Good news — the final environmental study for the Regional Connector project — to link the Blue, Gold and future Expo lines — is almost done. The project team has scheduled three meetings to talk about some of the issues they’re working on. Here’s the announcement:
Metro is currently completing the Final Environmental Impact Statement/Environmental Impact Report (Final EIS/EIR) for the Regional Connector Transit Corridor project.
Ahead of the Summer 2011 release of the Final EIS/EIR, Metro is hosting three community meetings to present the designated Locally Preferred Alternative (LPA) and project refinements accomplished since October 2010. Please mark your calendar and plan to join us at one of these upcoming meetings:
Tuesday, June 21, 2011; 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m., Colburn School of Music, Olive Hall , 200 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles.
Wednesday, June 29, 2011; 6:30 – 8 p.m. , Japanese American National Museum , 369 E First St, Los Angeles . (This meeting will be broadcast through Ustream).
Thursday, June 30, 2011; 6:30 – 8 p.m. , Los Angeles Times, Community Room , 145 S Spring St, Los Angeles.
Meeting format and content will be identical.
For more information:
The Web: metro.net/regionalconnector
Twitter: @metroconnector or twitter.com/metroconnector
Regional Connector Phone: 213.922.7277
Each meeting will have Japanese, Korean, and Spanish interpreters and materials available.