Civic Center

Let a canopy be your umbrella

  The Westlake/MacArthur Park Station is getting a pretty new umbrella, although at the moment it looks more like orthodonture. As we posted a few months ago, Westlake will be the first of three stations to get a protective canopy, with the other two stations — Civic Center and Pershing Square [continue reading]

Metro Board certifies final environmental study for Regional Connector

The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) Board of Directors today certified the Final Environmental Impact Statement/Report (EIS/EIR) for the $1.37- billion Regional Connector Transit Corridor Project that will connect three light rail lines through downtown Los Angeles and greatly improve connectivity for the entire L.A. County transportation network. [continue reading]

Escalator project update

For curious-minded readers about the Civic Center station, this news from Metro CEO Art Leahy’s daily email to agency staff:  Second Phase of the Escalator Replacement Project Has Started at the Metro Red Line Civic Center Station The second phase of the Escalator Replacement Project has begun at the Metro [continue reading]