Every six months, Metro makes some service changes to accommodate ridership demands and improve connections between Metro Bus, Metro Rail and other transit services throughout the region. The following minor route/bus stop changes and service modifications will go into effect on Sunday, June 23.
14 – In the City of Beverly Hills, new stops will be added on Beverly Dr northbound at Dayton Way and southbound at Brighton Way.
37 & 38 – Construction has been completed on Grand Av next to Los Angeles Trade-Tech College (LATTC); Lines 37, 38, 55/355 and 603 services that are currently detoured on Hill St will return to Grand Av between Washington Bl and 23rd St and Adams Bl.
120 – Due to the New Blue Improvements Project, the Line 120 Willowbrook/Rosa Parks Station bus stop has been relocated from the east side of the station to the west side to better connect with Metro services.
251 – All owl shortline trips ending at Broadway and Daly St will be extended to Figueroa St and Cypress Av. Late night trip frequencies will be improved from every 60 minutes to 40 minutes, from 10pm to 1am. After 1am, frequencies will continue to be every 60 minutes.
460 – Service has been improved in AM northbound direction between the hours of approximately 5:30 to 6:45am to reduce overcrowding. Buses will now operate every 16 minutes.
550 – A new stop has been added on Vermont Av at 36th St to provide improved access to the Los Angeles Coliseum.
910/950 Silver Line – Service levels to and from San Pedro will be increased during the AM and PM travel periods to reduce overcrowding. Service frequencies from San Pedro during the AM will be improved from 16 minutes to 12 minutes. Service frequencies to San Pedro during the PM will be improved from 20 minutes to 16 minutes.
A number of bus lines also had minor schedule adjustments.
Metro Rail is also making changes to the Gold Line that will help standardize train frequencies, improve on-time performance and provide three-car trains at peak hours. During peak hours, all Gold Line trains will be three cars instead of the current mix of two-car and three-car trains. Weekday peak hour frequency have trains running every eight minutes instead of the current every six.
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