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A better Blue Line: 30-day closure of four Blue Line stations in Long Beach to begin Sept. 20
Posted by Anna Chen on August 20, 2014 3:00 pm
The track switch near Downtown Long Beach Station will be moved and renewed so trains can run more reliable service. Photo: Anna Chen/Metro Heads up, Blue Line commuters: Metro will start work on ...
City of Beverly Hills Approves Metro Construction Permits, MOA for Purple Line Utility Work
Posted by Dave Sotero on August 20, 2014 2:59 pm
Last night the Beverly Hills City Council unanimously approved a Memorandum of Agreement and authorized its staff to issue permits to Metro to relocate utilities for the Purple Line’s future ...
VIDEO: U.S. Labor Secretary Thomas Perez tours Crenshaw/LAX Transit Project Construction Site
Posted by Jose Ubaldo on August 20, 2014 11:22 am
U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez toured the construction site of the Crenshaw/LAX Line on Monday, as the above video shows. Perez was welcomed by Walsh/Shea Corridor Contractors (WSCC) workers ...
Metro will send a speaker to your class or organization this fall
Posted by Kim Upton on August 19, 2014 11:47 am
Members of the Metro Speakers Bureau are available this fall to talk to your group or classroom. Whether it’s about bike paths or rail lines, clean air or jobs at Metro, the Metro ...
Four-week street closure along 2nd Street between Spring and Broadway beginning August 23
Posted by Anna Chen on August 18, 2014 2:17 pm
More Regional Connector utility relocation work will start this Saturday, August 23. The work will require 2nd Street between Spring and Broadway to be fully closed for four weeks. Here’s the ...
Suggest station locations for phase 1 of bikeshare program!
Posted by Rubina Ghazarian on August 18, 2014 11:55 am
Bikeshare Interactive Metro is leading a regional effort to develop a user-friendly bikeshare system to increase transportation choices for people traveling to and from transit stations and making ...
Next Purple Line Extension community meeting set for September 18
Posted by Dave Sotero on August 14, 2014 3:07 pm
Metro will be holding its next community meeting for the Purple Line Extension Project on September 18, 2014 at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Metro’s Construction Relations team will ...
One Day in LA video looks into the future of Union Station
Posted by Anna Chen on August 14, 2014 12:41 pm
A nice, short video on beautiful Union Station by FORM follows FUNCTION. The video interviews Metro Deputy Executive Officer Jenna Hornstock, who provides a brief overview of the Los ...
4-day closure of Huntington/2nd in Arcadia for Gold Line work begins Friday
Posted by Steve Hymon on August 6, 2014 3:00 pm
Here is the news release from the Gold Line Foothill Extension Construction Authority, the agency building the 11.5-mile addition to the Gold Line between eastern Pasadena and the Azusa/Glendora ...
Preview of August Metro Service Council meetings and public hearings
Posted by David Hershenson on August 4, 2014 10:45 am
As the title of this story indicates, public hearings will be conducted this month in addition to the regular monthly Service Council meetings. The San Fernando Valley and Westside/Central Service ...

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