@MetroLosAngeles Twitter Tuesday

Welcome to Twitter Tuesday, a weekly feature here at The Source in which we round up the latest Metro related tweets in the Twitterverse. To follow Metro on Twitter just search for @MetroLosAngeles. We recommend adding the #MetroLosAngeles tag to your tweets to get our attention. For specific complaints and customer service, please use the Customer Comment Form on Metro.net.

#ArtOfTransit
#MetroWin
Thanks for using/crediting my photo on your site, @metrolosangeles – http://t.co/INZc9a9
studiotempura
August 15, 2011
@metrolosangeles its a great to have #Metrorail to LAX my family had always use the rail to go to work.
lovely_ireney
August 11, 2011
@metrolosangeles Thanks for listening to your riders re. our transit needs.
FugitiveRide
August 10, 2011
Happy birthday to the Metro Green Line who turns Sweet 16 today!thnx @metrolosangeles you’ve been there quite plenty,
odiboluminous
August 11, 2011
I think the Orange Line is @metrolosangeles best line yet- & will be even better with it’s expansion. #commutingisfun
CoasterMatt
August 12, 2011
BTW, @metrolosangeles has the best social media presence I’ve seen of any major transit agency. @TfLofficial and @MTAInsider: up your game!
MetroCincy
August 12, 2011
I went without headphones this morning because the @metrolosangeles announcement voice got a new script. Includes POI at each stop. Nice!
JeffreyMann
August 12, 2011
I’m so glad that I work in Downtown LA now. It’s so much more relaxing to commute by train. @metrolosangeles #LAneedsmoretrains
mwstafford
August 12, 2011
TAP cards are great. So are QR codes at each bus stop. @metrolosangeles
christopherguz
August 13, 2011
@yuki_kristine that sounds fantastic! Congrats! I love taking the @metrolosangeles to DTLA / Little Tokyo
LovesToNomNom
August 13, 2011
Took the subway to @metrolosangeles shuttles to @Dodgers Stadium. Best way to get there! No traffic, no stress, no parking hassles. Love it!
PBunches
August 14, 2011
@metrolosangeles enjoyed the light rail system and will be back on it. Have little complaints out a me as a visitor.
bgrmosaic
August 15, 2011
A lot of our couriers have found using @metrolosangeles a great way to get around the LA area with their deliveries. Go Metro!
ZipmentsLA
August 15, 2011

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@Metrolosangeles Twitter Tuesdays

Welcome to Twitter Tuesday, a weekly feature here at The Source in which we round up the latest Metro related tweets in the Twitterverse. To follow Metro on Twitter just search for @MetroLosAngeles. We recommend adding the #MetroLosAngeles tag to your tweets to get our attention.

For specific complaints and customer service, please use the Customer Comment Form on Metro.net.

#MetroWin

@metrolosangeles rush snack bar at the Hope st entrance of 7th/Metro is seriously amazing! We need more places like this in LA
ieko1224
August 8, 2011
Great news! @metrolosangeles voted to adopt a new green construction policy for Los Angeles transit projects http://bit.ly/r4tXwV
jessicamlass
August 4, 2011
@metrolosangeles can’t wait for the MGLFE to be finished :) yay!
DesSoFlyy
August 4, 2011
I’ve lived in LA for just over a month, and I love the @metrolosangeles. It makes life so easy!
valchin
August 4, 2011
#HardFest special late night service
Props to @metrolosangeles for trippeling-up the trains on the Gold Line and running them extra late for #HardLA.
Waltarrrrr
August 6, 2011
@metrolosangeles do this every weekend! It was great to leave a bar without the worry of a DUI!
xavi_moreno
August 7, 2011

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@MetroLosAngeles Twitter Tuesday

Welcome to Twitter Tuesday, a weekly feature here at The Source in which we round up the latest Metro related tweets in the Twitterverse. To follow Metro on Twitter just search for @MetroLosAngeles. We recommend adding the #MetroLosAngeles tag to your tweets to get our attention. For specific complaints and customer service, please use the Customer Comment Form on Metro.net.

