Garcetti And City Council Celebrate Purchase Of 'Crown Jewel' L.A. River Parcel
March 6, 2017 - 11:34am
Mayor Eric Garcetti acknowledged the closing of escrow on a 42-acre riverfront parcel, known as the ‘crown jewel’ of the Los Angeles River revitalization plan, on Friday, more than a month after the city approved its purchase. Read full article here.
LAX breaks ground on new concourse
February 28, 2017 - 10:45am
LAWA, which operates Los Angeles International Airport, broke ground on an addition to Tom Bradley International Terminal aimed at helping passengers get to and from planes more easily. Read full article here.
Watch Inglewood's $2.6-Billion NFL Stadium Rise
February 27, 2017 - 11:23am
With an estimated budget of $2.6 billion, Inglewood's new NFL stadium may be the most expensive ground-up development underway in Los Angeles County.
Ballmer and Kroenke representatives discuss bringing Clippers to Inglewood
February 27, 2017 - 10:29am
Representatives of Steve Ballmer and Stan Kroenke have discussions about the Clippers joining the Rams and Chargers in the sports and entertainment district in Inglewood. Read more here.
Metro approves a $797-million security plan
February 24, 2017 - 10:22am
For more than a decade, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department has been solely responsible for patrolling Metro’s vast transit network. Read full article here.
Eagle Rock wants rapid bus service on Colorado Boulevard
February 17, 2017 - 9:48am
Metro is currently considering options for a planned rapid bus system that would travel between North Hollywood and Pasadena, and residents of Eagle Rock evidently don’t want to miss out on any of the dedicated bus-lane action. As The Eastsider reports, the local neighborhood council has voted to support a proposed route for the bus line that would travel through the community along Colorado Boulevard. Click here for the full article.
How much could the Rams and Chargers make in their new stadium?
February 13, 2017 - 10:20am
The Rams and Chargers came to Los Angeles for one simple reason: money. More specifically, the financial benefits from moving to the nation’s second-largest market and into a cutting-edge $2.66-billion stadium. Read the full LA Times article here
Metro reveals its Bus Rapid Transit plans for Vermont Avenue
February 7, 2017 - 4:55pm
With successful passage of Measure M in November, Metro is marching forward with new projects aimed at dramatically transforming LA transit, including speeding up buses on busy Vermont Avenue. Click here for the full article.
Metro may partner with private companies to speed up two big Measure M projects
February 6, 2017 - 11:32am
Thanks to the voter-approved Measure M sales tax initiative, LA County will see its transit network grow immensely over the coming decades. Now, Metro is considering partnering with private companies to get some of the projects funded by Measure M dollars up and running ahead of schedule. Click here to read full article.
New Details for Proposed North Hollywood to Pasadena BRT Line
February 1, 2017 - 3:47pm
This month, Metro's regional service councils will review a technical study for one of the earliest Measure M projects.
This month, Metro's regional service councils will review a technical study for one of the earliest Measure M projects: a potential bus rapid transit line linking North Hollywood Station to the Gold Line in Pasadena. Click here to read the full Urbanize LA article.