There’s a lot going on around town in the next week. Here’s the newly-posted service advisories for bus detours: Saturday in downtown Los Angeles: Independence Day of Panama http://www.metro.net/service/advisories/update/special/505/ Sunday in downtown Los Angeles: Rock ‘n’ Roll ½ Marathon http://www.metro.net/service/advisories/update/special/507/ Wednesday in West Hollywood: Halloween Carnival http://www.metro.net/service/advisories/update/special/508/
At approximately 7:57 a.m. this morning a bus on Metro Line 780 was traveling westbound on Hollywood Boulevard at Courtney Avenue when it was involved in a collision with a dump truck. The truck may have been unoccupied and rolled into the intersection, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department. [continue reading]
Space Shuttle Endeavour starts its last mission tomorrow night as it begins its slow roll from LAX to the California Science Center in Exposition Park. Street closures will be taking place along the 12-mile route. Below are the bus lines that will be affected and here is the map of [continue reading]
Regular service on the Blue Line resumed about 8:15 a.m. this morning. A lightning strike — yes, a lightning strike — caused a power disruption to the train between the Willow and Del Amo stations a little before 7 a.m. A test train ran about 8 a.m. and service resumed [continue reading]
From Caltrans, the following freeway ramps will be closed on Sunday, Oct. 7 to accomodate CicLAvia: Golden State Freeway (I-5) From 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. Traffic restrictions on north and southbound 4th Street on and off-ramps Hollywood Freeway (US 101) From 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. Full closure of [continue reading]
Passengers on the Metro Green Line this morning are experiencing delays of up to 7 minutes from Marine Station to Douglas Station due to power problems. Metro expects to have full service on the alignment restored before 11 a.m. For now, passengers from Marine Station traveling eastbound will board a [continue reading]
Reminder: There are 42 bus lines that will have some detours due to this morning's triathlon in Los Angeles that stretches from Venice to L.A. Live in downtown. Lines detoured: 14, 37, 16, 18, 20, 28, 30, 33, 51, 52, 53, 55, 60, 62, 66, 70, 71, 76, 78, 79, [continue reading]
Kinda hard to resist this one. Just substitute “Mulholland Bridge” for “Meadowlands” in the lyrics.
The middle span on the north side looks to be going, going, gone….