Home > Projects, Programs and Plans > Metro Orange Line Extension

  • Overview
  • Archive
  • The Source

The Metro Orange Line Extension extends four miles north from Canoga Station to the Chatsworth Amtrak/Metrolink Station. This dedicated busway offers improvements to north-south mobility in the western San Fernando Valley by connecting activity centers along the corridor and connecting the Metro Orange Line with AmtrakMetrolink.

The construction of the Metro Orange Line Extension offers faster travel times, improved bus connections, and provides better access to destinations throughout LA County.

Metro Orange Line Extension features include:

  • A four-mile northern extension of the Metro Orange Line, extending from the Canoga Station to the Chatsworth Amtrak/Metrolink Station
  • Four new stations located at Sherman Way, Roscoe Bl., Nordhoff St., and the Chatsworth Amtrak/Metrolink Station. New platforms added at Canoga Station
  • New bikeway and pedestrian path that runs parallel to the dedicated busway
  • Landscaping similar to that on the existing Metro Orange Line
  • New park and ride lot at Sherman Way Station
  • Additional parking at Chatsworth Station
  • Overcrossing of Lassen St. and the railroad tracks on an elevated bridge
  • All stations include public art
  • Now Open



Showing the latest posts relating to: Orange Line

Metro roving sales unit will bring TAP cards to you
Posted by Anna Chen on September 12, 2014 2:50 pm
In case you haven’t already heard the news, Metro fares are changing starting September 15. The new fares include a free 2-hour transfer to other Metro lines, but you’ll need a TAP card ...
Reminder: new Metro fares take effect on Monday, Sept. 15
Posted by Steve Hymon on September 11, 2014 10:42 am
As most of hopefully know by now, Metro’s fares are increasing effective Monday morning. The regular $1.50 fare will increase to $1.75 on Monday — but the new fare will also include two ...
Preview of September Metro service council meetings
Posted by Anna Chen on September 3, 2014 1:54 pm
September starts with a new slate of service council sessions. First up is the San Fernando Valley Service Council meeting, taking place tonight, Wednesday, September 3. Last month, the San ...
Metro Gold Line speeds UCLA fans to the Rose Bowl
Posted by Paul Gonzales on September 3, 2014 8:28 am
Click above to see larger. The Rose Bowl in Pasadena is expected to be sold out on Saturday, September 6, 2014 as UCLA plays its first home football game of the season at 7 p.m. against the ...
Reconstructed Alondra Boulevard Bridge now open
Posted by Anna Chen on August 29, 2014 4:23 pm
 Photos: Mark Arroyo/Metro Earlier today, Caltrans, Metro and the Federal Highway Administration opened the newly reconstructed Alondra Boulevard Bridge. It is the largest of three bridges ...
Special late night service added to Metrolink’s Los Angeles County Fair schedule
Posted by Steve Hymon on August 28, 2014 8:13 am
Photo by Victoria Bernal via Flickr creative commons. Here’s the news release from Metrolink: LOS ANGELES – As part of its annual service, Metrolink will operate late night trains back to ...
Go Metro to Made in America this Labor Day weekend
Posted by Anna Chen on August 27, 2014 8:05 am
Made in America takes place at Grand Park downtown Los Angeles on Saturday and Sunday. If you’re heading to the last big music festival of this summer, make it easy on yourself and Go ...
Model buses now available from Metro online store!
Posted by Steve Hymon on August 22, 2014 1:11 pm
Model buses are now available for purchase in Metro’s online store — you can chose between an Orange Line bus or Metro 40-foot buses used on local and rapid routes. One note: we’re ...
Transportation headlines, Friday, August 22
Posted by Steve Hymon on August 22, 2014 12:18 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 ...
Draft environmental document released for Eastside Gold Line phase 2 project
Posted by Steve Hymon on August 22, 2014 9:17 am
Metro released the draft environmental study today for a project that could potentially extend the Gold Line from East Los Angeles to South El Monte or Whittier. In addition, the study also looks ...

For viewing MS Word, Powerpoint, and Excel documents - Download Adobe Acrobat Reader (free) or use Google Docs Reader (online)