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The Metro Gold Line Foothill Extension is extending the existing Gold Line east from Pasadena. The first phase will travel more than 11 miles from Sierra Madre Villa Station to Azusa.

Phase 1 includes new stations at:

  • Arcadia
  • Monrovia
  • Duarte/City of Hope
  • Irwindale
  • Azusa Downtown
  • APU/Citrus College

The Foothill Extension Construction Authority has completed construction between Pasadena and Azusa in September 2015. Metro is scheduled to begin safety testing in November 2015 and will open the line on March 5, 2016. For grand opening festivities check out our page here

The second phase will continue the line for 12 miles east from Azusa to Montclair. Funding is currently being sought for this segment. The Draft Environmental Impact Report/Environmental Impact Statement for the Azusa to Montclair section was certified in March 2013 and preliminary engineering began in Summer 2014.

Phase 2 includes new stations at:

  • Glendora
  • San Dimas
  • La Verne
  • Pomona
  • Claremont
  • Montclair

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How We Roll, April 28: parking at the Azusa Gold Line stations
Posted by Steve Hymon on April 28, 2016 10:11 am
Azusa City Council approves permit parking district near downtown Gold Line station (Azusa City Council) Parking for the Gold Line is already prohibited on the streets in the Rosedale development ...
The latest on the June bus service changes
Posted by Steve Hymon on April 14, 2016 2:08 pm
View this document on Scribd Above are the Metro bus service changes as currently proposed to take effect in June or after. The changes were proposed by Metro staff and then approved, rejected or ...
Crowding on the Gold and Expo Lines
Posted by Anna Chen on April 5, 2016 10:00 am
If Gold and Expo Line trains have seemed more crowded to you lately, that’s because they are. The Gold Line is seeing more riders since the opening of the extension to Azusa. And Expo ...
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