Metro has concluded the public hearings for the Draft EIS/EIR and is now accepting comments through October 18, 2010. Hearings and meetings held throughout the development of the Draft EIS/EIR include:
Five Public Hearings held September 20-29, 2010 provided an overview of the Draft EIS/EIR and took public comment.
LACMA Open House – July 14, 2010
Metro hosted a lunchtime Open House at LACMA for the business and cultural community in the Miracle Mile area adjacent to the proposed Wilshire/Fairfax station. The Open House was held from 11:30 AM – 2:00 PM and provided area businesses and museum employees with an opportunity to learn about the subway’s progress. Nearly 90 area stakeholders attended.
Five Community Update Meetings held between June 14 and July 1, 2010 provided an update on the status of the DEIS/DEIR currently underway, an overview of the material presented at prior meetings, performance information on the 5 alternatives under review, and what to anticipate with the release of the Draft EIS/EIR.
Metro recently held a special community meeting at Roxbury Park in Beverly Hills on Monday, June 7 to provide an update on the proposed alignments linking the potential Wilshire/Rodeo and Century City stations.
Metro recently held a special community meeting at Westwood United Methodist Church on Tuesday, May 18 to provide an update on the proposed alignments linking the potential Century City and Westwood/UCLA stations.
Five Community Update Meetings held April 12 and April 21, 2010 provided an update on the status of the DEIS/DEIR currently underway including a review of the input received in the fall at the station information meetings and preliminary ridership information on the 5 alternatives under review.
Meeting to take input on whether or not the Westside Subway Extension should include the optional station at Wilshire/Crenshaw. City of Los Angeles Planning staff participated. Meeting held at Wilshire United Methodist Church (City of Los Angeles Koreatown/Mid-Wilshire/ Wilshire Center area)
Century City Lunch Time “Open House” (February 2, 2010)
Meeting held during from 11:30 AM – 2:00 PM to allow people who work in Century City during the day to learn more about Draft EIS/EIR.
Five Station Information Meetings held October 22 – November 5 presented tailored content for each meeting, engaging nearly 500 community members on station locations and entrances, easy connections to and from the stations, and other issues.
Five Community Update Meetings held August 4 - 12 presented a summary of what was heard during the April Scoping Meetings, provided an update as Metro continues to refine the alternatives, and discussed the potential construction process.
Additional Stakeholder Meetings & Briefings
This list will be updated periodically as Metro continues to meet with the community and other stakeholder groups.
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