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Transportation headlines, Monday, January 27

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Long-term full closure of Myrtle Avenue in Monrovia begins this weekend for Gold Line Foothill Extension work

Here is the construction and traffic notice from the Gold Line Foothill Extension Construction Authority, the agency building the 11.5-mile addition to the Gold Line between Pasadena and the Azusa/Glendora border: Long-Term Full Closure of Myrtle Ave at Railroad Crossing in Monrovia Begins Monday, Jan. 20; Prep Work on Saturday & Sunday Nights, Jan. 18-19 [continue reading]

UPDATE: Delays on Gold Line due to traffic accident on 210, bus shuttles replace trains between Sierra Madre Villa and Allen Stations

UPDATE: Metro and Caltrans teams are working to clear the truck accident debris from the tracks. Bus shuttles will continue to replace train service between  Allen and Sierra Madre Villa Station until early afternoon. Due to an overturned big rig truck on the eastbound 210 freeway causing obstructions on Metro Gold [continue reading]