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Steve Hymon

Staff recommendations for Westside Subway Extension are posted online; staff selects Alternative 2 route to VA Hospital

Metro staff have issued their recommendations for a locally preferred alternative (LPA) route for the Westside Subway Extension. The project’s draft environmental impact statement/report was released last month. The full report is posted as part of the Metro Board of Directors’ agendas for its planning and Measure R committees. It [continue reading]

Daily Transit Forecast, Oct. 12

For a complete list of planned service advisories please visit the Service Updates page on And for the latest service alerts follow @MetroLAalerts on Twitter. Blue Line Due to Expo construction work after 8:15pm, trains run every 30 minutes.  Northbound trains leave Transit Mall at 8:16pm, 8:46pm and every [continue reading]

Art of transit

photo by Jared Jerome, via submission Nice shot of the 110 freeway at night in downtown L.A. And I’m pleased to see we’re finally getting a few more submissions from the L.A. area. To submit a photo or photos of something transportation-related, post them to Metro’s Flickr group or email [continue reading]