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  • 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

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 Bike Metro on 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
Wilshire Bus Rap Transit (BRT) Twitter(@WilshireBRT) Facebook  

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.


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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Go Metro Weekends, March 27-29
Posted by Lexi Hinton on March 27, 2015 5:31 am
Friday Triple Chicken Foot, a three-member Folk band known for playing foot stomping, fiddle and banjo tunes, will perform two 45-minute sets Friday evening at Union Station. The trio has ...
This Weekend: Bus shuttles replace trains at some Blue Line stations due to upgrade work
Posted by Lily Allen on March 26, 2015 4:53 pm
  Upgrade work on the Metro Blue Line continues this weekend, with crews making station improvements at Compton this Friday evening and Saturday. As with previous stations, Compton will ...
Transportation headlines, Thursday, March 26
Posted by Steve Hymon on March 26, 2015 12:14 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 ...
Transportation headlines, Tuesday, March 24
Posted by Steve Hymon on March 24, 2015 10:41 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 ...
Dodger Stadium Express in 2015 will run from Union Station and Harbor Gateway
Posted by Steve Hymon on March 23, 2015 3:12 pm
Photo by Travis Swicegood, via Flickr creative commons. The regular season starts two weeks from today! Quick takeaways: •Rides are free to those holding game tickets. •At Union Station, fans ...
PowerPoint: Metro’s ridership challenges
Posted by Steve Hymon on March 23, 2015 1:49 pm
View this document on Scribd Above is a recent presentation by Metro staff that drills down deeper on the issue of ridership. Ridership on Metro increased three percent overall between 2010 and ...
Pics: first rail car at Gold Line Foothill Extension’s new maintenance yard
Posted by Steve Hymon on March 23, 2015 10:29 am
Click above to see larger version of the photos. Credit: Gold Line Foothill Extension Construction Authority.  Another milestone last week for the Gold Line Foothill Extension project: the ...
Go Metro Weekends, March 20 to 22
Posted by Lily Allen on March 20, 2015 8:30 am
North Hollywood Red Line Station is a hub of this Sunday’s CicLAVia: San Fernando Valley. Photo by Chris Yarzab via Flickr/CC.   Friday The Million Dollar Theatre and Grand Central Market ...
How to get to the Valley’s first CicLAvia
Posted by Dave Sotero on March 20, 2015 8:15 am
The first CicLAvia in the San Fernando Valley is now less than two weeks away.  The free mega-event that celebrates Los Angeles-area street environs via walking, biking, roller skating and more ...
This Weekend: Bus shuttles replace Blue Line between Willowbrook-Del Amo due to upgrade work
Posted by Lily Allen on March 19, 2015 4:00 pm
Upgrade work on the Metro Blue Line continues at Compton Station this weekend, where crews will make improvements for two more weeks. As with the other stations, Compton will receive new canopies, ...

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