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Steve Hymon

Transit forecast for Friday, Oct. 15

Blue Line Due to maintenance work after 8:15pm, northbound trains run 6 minutes later than regular schedule. Northbound trains leave Transit Mall at 8:29pm, 8:50pm, 9:10pm, 9:30pm and every 20 minutes until 11:30pm, then 11:41pm, and regular schedule. Dates: Through Oct. 16.

The art of transit

photo by Olympe B., via Flickr Numerous comments on Flickr praised the photographer for the mood, perspective and composition of this photo. I find the photographer guilty on all counts! Wonderful photo. To submit a photo or photos of something transportation-related, post them to Metro’s Flickr group or email them [continue reading]

Skirball Bridge demolition schedule has changed due to early completion of work on section over southbound lanes of I-405 freeway

The schedule and associated closures for the Skirball Bridge demolition and reconstruction work activity has changed due to the contractor’s early completion of work on the section of the bridge that is located over the southbound I-405 freeway. The demolition work over this section of the Skirball Bridge has been completed earlier than [continue reading]

Bicycle program update

For those interested, here’s a pretty good summary of what’s going on with Metro’s bicycle program. The report was prepared by Metro staff for the Metro Board of Directors. It’s basically an update that staff writes up periodically. So what is going on? As the report details, there are efforts [continue reading]

The art of transit

photo by Marco Del Valle, via submission This photo may not be transportation specific, but it’s still a great sepia shot of downtown L.A. that also gives you an idea of how un-Manhattan like the place is. Keep submitting those L.A. area photos, people! To submit a photo or photos [continue reading]