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News Releases from March, 2021

March 30, 2021
Metro to Host ”Metro Conversations” Virtual Gathering on April 7 to Discuss Metro’s Joint Development Policy Updates

The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) will host a meeting on April 7 about changes to Metro’s Joint Development Policy as part of its ongoing virtual gathering series called “Metro Conversations.”

Keywords: Metro Conversations, Joint Development
March 29, 2021
Metro Board Approves $679 Million Budget for I-5 North County Enhancements Project

The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) Board of Directors has approved a $679 million life-of-project budget for the I-5 North County Enhancements Project.

Keywords: I-5 North County Enhancements Project
March 25, 2021
L.A. Metro Board Approves Contracts for Private Sector Teams to Perform Pre-Development Work on Heavy Rail and Monorail Concepts for the Sepulveda Transit Corridor Project

The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) Board of Directors today approved contracts with two private sector teams for Pre-Development work on the Sepulveda Transit Corridor Project using a first-of-its-kind public-private model.

Keywords: Metro Board approves contracts heavy rail monorail concepts Sepulveda Transit Corridor Project
March 24, 2021
LA Metro to Host Community Meeting April 1 for North Hollywood to Pasadena Bus Rapid Transit Corridor Project

The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) will host a community meeting for the North Hollywood to Pasadena Bus Rapid Transit Corridor Project at 5 p.m. on Thursday, April 1.

Keywords: Pasadena Bus Rapid Transit Corridor Project
March 24, 2021
Metro to Host Interactive Telephone Town Hall Meeting March 31 to Discuss the Agency’s Fareless System Initiative

The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) will host a live interactive telephone town hall meeting from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 31, to discuss Metro’s Fareless System Initiative.

Keywords: fareless system intiative
March 22, 2021
L.A. Metro Welcomes New Member to Agency’s Board of Directors

The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) is welcoming a new member to its Board of Directors.

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March 22, 2021
L.A. Metro Welcomes New Member to Agency’s Board of Directors

The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) is welcoming a new member to its Board of Directors.

Keywords: Fernando Dutra
March 22, 2021
Metro to Hold a Link US Virtual Industry Forum on March 26

Metro will hold a virtual industry forum to present an overview of the Link Union Station (Link US) Project and discuss the Construction Manager/General Contractor integrated delivery approach for the project.

Keywords: US virtual industry forum
March 02, 2021
A Line (Blue) to suspend service between Del Amo and Pacific Avenue stations on March 6 and 7, 2021

The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) will temporarily suspend rail service on the A Line (Blue) between Del Amo and Pacific Avenue stations from 4 a.m. Saturday, March 6, through the end of service on Sunday, March 7, to perform routine system maintenance.

Keywords: A Line suspended service
March 01, 2021
L.A. Metro’s First Tunnel Boring Machine Breaks through to Wilshire/La Cienega Station Site in Beverly Hills

The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) today announced  that its first Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM), named Elsie, has officially broken through to the Wilshire/La Cienega subway station site in Beverly Hills. It is the first of two TBMs that will reach this last station on Section 1 of the Metro Purple (D) Line Extension Project.

Keywords: Purple Line Extension, Wilshire/La Cienega Station, Beverly Hills