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FTA approves Metro’s request to be reimbursed for early work activities on Purple Line Extension’s section three

The Federal Transit Administration this week approved Metro’s request to be reimbursed for early work activities for Section Three of the Purple Line Extension Project between Century City and the Westwood/VA Hospital. The approval also clears the way for Metro to take advantage of highly competitive tunnel contract bids, which [continue reading]

Final Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement released for Purple Line Extension’s second segment

The Final Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (SEIS) for section two of the Purple Line Extension has been released by the Federal Transit Administration (FTA). This completes the additional environmental studies for the project required by court order. Design and pre-construction work has been taking place and will continue. The SEIS [continue reading]

Transportation headlines, Wednesday, Oct. 2

em>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. Pick your social media poison! ART OF TRANSIT: From our Instagram page. RCTC gets green light for Perris Valley Line (Riverside Press-Enterprise) The Federal Transit Administration gives Riverside County officials [continue reading]