2011: Metro purchased the iconic downtown Los Angeles Union Station
2015: Metro released Transforming Los Angeles Union Station, a Summary Report , which included final recommendations and implementation strategy for the Union Station Master Plan. Metro also finalized the Connect US Action Plan, which identified active transportation improvement projects, including the Alameda Esplanade and Los Angeles Crossing
2015 to 2017: Metro secured approximately $18 million in Active Transportation Program (ATP) grant funds for Alameda and Los Angeles Street
2018: Metro Board of Directors certified the Final Environmental Impact Report and Addendum; Design team brought on board
2019: D esign development; geotechnical and utility investigations completed on Metro property; City coordination and stakeholder engagement
2020: NEPA clearance complete, Metro Board of Directors certified the Addendum No. 2 to the Final Environmental Impact Report, Geotechnical and utility investigations on City of Los Angeles right of way complete.