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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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Transportation headlines, Thursday, October 30
Posted by Steve Hymon on October 30, 2014 11:25 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.   ART OF TRANSIT: The Dodger ...
Expo Line Construction Notice: Full closures of Barrington Avenue between Olympic and Tennessee
Posted by Anna Chen on October 29, 2014 9:47 am
Two full weekend closures will be required in order to complete track work and roadway improvements on Barrington Avenue for the Expo Line project. Here’s the construction notice from the Expo ...
The Source turns five years old: how are we doing?
Posted by Steve Hymon on October 28, 2014 5:49 pm
I glanced at the calendar this morning and realized five years had suddenly rumbled by. It was on Oct. 20, 2009, that The Source debuted on Metro’s website. At the time, I wrote this: Local ...
New study ranks L.A. metro area 3rd in U.S. in connecting people to jobs via transit
Posted by Steve Hymon on October 27, 2014 9:45 am
The darker the shade of orange and red, the more jobs that can be reached within 30 minutes using transit. Click above to see larger. Source: University of Minnesota Center for Transportation ...
Go Metro Weekends, October 24 – 26
Posted by Lily Allen on October 24, 2014 8:00 am
Gorgeous photo “Dia de los Muertos 2007 #22″ by Daniel Ivan via Flickr/CC. Happy Friday, Source readers and mass transit riders! You probably already know Metro can get you to tons of ...
Comic fans unite! Go Metro to Stan Lee’s Comikaze and save on admission
Posted by Anna Chen on October 23, 2014 2:45 pm
Above is the official teaser trailer for Avengers: Age of Ultron (also known as “Tony, what have you done now?!?”). And of course, you can’t mention the Avengers without also ...
Metro Board awards contract for Business Solution Center for Crenshaw/LAX Line
Posted by Steve Hymon on October 23, 2014 11:40 am
Here is the Metro staff report and below is the news release from Metro: In another unprecedented step today the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) Board of Directors ...
Sneak peek into the artwork for future Downtown Santa Monica Station
Posted by Amalia M. Merino on October 22, 2014 9:40 am
Artist Judithe Hernandez in her studio, with two of her original artworks for the Expo Line in the background. This is the fourth in a series of Source posts providing a behind-the-scenes look at the ...
Transportation headlines, Tuesday, Oct. 21: to park or not to park at Metro stations?
Posted by Steve Hymon on October 21, 2014 12:21 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.   Lack of parking drives many ...
Go Metro to Rock ‘n’ Roll Los Angeles Halloween Half Marathon & 5k
Posted by Lexi Hinton on October 21, 2014 5:41 am
Rock out at the world’s largest Halloween Half Marathon and 5K! Want to get a head start on your Halloween festivities? Wear your favorite costume this Sunday, October 26 and run in the ...

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