Metro Silver Line and Foothill Silver Streak riders can soon ride either line, using the same ticket and paying the same fare

The new program begins Sunday, when the new El Monte Station is open to the public. Here’s the news release from Metro: When was the last time something actually became easier? Soon transit riders will be able to hop aboard … Continue reading

Video: First day of service on the Metro Silver Line

The Source has yet to ride the new Silver Line (don’t worry, we will soon) but Metro Community Relations was there on opening day and took this video. Check out the sleek buses (NABI 45C-LFW, for you transit geeks), thoughts … Continue reading

Guide to the Metro Silver Line

A lot of people have been asking about the Metro Silver Line bus service that will be starting on December 13th. Well, Metro has released a bunch of new information including timetables, maps and a destination guide. We’re going to … Continue reading

Metro announces more frequent Silver Line buses, Gold Line trains as part of Dump the Pump Day

Well it worked: To get some media attention for Dump the Pump day, Metro put CEO Art Leahy behind the wheel of a bus — he’s a former bus operator — and had him drive through a banner this morning. … Continue reading

For those going Metro to the West Hollywood Halloween Carnaval

As per usual, the West Hollywood Halloween Carnaval will draw a huge and freaky crowd tonight (we mean that as a complement!). That means the street closures shown above will be in effect and a few Metro Bus Lines — the 2, … Continue reading

Go Metro Weekends, October 24 – 26

Happy Friday, Source readers and mass transit riders! You probably already know Metro can get you to tons of great events across our fair City of Angels with ease. And this weekend, with Halloween and Dia de los Muertos around the … Continue reading

Comic fans unite! Go Metro to Stan Lee’s Comikaze and save on admission

Above is the official teaser trailer for Avengers: Age of Ultron (also known as “Tony, what have you done now?!?”). And of course, you can’t mention the Avengers without also talking about Stan Lee’s Comikaze Expo, Los Angeles’ first and only large-scale, multi-media … Continue reading

Get to Día de los Muertos celebrations around Los Angeles with Metro

Check out these fun Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) celebrations via Metro and get special deals with your TAP card. Self Help Graphics & Art’s 41st Annual Día de los Muertos Exhibition will be held at LURN, Corazon del Pueblo, Hardware Studio, and Casa … Continue reading

Go Metro and save at Taste of Italy this Saturday

The 6th annual Taste of Italy takes place this Saturday, October 11 in Pueblo de Los Angeles in Downtown L.A. Hosted by the Italian American Museum of Los Angeles, it’s an evening of Italian culture, entertainment, and of course, food … Continue reading

What to expect from Metro Bus and Rail during CicLAvia this Sunday

CicLAvia, presented by Metro, returns this Sunday with more streets to explore sans vehicular traffic. Heart of LA will be open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and feature brand new hubs in Echo Park, the Broadway Theatre district, Boyle Heights … Continue reading