#ArtOfTransit

A girl playing the Violin at the Wilshire/Vermont @metrolosangeles station. She's great! http://twitpic.com/5xf3et
Photo by JeffreyMann on twitter

I hope @metrolosangeles would include this in its #artoftransit. A Dash bus on Broadway in Downtown LA. http://yfrog.com/h8p1fzcj
Photo by AspieJourno on twitter

@metrolosangeles well the Gold line is running sweet enough, no complaint from the end to back :) http://twitpic.com/5xymyf
Photo by bgrmosaic on twitter

#MetroWin
Just bought my first $5 day pass for @metrolosangeles … Saving $1 feels so good!
dirtynap
August 2, 2011
Riding @metrolosangeles gives me time to pray, read and think–3 important things that I otherwise overlook when I’m busy.
kellymbishop
August 2, 2011
A price drop?! It’s a miracle! RT @TheLAScene: RT @metrolosangeles Metro day passes drops from $6 to $5. thesource.metro.net/?p=26779 #LA
alexandraeh
August 2, 2011
Love that I can finally take the Metro to my new office in downtown L.A. it’s fast and easy. Thanks @metrolosangeles !
MichaelTimmons
July 27, 2011
It’s true…you really don’t need a car in LA for the most part! Only difficulty is traveling at night @metrolosangeles http://t.co/UZRaVY2
LAUrbanNerd
July 27, 2011
@metrolosangeles initially I felt #LosAngeles wasted it’s money with subway over the light rail; having taken the subway, more appreciative.
bgrmosaic
August 2, 2011
The best part about freeway median-running light rail is passing up all the cars that are stuck in traffic. @metrolosangeles
xtdave
July 29, 2011
Yay! Affordable public transport! RT @metrolosangeles Cost of Metro day passes drops from $6 to $5 today! http://t.co/FtAZi3m
ezrahorne
August 1, 2011
@metrolosangeles the driver on line 45 #5382 is a saint he made sure those woman and children got as much info as possible #givehimaraise
mm_guidry
July 31, 2011
Thanks @metrolosangeles! You guys rock! We’ll pass the info along.
Commuterama
July 29, 2011
@metrolosangeles riding the subway and light rail system here for the 1st time has been nice :)
bgrmosaic
August 1, 2011
@metrolosangeles good to hear about those extended hours. Need to make it a permanent thing for holidays and weekends!
RedEbbm
August 1, 2011
The 733 is totally my favorite bus line @metrolosangeles
eileenlee
August 2, 2011
#MetroFail
@metrolosangeles I still had to pay $6 for a day pass. Your tap machines on buses STILL charge $6 & not the new $5 price
rrrchica80
August 2, 2011
it’s always something @metrolosangeles #smh :(
DesSoFlyy
July 28, 2011
Well whadayouknow @metrolosangeles. Standing room only on west-bound 720 bus out of Westwood at 10:50. Can’t wait until that subway in 2030
Waltarrrrr
July 29, 2011
@metrolosangeles please tell driver of 7055 to not run the red light at santa monica and san vincente in the future… we had walk signal
ImChrisHughes
July 30, 2011
25 mins and counting…can you sue @metrolosangeles if you have a heat stroke?
sunny_Menagerie
August 1, 2011
Apparently, trying to buy an EZPass on the first of the month is madness. #metrolosangeles
Kythera
August 1, 2011
Really 20 minutes late for @metrolosangeles 292 line?
jonthelam
July 30, 2011
@metrolosangeles i luv ya’ll but, ur TAP cards r faulty. this is my 3rd one to go out! not cool! where can i get 1, that wont b a hasstle?
odiboluminous
August 1, 2011
#MetroMusings
Research: Riding @metrolosangeles Red Line subway may expose you to #pollution, but driving freeway in your car is worse http://ow.ly/5Txq6
USC_Research
August 2, 2011
I think @metrolosangeles should do an annual #carmageddon. It would be a great to finish freeway work quickly and encourage ppl to #golocal.
bengutz
July 27, 2011
props to the dudes who bike to/from on @metrolosangeles buses/trains, only time i will do that is biking in Santa Barbara County #workout
loveandhatela
July 28, 2011
Oh wow. Riding bus number 5151 this morning…just one digit off from insanity. How apropo for a Monday morning! ;D #metrolosangeles
Kythera
August 1, 2011
flapping my arms like a fool to get the @metrolosangeles bus drivers attention. at night, its kinda necessary since im a ninja and all.
anyonebutgil
August 1, 2011
A guy on the @metrolosangeles train was crocheting. That’s probably the coolest thing I’ve seen all week.
JeffreyMann
July 27, 2011
#GoMetro
check out my adventures moving in LA on the MTA @metrolosangeles http://bit.ly/pLbwgD woot woot 4 #green Transport #greenmoving (RT please)
movingpro
July 28, 2011
I feel like I make getting on the @metrolosangeles in Beverly Hills as glamorous as possible.
dirtynap
July 29, 2011
Becoming a superstar at the @metrolosangeles bus? check. now i’m off to my first LA metro rail adventure. wish me luck!
andrea_fj
July 30, 2011
Just got a free ChicoBag for taking @metrolosangeles to the #XGames. Fits in a pocket and unfolds to carry stuff! http://t.co/zUt5Acp
StevenMWhite
July 29, 2011
@metrolosangeles I saw Wonder Woman tonight at the Red Line station at Hollywood and Highland
meowser8
July 30, 2011
Sick of driving all over LA? Get moving and take the @metrolosangeles! http://northstarmoving.com/blog/2011/moving-in-la-on-the-bus/
movingpro
August 1, 2011


@MetroLosAngeles Twitter Tuesday – new and improved!

