Crenshaw/LAX Line update:
Tunnel Boring is … Not At All Boring! 💥🌀 I broke through at the Martin Luther King Jr. Station last night❗️ pic.twitter.com/F6Effdasrp
— Harriet (@crenshawtbm) February 15, 2017
The tunneling machine is digging the second of the two rail tunnels on the northern section of the line.
Purple Line Extension update:
Decking began last weekend for the future Wilshire/Fairfax Station for the Purple Line Extension. More here about street closures and detours.
Art of Transit:
“The Walking Dead” featured a great traffic buster the other night. To instantly clear a road: all you need are two cars, about 200 feet of steel cable and a few mops.
The details on where and when are scarce but watch the video. If you’re a carnivore, you’ll want to know where and when. Our two cents: transit adjacent, please.
Some choice selections from their Instagram:
Quasi-related (spoiler): offering to hide an escapee from Negan doesn’t strike me as smart urban planning, King Ezekial.
Some stories write themselves. This is one of them.
Things to read whilst transiting: mini-crosswords from the NYT as part of the 75th anniversary of their crossword. I finished the first one in three minutes!
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