Attentive Source readers know that Harriet the tunnel boring machine has been working her way south under Crenshaw Boulevard, digging the first of twin rail tunnels for the Crenshaw/LAX Line. Today was a good day: the machine broke through into the station box for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Station. Pics above. Please feel free to save and share!
Next stop: Harriet will continue digging toward the future Leimert Park Station.
And here’s a map of the project for those trying to visualize the train’s route: