Go Metro Weekends, April 5 – 7

Saturday, go RockaYourSoul at Grand Park from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Celebrate with dance legend Alvin Ailey with food trucks, music and more. The event is free to attend. Show your TAP card at the info booth to enter a drawing for tickets to The Music Center’s theatres, including 2 tickets [continue reading]

Expo Line: temporary service disruption

Riders: This service alert was just issued a few minutes ago. If you are planning on using the Expo Line early Friday, the best place to get up-to-date information is Metro’s Twitter feed featuring service alerts or Metro’s Facebook page. Temporary Service Suspension btwn Jefferson/USC-7th/Metro Affected Line: Metro Expo Line Effective [continue reading]

Eight artists selected to create art for Expo Line Phase 2 stations

The Expo Line Construction Authority Board this afternoon authorized the CEO to issue art program contracts with eight highly-qualified and well-regarded artists, selected by panels of arts professionals and community members. Selected artists include: Shizu Saldamando, Abel Alejandre, Susan Logoreci, Nzuji de Magalhaes, Constance Mallinson, Carmen Argote, Judithe Hernandez and Walter [continue reading]

The art of transit: Urban Jungle Edition

Spotted across the street from the Pershing Square Station entrance, a couple of giraffes watch a passing bus. Want to submit a photo to Art of Transit? Email us the photo at sourcemetro@gmail.com,  tweet us or post the photo to our Flickr group (in the description please give us permission to use it on The Source).

Invite Metro to your school career day

Members of the Metro Speakers Bureau are available this spring to talk with children and young people at school career days about future employment at Metro. Grade school is not too early to start. Metro employs more than 9,000 full-time staff, including bus and train operators, mechanics and maintenance people, clerks, [continue reading]