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Video: Garcetti talks about potential Metro ballot measure
Posted by Steve Hymon on April 22, 2015 1:51 pm
The video covers the last five minutes of Los Angeles Mayor and Metro Board Member Eric Garcetti’s remarks this morning to the MoveLA conference at Union Station. MoveLA is pushing for a ...
Should the Orange Line be a rail line?
Posted by Steve Hymon on April 21, 2015 11:59 am
View this document on Scribd One of the more interesting staff reports sent to the Metro Board of Directors this month involves the potential of speeding up and improving the Orange Line, the Metro ...
Foothill Gold Line Construction Authority to host six community open houses starting April 16
Posted by Anna Chen on April 15, 2015 7:55 am
The Foothill Gold Line Construction Authority will host six community open houses to discuss the Foothill Gold Line light rail project from Azusa to Montclair. This section of the project is in ...
Metro Headquarters to host Eat Shop Play Crenshaw vendors April 15
Posted by Anna Chen on April 14, 2015 2:11 pm
Eat, Shop, Play Crenshaw promotes businesses impacted by construction of the Crenshaw/LAX Transit Project. Three businesses will be on display to sell merchandise in the Gateway lobby on ...
Winners of first Eat, Shop, Play Crenshaw quarterly drawing announced, here’s how to enter the next drawing
Posted by Jose Ubaldo on April 14, 2015 8:03 am
Erin Kuechenmeister (center), the first winner of the Eat Shop Play Crenshaw campaign, with  Metro Business Liaison JC Lacey (left) and owner of Southern Girl Desserts Shoneji Robison (right). The ...
Reminder: first public hearing is Saturday for SR-710 North Study
Posted by Steve Hymon on April 10, 2015 1:45 pm
Quick reminder: the first of four community hearings for the SR-710 North Study project is this Saturday with the second meeting on Tuesday. As many of you know, the project’s draft ...
Sustainability features of new Gold Line Maintenance Campus in Monrovia
Posted by Steve Hymon on April 10, 2015 11:44 am
Some of the many sustainability features included in the new and nearly complete Gold Line Maintenance Campus in Monrovia were on display this morning at a media event hosted by the Gold Line ...
This Weekend: Bus shuttles replace Blue Line between Florence-Compton due to upgrade work
Posted by Lily Allen on April 9, 2015 5:03 pm
Customers board and await their train at Willowbrook/Rosa Parks Station on the Metro Blue Line. Photo by David Wilson/Flickr CC. Upgrade work continues at the Metro Blue Line’s Willowbrook/Rosa ...
Tree removal to begin for utility installation and road widening for Regional Connector
Posted by Steve Hymon on April 7, 2015 4:12 pm
Here’s the news release from Metro: Regional Connector Constructors (RCC) under contract to Metro will remove seven trees along 1st Street between Alameda and Vignes streets anticipated to ...
PowerPoint: Metro staff proposal to rename rail and BRT lines
Posted by Steve Hymon on April 7, 2015 4:01 pm
View this document on Scribd Attentive readers here already know that the Regional Connector project is under construction. The 1.9-mile underground light rail line in downtown Los Angeles will link ...

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