Communications Manager Media Relations Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority.
Counterweights were removed from the Green Line last weekend, allowing construction to go forward of the bridge that will bring the Crenshaw/LAX Line tracks to the Green Line. When completed, the southern end of the Crenshaw/LAX Line will connect with the Green Line. The plan at this time is to run [continue reading]
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 [continue reading]
Taste of Soul 2015 was a successful event this past Saturday, Oct. 17. More than 350,000 people from all over Southern California enjoyed the music, food and festive ambiance of the family festival, now on its 10th anniversary. One of the most convenient ways to get to the event was from [continue reading]
Metro and the Pacific Coast Regional Small Business Development Corporation will be hosting a second series of pilot Business Interruption Fund (BIF) workshops for firms in the area of three Metro Rail construction projects — the Crenshaw/LAX Line, Purple Line Extension’s first segment to Wilshire/La Cienega and the Little Tokyo [continue reading]
The Community Leadership Council will have its first meeting tonight from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Supervisor Ridley-Thomas’ Exposition district office. Details below:
UPDATE: THIS WEEKEND’S CLOSURE HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. The latest from the folks at the Crenshaw/LAX Transit Project: Walsh/Shea Corridor Constructors (WSCC) will begin installing steel beams and relocating utilities on Crenshaw Boulevard at Vernon Avenue for five consecutive weekends beginning this Friday, Aug. 28. A full street closure will [continue reading]