Reminder: Telephone Town Hall on Measure M tonight from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. More info here. Sportsy things: The Dodgers (jinx!) would play the Cubs at Dodger Stadium next Tuesday, Wednesday and possibly Thursday for the privilege of advancing to November. Yep, lots of Dodger Stadium Express service from Union Station [continue reading]
Regional Connector Constructors (RCC) work crews under contract to the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) will begin a series of full weekend closures along Flower Street in downtown Los Angeles between 3rd and 5th streets in order to perform cut and cover/decking activities for the Regional Connector Transit [continue reading]
The Regional Connector project last week entered a new phase of construction—known as ‘steady state’—at the future underground 1st/Central Station in Little Tokyo. Construction at the easternmost end of the Connector’s [continue reading]
More than $5 million of Business Interruption Fund (BIF) grants have now been awarded to “mom and pop” businesses directly impacted by the construction of transit projects. The BIF began in spring 2015 to provide financial assistance to small businesses directly impacted by rail construction along the Crenshaw/LAX Line, the [continue reading]
We continue our construction careers program video series today with the story of Eric Barnes, a laborer for Skanska-Traylor-Shea, the contractor building Metro’s Purple Line Extension project. Eric had a troubled past, but a new [continue reading]
Here’s the meeting announcement. The 1st/Central Station will serve Little Tokyo and the Arts District.
Over the next few days we’ll be posting a series of videos featuring construction workers and small business owners whose lives have been positively impacted by working on Metro projects through the [continue reading]
Civic Center Studios is a studio and production company that was established in 2010 by entrepreneurs Pete Galindo and Luis Guizar. The studio is located at 207 S. Broadway, Suite [continue reading]