STS – LOS ANGELES from Station to Station on Vimeo. So much good stuff happening at Union Station! This Thursday, L.A. artist Doug Aitken and his art train project Station to Station: A Nomadic Happening will arrive in Los Angeles for a one-night only event that should not be missed. Station to Station starts [continue reading]
Your weekend traffic update from Caltrans: The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) announces 55-hour weekend lane closures of the north- and southbound San Gabriel River Freeway (I-605) connectors to the eastbound San Bernardino Freeway (I-10) for pavement and drainage work. Friday, September 27 at 10 p.m. through Monday, September 30, [continue reading]
[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=af9wBr33mKc] Great video brought to our attention by Twitter follower @generasianx. Video summary: adorable kid takes transit to explore DTLA. Click play and brighten up 7 minutes of your day.
Following a rash of highway incidents, Caltrans, the California Highway Patrol and the California Office of Traffic Safety are asking motorists to move over and slow for the cone, both for the safety of those in the car and that of the highway work crews. Caltrans, the California Highway Patrol [continue reading]
The City of Westlake Village held a groundbreaking ceremony this morning for the Lindero Canyon/101 Freeway bridge project. When the project is completed, the Lindero Canyon Road/101 bridge will feature an additional travel lane in each direction of traffic and a series of unique aesthetic improvements. Funding for this project is [continue reading]
California Transportation Agency joins Caltrans and Air Resources Board in supporting new sustainable transportation research
Sustainable transportation: it’s super important, especially when it comes to mitigating the negative effects of climate change such as more frequent and intense flooding (hello, Colorado) and heat waves (the Southland just a few weeks ago). One of the easiest ways to lighten your carbon footprint is by taking public [continue reading]
Santa Monica Pier is set to light up the night again with Glow on Saturday, September 28. Taking place from 7 p.m. to 3 a.m. the next morning, the heart of Santa Monica will be transformed into a massive outdoor museum with 15 site-specific, interactive art projects that will illuminate the [continue reading]
Back in season 3, Modern Family took on Metro Rail. Now they’re trying to get the attention of bus riders…so be on the lookout for Phil Dunphy on a bus bench near you! These benches are scattered around L.A. County and we want to know which buses pass by them. If [continue reading]
[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tg1yuDbRa1c] The 38th Metro Bus Roadeo finals took place this past Saturday, and the winning bus operator, Juan Navarro, hails from Division 3. By coming in first, Navarro will represent Metro at the Southern California Regional Bus Roadeo, which will take place next spring. Last year Metro’s bus operator placed first [continue reading]
Photos by Lily Allen/Metro This past Saturday was the Made in LA bike ride, and hundreds turned out to enjoy a great morning out! Were you out there? Tweet us your photos or tag us on Instagram @metrolosangeles! And keep your bikes in good shape for the upcoming CicLAvia!