This is the next step in the Los Angeles Union Station Master Plan that was approved by the Metro Board in 2014 (presentation here) — the preparation of the legally-required environmental studies. Please see the meeting notice above and the helpful video below. And here’s the project home page.
The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority Board of Directors today approved actions to officially move the Union Station Master Plan, an ambitious long-range roadmap for L.A.’s single largest public transit hub, from planning to implementation. Metro can now pursue its initial implementation strategy for near-term projects, which includes a [continue reading]
Some exciting news to pass along this morning: The Metro Board of Directors this month will be considering a lease for a new gastropub to be located in the Fred Harvey Room at Los Angeles Union Station. Here is the Metro staff report on the proposed lease. The lease is with Cedd Moses [continue reading]
A nice, short video on beautiful Union Station by FORM follows FUNCTION. The video interviews Metro Deputy Executive Officer Jenna Hornstock, who provides a brief overview of the Los Angeles Union Station Master Plan.
Here’s another video from Saturday’s festivities for the 75th anniversary of Union Station. There’s some nice footage that gives you an idea of the flavor of the day and the seriously big crowds that descended upon Union Station.
UPDATE TUESDAY, 12:55 p.m.: I added a few items concerning Metro’s bike program that are worth putting on the record! 🙂 Above is the very nice rainbow seen Thursday afternoon over East Los Angeles and County-USC Medical Center. Will there be a rainbow over Metro in 2014? Stay tuned for [continue reading]
Metro Board to consider approval of concept for Union Station Master Plan that would add new concourse and relocate bus plaza
20131024rbmitem19handout Work on the Los Angeles Union Station Master Plan has been underway for more than a year, with Metro staff and contractors tackling some big questions about the best way to improve the facility Metro purchased in 2011. The Master Plan team is asking the agency’s Board of Directors [continue reading]
Los Angeles Union Station Master Plan community workshop Aug. 1 Couldn’t attend last night’s community workshop for the Union Station Master Plan? Above is the presentation given at the meeting and here is a 27-minute video that includes the presentation and commentary from Master Plan staff. So what do you [continue reading]
Next community workshop for Union Station Master Plan is August 1 at 5:30 p.m. at Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels
Here’s the meeting notice from the Union Station Master Plan team: Join us in shaping the future of Union Station! Please join us for our summer Community Workshop to learn about Metro’s progress on the LA Union Station Master Plan (project homepage here). Building on our May 2nd workshop, where [continue reading]