Above is the video from last Saturday. Some interesting nuggets from elected officials and members of the Metro Board about the project’s history and the potential extension to Claremont and perhaps beyond.
More about Metro’s joint development process here. These are developments that typically take place on land that Metro acquires to construct a project. When the project is complete, that land can be used for other purposes. Here’s the notice from Metro: You are invited to attend community workshops about development [continue reading]
Art of Transit Video of Transit The Militant Angeleno grabbed some good video on the Gold Line’s opening day. Pedestrian deaths make up a rising share of U.S. traffic fatalities [continue reading]
Things are starting to look more and more put-back-together on the Gold Line in Little Tokyo! Construction has been completed on the shoofly track, the temporary track that will allow the [continue reading]
Quizno’s Andre Bonyadian Andre Bonyadian opened his first Quizno’s in April 2002 in Little Tokyo. Since then, it has evolved into a family owned and operated business. The business is [continue reading]
The aftermath of a big rig crashing on to the metro gold line tracks. It caught on fire and melted the tracks. #bigrig #bigrigtruck #metrolosangeles #mtalosangeles #metrogoldline #chp #californiahighwaypatrol #210west #pasadena #210westpasadena #freeway #melting #burn #fire A photo posted by Andres Ramirez (@dretwain) on Mar 6, 2016 at 10:11am PST [continue reading]
More photos below. Click to see larger versions — you may be in one of them. The morning was devoted to the speeches and platitudes. And then, shortly before noon, [continue reading]
From the Department of Photography: You may enjoy my photo essay on the people and places of the cities to be served by the new Gold Line Foothill Extension. Here’s [continue reading]