crenshaw/lax

Crenshaw/LAX project reconfiguration of Victoria Avenue begins tomorrow

Construction is in full swing on the 8.5-mile Crenshaw/LAX Transit Project. Here’s the latest notice sent out from the project regarding the closure and reconfiguration of a street adjacent to the future light-rail line: Walsh/Shea Corridor Constructors (WSCC) will close Victoria Avenue to traffic between 67th Street and 71st Street beginning Friday, March 18, for the [continue reading]

Photos: Taste of Soul 2015

Taste of Soul 2015 was a successful event this past Saturday, Oct. 17. More than 350,000 people from all over Southern California enjoyed the music, food and festive ambiance of the family festival, now on its 10th anniversary. One of the most convenient ways to get to the event was from [continue reading]

Upcoming weekends closures to install steel piles on Crenshaw Boulevard at Vernon Avenue

UPDATE: THIS WEEKEND’S CLOSURE HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. The latest from the folks at the Crenshaw/LAX Transit Project: Walsh/Shea Corridor Constructors (WSCC) will begin installing steel beams and relocating utilities on Crenshaw Boulevard at Vernon Avenue for five consecutive weekends beginning this Friday, Aug. 28. A full street closure will [continue reading]

Metro Art hosts free design workshops with local teens for Crenshaw/LAX Line

Local high school students have been meeting this summer to help design a monumental mural for the Crenshaw/Expo Station construction fence that will celebrate the surrounding neighborhood. Through the nonprofit organization artworxLA and under the guidance of professional artist Michael Alvarez, workshops have been staged at nearby Lula Washington Dance Theatre, where students [continue reading]