
Airport Metro Connector Twitter(@LAXconnector) Facebook  
Bike Metro Twitter(@BikeMetro) Facebook  
Crenshaw/LAX Transit Project Twitter(@CrenshawRail) Facebook  
Doran St and Broadway/Brazil Safety and Access Project Twitter@DoranStreet Facebook  
East San Fernando Valley Transit Corridor Twitter(@EastSFVTransit) Facebook  
Eastside Transit Corridor Phase 2   Facebook  
High Desert Corridor Twitter Facebook Ustream
I-405 Sepulveda Pass Widening Project Twitter(@I_405) Facebook Nixel 511
I-710 Project Twitter(@MetroI710) Facebook  
Los Angeles Union Station Master Plan Twitter Facebook Ustream
Metro Art Docent Council   Facebook  
Metro Expo Line Twitter Facebook  
Metro ExpressLanes Twitter(@ExpressLanes) Facebook Nixel 511
Metro Library Twitter(@MetroLibrary) Facebook  
Metro Silver Line   Facebook  
Northwest 138 Corridor Twitter(@nw_138) Facebook  
Purple Line Extension Twitter(@purplelineext) Facebook Ustream
Regional Connector Transit Corridor Twitter Facebook Ustream
Regional Rail   Facebook  
South Bay Green Line Extension Twitter(@SBayExtension) Facebook  
SR-710 Study Twitter(@sr710study) Facebook Ustream

Metro on Instagram

Instagram is a fast and easy way to share photos with friends, family and other riders. Metro posts photos of local destinations & events, bus & rail operations, construction projects, and other transit news to offer an inside look into our agency.

instagram.com/metrolosangeles

Metro Blogs

Blogs are a type of website that are typically topic-driven and have new content or information on a regular basis. Metro has a number of blogs, have a look:

  • The Source
    Metro's transportation news blog. The Source is your connection to the latest agency news, funding and policy issues, and how to get the most out of transit and Los Angeles.
  • El Pasajero
    Metro's Spanish language blog. El Pasajero features a steady stream of breaking news, photos and videos about virtually every aspect of mobility Metro is involved with– buses, trains, highway improvements, bicycle and pedestrian programs, goods movement, vanpools, carpools, destinations and more.
  • Metro Developer / Transit Data 
    A website for technical individuals and entities who are using transportation and multi-modal data in interesting ways. Get access to Metro's GTFS data, GIS data, Bikeways data, Trip Planner API, Realtime API.
  • Metro Transportation Library Transportation Headlines 
    Our Transportation Headlines have kept readers informed since 2006. They are published Monday through Friday, except holidays. We collect, aggregate, publish and disseminate news stories that pertain to local transit and transportation as well as national issues in related areas.
  • Metro Transportation Library Primary Resources Blog 
    Our Primary Resources Blog highlights unique and interesting items from our Library & Archive collection related to Los Angeles transit and transportation history, as well as recent acquisitions, reviews of recent transportation research, historic maps, and notable news from libraries, archives and museums.

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Open during construction: California Ticket Masters
Posted by Anna Chen on September 17, 2014 1:01 pm
Construction continues along Crenshaw Boulevard for the Crenshaw/LAX Line, which means fencing and blocked lanes in order for work to proceed on the underground portion of the rail line. Though the ...
Transportation headlines, Wednesday, September 17
Posted by Steve Hymon on September 17, 2014 11:23 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 ...
Tour Metro electric bus at AltCar Expo, September 19-20
Posted by Jon Ross Alexander on September 15, 2014 12:14 pm
One of the five new electric buses ordered by Metro and manufactured by BYD will be on display at the AltCar Expo. Photo Credit: BYD The 9th Annual AltCar Expo will be taking place Friday and ...
Your Friday send-off: John Butler Trio – Flesh & Blood
Posted by Anna Chen on September 12, 2014 4:37 pm
Photo by Steve Hymon/Metro. Don’t be deterred by the somewhat creepy sounding album title, Aussie band John Butler Trio‘s music is really quite soothing. I discovered the group through ...
Two full street closures this weekend on Crenshaw Boulevard for construction of Crenshaw/LAX Line
Posted by Steve Hymon on September 12, 2014 2:55 pm
Here’s the news release from Metro: Walsh/Shea Corridor Contractors (WSCC) today postponed one of three street closures scheduled for the weekend of Sept. 12-13 on Crenshaw Boulevard for ...
Upcoming construction closure: 26th Street south of Olympic Boulevard in Santa Monica
Posted by Anna Chen on September 12, 2014 2:30 pm
Above is the good word from the Expo Line Construction Authority, the agency building the six-mile project that will extend tracks from Culver City to downtown Santa Monica with seven new ...
Metro awarded $22 million in two federal TIGER grants to improve station access
Posted by Steve Hymon on September 12, 2014 10:31 am
  Two projects to improve access to Metro Rail stations were awarded “TIGER grant” funding this week from the U.S. Department of Transportation: •The Eastside Access ...
Transportation headlines, Thursday, Sept. 11
Posted by Steve Hymon on September 11, 2014 11:38 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 ...
Upcoming street closures on Crenshaw Boulevard for Crenshaw/LAX Line construction
Posted by Anna Chen on September 11, 2014 8:43 am
There will be full street closures at three different Crenshaw Boulevard locations taking place this weekend. The closures are required for support-pile installation on Crenshaw/LAX ...
Top 10 popular bikeshare station suggestions
Posted by Jung Gatoona on September 9, 2014 7:28 pm
A few weeks ago we asked for your input on our list of proposed bikeshare stations and suggestions on locations that might make a great bikeshare spot. Thanks to everyone’s valuable feedback, we ...

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