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Actions taken today by the Metro Board of Directors
Posted by Steve Hymon on March 26, 2015 6:25 pm
Outgoing Metro CEO Art Leahy, center, with the Metro Board of Directors. Art was given both proclamations by the city of Los Angeles and Los Angeles County at today’s meeting. It was ...
Groundbreaking for Lost Hills Interchange Project in Calabasas
Posted by Joseph Lemon on March 23, 2015 4:27 pm
Metro Board Member Ara Najarian today joined officials from the city of Calabasas to commemorate the start of work for the Lost Hills Interchange Project at Lost Hills Road and the 101 in ...
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 ...
Eat Shop Play Local: M Day Spa on Wilshire Boulevard
Posted by Anna Chen on March 20, 2015 1:56 pm
Construction activities continue along Wilshire Boulevard for Section 1 of the Purple Line Extension. And as progress is made, we’d like to take a moment to remind folks that the businesses ...
Regional Connector community meeting to be held on March 25
Posted by Joseph Lemon on March 18, 2015 4:49 pm
Residents and stakeholders are invited to attend a construction update community meeting for the Regional Connector Transit Project that will be held on Wednesday, March 25 in Little Tokyo. The ...
Staff report discusses potential Arts District station
Posted by Steve Hymon on March 18, 2015 2:09 pm
View this document on Scribd Good story by the L.A. Times today on Metro potentially adding a Red/Purple Line station in downtown Los Angeles’ Arts District. The Metro staff report is ...
Staff report on testing for Expo 2 and Foothill Extension
Posted by Steve Hymon on March 17, 2015 11:00 am
View this document on Scribd Two Measure R-funded rail projects — the second phase of the Expo Line and the Gold Line Foothill Extension — are wrapping up construction in 2015. After ...
Art for the Expo Line: Phase 2 art installation begins!
Posted by Steve Hymon on March 10, 2015 1:22 pm
The first art panels along phase 2 of the Expo Line were installed at Westwood/Rancho Park Station, marking an exciting milestone. The artwork for the station was created by Abel Alejandre ...
Construction notice: upcoming lane closures on 4th Street for Expo Line Phase 2
Posted by Anna Chen on March 10, 2015 8:10 am
Lane closures on 4th Street between the I-10 Freeway and Colorado Avenue will be in effect from March 16 through March 31 in order for crews to complete roadway improvements for the Expo Line ...
Road detours for Crenshaw/LAX Line work to begin March 15
Posted by Steve Hymon on March 9, 2015 1:22 pm
Here is the news release from Metro: Road detours to accommodate excavation, decking of second Crenshaw/LAX underground light-rail station to begin March 15 The Crenshaw/MLK station — the ...

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