Welcome to Twitter Tuesday, a weekly feature here at The Source in which we round up the latest Metro related tweets in the Twitterverse. To follow Metro on Twitter just search for @MetroLosAngeles. We recommend adding the #MetroLosAngeles tag to your tweets to get our attention.

For specific complaints and customer service, please use the Customer Comment Form on Metro.net.

#ArtOfTransit
#MetroWin
@metrolosangeles Silver Line operator on 7/22 @ 00:15 bus #8360 knew how to take only zone fare when presented with EZ Pass + TAP $ purse :D
ieko1224
July 22, 2011
Biking the Exposition corridor from the future Bergamont station to Pico station. Looking good @metrolosangeles ! #expoline
NeelSodha
July 22, 2011
Great job @metrolosangeles with free buses, communication from wardlow to dt long beach during construction!
dirtynap
July 23, 2011
Never thought I would spend time getting around Los Angeles via the subway @metrolosangeles, actually a convenient way of going downtown.
davidgabbay
July 23, 2011
@FredCamino: Thanks for writing a nice review of @vidappe on The Source blog for @metrolosangeles! Check it out – http://t.co/Wv9qIIe
vidappe
July 26, 2011
#MetroMusings
LA’s high commuter stress index is one of the reasons I take @MetroLosAngeles to work: http://bit.ly/nK3K85
ZachBehrens
July 21, 2011
on the @metrolosangeles going 2 downtown LA from long beach. i with there was more public transportation. #LAneedstogetittogether
oooESTHERooo
July 22, 2011
Dear future self: don’t wait for the next @metrolosangeles bus in the hope that it’ll be less crowded.
lotormatic
July 22, 2011
@metrolosangeles Streetcar needs Broadway, Staples Center, Bunker Hill. Doesn’t need Union Station, which has plenty of other links
jim61773
July 22, 2011
Just realized that for 10 years I’ve been hoping @metrolosangeles would put a light rail line to @LACMA. 10 years?! #purpleline
faboomama
July 23, 2011
I just drove the entire stretch of Wilshire from Santa Monica to Downtown. @metrolosangeles 720 Rapid would have been a much better idea.
ChicCircuit
July 24, 2011
Took the @metrolosangeles Red Line subway to work for the first time today. And then hit green at every crosswalk. #pedestrianism
StevenMWhite
July 25, 2011
Mexican-american artist ‘Magú’ dies at 70. You might recognize his art at Hollywood/Vine @metrolosangeles station. http://t.co/OczctpN
kyoshino
July 26, 2011
#GoMetro
Heading out to Old Pasadena Film Festival. On #metrolosangeles gold line.
MissTraffic
July 23, 2011
Off to @HollywoodBowl on the shuttle. Tip: Show your @metrolosangeles ticket, and shuttle ride’s free!
anyneverywhere
July 25, 2011
#MetroFail
@metrolosangeles 50 min wait on the 2/302 then the bus passes sunset & vine! #epicfail
raimyrosenduft
July 21, 2011
#Nextrip says the next 108 eastbound is in 25 minutes. It should be here now, as it’s almost 7:45… >.> @metrolosangeles
Kythera
July 21, 2011
My house to downtown L.A. by car 20 mins. My house to DTLA on @metrolosangeles 1 hour 20 mins. #ridiculous
DannyPeyton
July 22, 2011
@metrolosangeles Please, for the love of God, run the EB 720 on shorter headways on weekend afternoons. Thanks.
kneel28
July 23, 2011
@BloomfestLA was super fun but @metrolosangeles was a major fail.
Style_Scout
July 23, 2011
Buying a @metrolosangeles pass on a Sunday is way more difficult than it should be when you live across from Union Station. Where do I go?
StevenMWhite
July 24, 2011
Lazy @metrolosangeles Line 81 bus driver waves off a group of waiting passengers at bus stop (incl. me) presumably just “because” #fail
FredCamino
July 24, 2011
@metrolosangeles the power problem on the gold line this evening could have been handled MUCH better.
bmccswrrr
July 25, 2011
@metrolosangeles Gold Line #fail. Should have been home 45 mins ago. Just got on the shuttle bus at SW Museum.
NathanUnbound
July 25, 2011
@metrolosangeles is so jumbled and disorganized. Navigating it is easy enough, figuring out how to pay for a ride isn’t. #imissmychicagocard
entropicgoat
July 25, 2011
Wishes the @metrolosangeles bus route #728 left on time in the am. Nothing like waking up early to get to work late…#metrofail
brittybagles
July 26, 2011

