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News Releases from August, 2018

August 23, 2018
L.A. Metro Begins Improvement Project at Blue Line’s Willowbrook/Rosa Parks Station

The facility will be completely refurbished with new amenities for customers and community

Keywords: Blue Line, Willowbrook/Rosa Parks Station, Improvement Project
August 17, 2018
Metro Encourages Public Input on NextGen Bus Study; Launches New Online Interactive Engagement Tool

The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) has launched a new online interactive engagement tool to gather more public input as part of the agency’s NextGen Bus Study.

Keywords: NextGen Bus Study
August 17, 2018
Metro begins talks with passenger rail car manufacturers about unique partnership

As the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) continues to position Los Angeles County as a transportation center for excellence, CEO Phillip Washington and agency executives held a roundtable Thursday with international rail car manufacturers and consultants to discuss how transportation innovation can translate to the presence of a passenger rail manufacturing facility in L.A. County.

August 08, 2018
Metro Preparing for the "New Blue"

Metro’s $350-million investment in modernizing the Blue Line will begin in January 2019

The Metro Blue Line will undergo a comprehensive $350-million modernization beginning in January 2019 to improve reliability, enhance safety and improve the customer experience, the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) announced today.

Keywords: Metro Blue Line, January
August 07, 2018
Restoration work along Crenshaw Boulevard moves to Martin Luther King Jr. Station

Construction of the Crenshaw/LAX Line — Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro’s) next light rail line — continues this week as restoration work moves north to the area around the future Martin Luther King Jr. Station at Crenshaw and Martin Luther King Jr. boulevards.

August 02, 2018
Metro Now Offers Online Multi-Language Customer Comment Forms

The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) has developed a multi-language comment and complaint form for online users, giving agency customers with a limited proficiency of English a more effective way to communicate with the agency.

Keywords: Customer Comment Forms, Complaint Form, Customer Care