Nice photo taken last week by Expo Line Fan of falsework being installed for the bridge that will take the Expo Line over Sepulveda Boulevard in West Los Angeles. Check out more of Expo Line Fan’s construction photos on his Flickr stream.
This is a big part of the project. The existing phase 1 ends at an aerial station just shy of crossing Venice Boulevard. The new bridge will carry the two tracks over Venice and toward Palms and eventually Santa Monica. It’s a big structure and, therefore, there will be traffic [continue reading]
Foothill Extension Construction Authority approves route for Gold Line from Azusa to Montclair; project still needs funding
The Board of the Construction Authority on Wednesday approved the route, which covers 12.3 miles along an existing rail corridor from Glendora to Montclair with stations in Glendora, San Dimas, La Verne, Pomona, Claremont and Montclair. The Gold Line is currently being extended from eastern Pasadena to the Azusa/Glendora border — [continue reading]
This is another key structure along the second phase of the Expo Line — among the others are new bridges over Venice Boulevard, Bundy and Cloverfield/Olympic.
photo by ExpoLine Fan, via his Flickr page Nice photo from work done Monday at the bridge that will carry the Expo Line over National Boulevard in Palms. ExpoLine Fan has tons of construction pics on his Flickr page and updates it frequently for those who want very frequent [continue reading]
Expo Line Phase 2 major construction notice: eastbound Colorado Avenue lanes to close between 4th and 5th
Above is the good word from the Expo Line Construction Authority. The final station for the second phase of the Expo Line will be at Colorado & 4th, making the train convenient to the Third Street Promenade, Santa Monica Place, the Santa Monica Pier, the beach and beach bike path [continue reading]
Expo Line Fan emailed us this nice photo that he took looking east toward the Expo Line Bridge that will carry the train over both Cloverfield Boulevard and Olympic Boulevard in Santa Monica. Cloverfield is directly under the bridge and Olympic Boulevard is in the foreground. After the tracks [continue reading]
Here is a look at some of the transportation headlines gathered by us and the Metro Library. The full list of headlines is posted on the Library’s Headlines blog, which you can also access via email subscription or RSS feed. Mayoral candidates split on Westside Subway route (Daily News) Here’s the first sentence of [continue reading]
The pace of work on the second phase of the Expo Line between Culver City and Santa Monica remains very impressive. Above are a pair of photos taken by Expo Line Fan of the bridge that will carry the Expo Line over Cloverfield Boulevard and toward the bridge over Olympic [continue reading]