Have a transportation-related article you think should be included in headlines? Drop me an email! And don’t forget, Metro is on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. L.A. begins the subway to the sea (L.A. Times) An editorial that ran Friday on the groundbreaking ceremony for the first phase of the Purple Line Extension. Excerpt: Looking ahead, [continue reading]
The section of Crenshaw Boulevard between Jefferson Boulevard and Coliseum Street will be closed to all vehicular traffic for 30 days starting tonight due to construction on the Crenshaw/Expo underground station. The first half of the closure will last through Nov. 24. There will be a break during Thanksgiving week, and the second half [continue reading]
Click on a photo to see a larger version! Here are renderings and maps of the station locations for the first phase of the Purple Line Extension: The quick guide to things [continue reading]
This week’s send-off is a recommendation from Source reader and transit rider Dennis Hindman. Check out this clip of South L.A. band AKNU performing Valerie on The X Factor USA. (The [continue reading]
Nice to see some civilians taking a turn at the shovels for a major public works project — in this case our friends at Los Angeles Magazine who work just down [continue reading]
Metro will perform a three-day clearance test along the Green Line starting Sunday evening, November 9, after 9 p.m. for the new P-3010 pilot rail car, manufactured by Kinkisharyo. The [continue reading]
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