The agenda is above. The Board will be meeting in closed session — that is, behind closed doors — to consider candidates for Metro’s CEO position. Current CEO Art Leahy announced earlier this year that he will be departing the agency in early April.
The first art panels along phase 2 of the Expo Line were installed at Westwood/Rancho Park Station, marking an exciting milestone. The artwork for the station was created by Abel Alejandre [continue reading]
Have a transportation-related article you think should be included in headlines? Drop me an email! And don’t forget, Metro is on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. Pick your social media poison! Today’s Zocalo Public Square profile of a Metro rider: Where do they think they are going?, Colorado Boulevard to Cesar Chavez Art of Transit: Stakeholders debate [continue reading]
Lane closures on 4th Street between the I-10 Freeway and Colorado Avenue will be in effect from March 16 through March 31 in order for crews to complete roadway improvements for the Expo Line project. Here’s the construction notice from the Expo Line Construction Authority, the independent agency building the six-mile project [continue reading]
Here is the news release from Metro: Road detours to accommodate excavation, decking of second Crenshaw/LAX underground light-rail station to begin March 15 The Crenshaw/MLK station — the second underground station to be built for the Crenshaw/LAX light-rail project — will begin excavation and decking operations at 9 p.m. Sunday, [continue reading]
Have a transportation-related article you think should be included in headlines? Drop me an email! And don’t forget, Metro is on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. Pick your social media poison! Semi-rare Donkey Kong/transit tweet: The @metrolosangeles Lincoln [continue reading]