The big enchilada last week was obviously the Board’s consideration of the ballot measure ordinance and spending plan (they approved it on an 11 to 2 vote). I was wrapped up with that and didn’t get a chance to listen to the rest of the proceedings. The recap of all [continue reading]
One weekend down, 21 weekends to go! The first of 22 weekend closures for construction of the Wilshire/La Brea Station occurred last weekend. The work involves installing decking so that [continue reading]
The good news: Metro is ramping up work on the construction of a new subway station for the Purple Line at Wilshire and La Brea. The not-quite-as-sunny news: here comes [continue reading]
Be prepared: Metro is getting ready to start construction on the future Wilshire/La Brea Station for the Purple Line Extension subway. The process begins with excavating a portion of Wilshire Boulevard and [continue reading]
Good morning from The Source satellite office in Mason, Ohio, where I’m on parental-unit duty this week… From the Department of Twitterers Angry About Traffic: You have become what you [continue reading]
Good morning from The Source satellite office in Mason, Ohio, where I’m on parental-unit duty this week. In between trips to Target and various other traffic-choked arterials and strip malls [continue reading]
Above and below are two recent presentations for the first section of the Purple Line Extension project, which is extending the subway from Wilshire/Western to Wilshire/La Cienega. Decking begins in June for the Wilshire/La Brea Station — see below. We’ll be providing a lot more info after the holiday weekend.