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Metro Encourages Public Participation in Community Meetings for Proposed Changes to Bus Service Near Crenshaw/LAX Line

Thursday September 06, 2018

The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) invites the public to participate in a community workshop on Saturday, September 15, to learn and provide input about proposed bus service changes in the area around the future Crenshaw/LAX light-rail line and its eight new stations.

Detailed information about the proposed changes is available at https://goo.gl/yJ8GRL. The bus changes would go into effect at the same time rail service begins on the Crenshaw/LAX Line.

The future rail line is now under construction and will run between the Expo Line and Green Line and will provide service to the Crenshaw, Inglewood, Westchester and LAX communities.

Community Workshop

Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza Community Room
(near Sears and LAPD substation)
Saturday, September 15
10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
3650 W. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90008

The workshop location is accessible via Metro Lines 40, 102, 105, 210, 705, 710, and 740, as well as the DASH Leimert Park/Slauson and Crenshaw lines.

The major bus service changes proposed involve Lines 40, 212, 232, 607 and 740. Also, minor route changes are proposed to provide better connections to the future Crenshaw/LAX rail stations. The Crenshaw/LAX light-rail stations include: Crenshaw/Expo, Martin Luther King Jr., Leimert Park, Hyde Park, Fairview Heights, Downtown Inglewood, Westchester/Veterans, and Aviation/Century.

All Metro meetings are held in American with Disability Act (ADA) accessible facilities. Other ADA accommodations are available by calling (323) 486-3876 or California Relay Service at 711 at least 72 hours in advance of the meetings.

For more information, please call (213) 922-1282. To submit comments regarding the proposed changes, e-mail servicechanges@metro.net. For information in Spanish, Chinese Mandarin, Japanese, Korean, Thailand, Tagalog (Filipino), Vietnamese, Armenian and Cambodian, please call (323) 466-3876, extension 2.

About Metro

The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) is unique among the nation’s transportation agencies. Created in 1993, Metro is a multimodal transportation agency that transports about 1.3 million passengers daily on a fleet of 2,200 clean air buses and six rail lines. The agency also oversees bus, rail, highway and other mobility-related building projects and leads transportation planning and programming for Los Angeles County.

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