Gold Line

UPDATE: Gold Line thru service restored one day early as crews complete repairs to overhead power system at Southwest Museum Station

METRO GOLD LINE SERVICE ALERT UPDATE: Repairs to overhead power system completed at Southwest Museum Station, and the bus bridge that shuttled passengers between Heritage Square, Southwest Museum and Highland Park stations has been canceled. Repairs to the overhead power system at the Southwest Museum Gold Line Station got underway [continue reading]

Traffic alert: avoid driving to downtown Los Angeles this weekend (especially Sunday) and Go Metro to Tour of California, Kings, Lakers and Clippers playoff games!

It should be quite a Sunday morning this week in downtown Los Angeles. First, downtown is hosting the eighth and final stage of the Amgen Tour of California bike race, which begins in Beverly Hills, travels through Hollywood and is scheduled to finish near L.A. Live between 11:45 a.m. and [continue reading]

The art of transit

photo by Steve Hymon/Metro I had been wanting to photograph a Gold Line train on the 1st Street Bridge with a rising full moon in the background. So I gave it a shot — pun intended — and came up with this. Not horrible, not great. It’s probably worth another [continue reading]

Video: the greening of L.A.

This video comes from the office of Los Angeles Mayor and Metro Board Chair Antonio Villaraigosa. With Los Angeles the largest city in L.A. County, the video also features Los Angeles’ expanding bike lane program and some of the ongoing efforts by Metro to expand and go green. The Gold [continue reading]