The Metro Board of Directors’ final meeting for 2018 is Thursday at 9:30 a.m. at Metro HQ adjacent to Union Station. As always, the meeting is open to the public and will also be livestreamed.
The agenda with links to staff reports and presentations is above. Among the issues the Board will tackle:
•Proposed updates to the Artesia-to-downtown Los Angeles light rail project, aka the West Santa Ana Transit Corridor. Source post. There is also a motion to add an optional station at the confluence of the L.A. River and the Rio Hondo in South Gate.
•The Board will hear an update on the development of a financial plan for the Twenty-Eight by ’28 Initiative to build 28 major projects in time for the 2028 Summer Olympics and Paralympics.
•A Board motion that would reaffirm Metro’s commitment to build the Gold Line to Claremont.
•Approve a list of projects and funding to improve traffic and mobility in the area near the 710 freeway gap between Alhambra and Pasadena.