Deadline extended to vote for tunnel boring machine name

In order to allow for more community participation during the holiday season, the deadline to vote for the #CrenshawTBM name and artwork has been extended to Monday, December 7, 2015 at 9 a.m. local time! Cast your vote TODAY for a chance to make history and help Metro choose the TBM artwork and name.

The Crenshaw/LAX Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM) will be digging the rail tunnel under Crenshaw Boulevard between Exposition Boulevard and Vernon Avenue. Metro has invited pre-kindergarten through 12th grade students to compete in a naming essay and art illustration contest for the new TBM.

For details and to cast your vote today, visit TBM Name and Artwork!

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  1. What happened to Aurelia Browder, Susie McDonald, Claudette Colvin or Mary Louise Smith. They paved the way before Rosa Parks. Learn some history please.

  2. Eleanor Roosevelt was buried in Hyde Park NY not in Inglewood, CA. That information should be noted in your bio of Eleanor. I assumed that she was buried in Inglewood area of Los Angeles when I read your bio of her…

    Franklin D. Roosevelt National Historic Site
    Hyde Park
    Dutchess County
    New York, USA