 

@MetroLosAngeles Twitter Tuesday

Welcome to Twitter Tuesday, a weekly feature here at The Source in which we’ll round up the latest Metro related tweets in the Twitterverse. To follow Metro on Twitter just search for @MetroLosAngeles. We recommend adding the #MetroLosAngeles tag to your tweets to get our attention.

And when it comes to complaints, the best way to get them addressed is to use the Customer Comment Form on Metro.net. There you can provide all the detail needed so that customer service reps may best address your problems.

The @metrolosangeles is nice :) The @metrolosangeles is nice :)

Remember to tag your tweet pics with #artoftransit. This one is courtesy of @lowimpactbetty.

#ArtOfTransit

#MetroWin

After the jump, #MetroMusings on #Carmageddon and other issues plus this week’s #MetroFail tweets. Continue reading


@MetroLosAngeles Twitter Tuesday – #Carmageddon! edition

Welcome to Twitter Tuesday, a weekly feature here at The Source in which we’ll round up the latest Metro related tweets in the Twitterverse. To follow Metro on Twitter just search for @MetroLosAngeles. We recommend adding the #MetroLosAngeles tag to your tweets to get our attention.

And when it comes to complaints, the best way to get them addressed is to use the Customer Comment Form on Metro.net. There you can provide all the detail needed so that customer service reps may best address your problems.

#Carmageddon

mindykaling I bet you there’ll be so many babies conceived during Carmageddon

DavidSpade nostradamus predicted carmageddon… and i think mob wives.. and possibly hoarders but i may be wrong

lastreetsblog Why does Streetsblog not cover Carmageddon? Because we don’t think Angelenos are idiots. bit.ly/nHCtgN

tomjensen100 This is the first NASCAR race ever with 140,000 start and park cars. #carmageddon

MJMcKean I’m tired of “carmageddon“. I’m going with “carmagaddadavida”.

MissLeslieG Harry Potter opens the weekend of Carmageddon. What do I do? My Nimbus 3000 is in the shop! #ITrulyAmADork

therealzooeyd Getting ready for ‘carmageddon‘ just excited it’s not karma-karma-karma-karma-karma-mageddon! because that one comes and goes. #boygeorge

thepatrickwalsh Everyone in LA is freaking out about Carmageddon. What they should be scared of is what will hit a few weeks later: Jeep Impact.

After the jump… #ArtOfTransit, #MetroFail and more.

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@MetroLosAngeles Twitter Tuesday

Welcome to Twitter Tuesday, a weekly feature here at The Source in which we’ll round up the latest Metro related tweets in the Twitterverse. To follow Metro on Twitter just search for @MetroLosAngeles. We recommend adding the #MetroLosAngeles tag to your tweets to get our attention.

And when it comes to complaints, the best way to get them addressed is to use the Customer Comment Form on Metro.net. There you can provide all the detail needed so that customer service reps may best address your problems.

Red Car #artoftransitRemember to tag your tweet pics with #artoftransit. This one of San Pedro’s classic Red Car is courtesy of @thedudeabides.

#ArtOfTransit

jim61773 Cosplayers on the @MetroLosAngeles subway? Why not? Thank you, cosplayers at #AX11 for your help. http://flic.kr/s/aHsjvohPrJ

thedudeabides: @metrolosangeles red car #artoftransit http://instagr.am/p/HBtW1/

#MetroWin

ayogist wondering when the next @metrolosangeles bus is due to arrive? wonder no more: twitpic.com/5jc139

surayafadel: @metrolosangeles thank u! wonderful, clean, air conditioned ride down Ventura blvd. Been yrs! Exceeded expectations

almightyopp @almightyopp loves @metrolosangeles

#GoMetro

SimonOh After 15 years, I have just completed traveling the entire @metrolosangeles Rail/BRT network.

ccjao Going to the @GOODLAHQ meet up tonight. Taking @MetroLosAngeles ! Ought to be a nice ride. See you there! #LA

transit_tweets: @metrolosangeles Saw more cosplay on red, blue and gold lines today.

veralusia blueline train condcutor calling out stops using his don pardo voice. bizarre, yet amusing. @metrolosangeles should hear it.

After the jump, some unhappy tweets about last week’s service changes in #MetroFail. Continue reading