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.
Bridging the Gap over the LA River
January 30, 2017 - 4:41pm
A new bridge connecting Cypress Park to Elysian Valley over the Los Angeles River opens today with a protected lane for pedestrians and cyclists. To read the entire LA.Curbed.com article click here.
Century City is a Step Closer to a Subway Station
January 24, 2017 - 12:26pm
Century City is a step closer to having the "Susan Bursk Subway Station." Previously the project secured 1.6 billion in federal funding. Click here to read the full article.
Metro Construction Committee Pushes Rail Votes To Board Meeting Next Week
January 20, 2017 - 1:06pm
At its meeting next week, the full Metro board of directors will consider four big proposals on future Metro rail construction. To read the entire StreetsBlog LA article, click here.
FAA Approves Stadium in Inglewood
January 13, 2017 - 1:19pm
The Federal Aviation Administration on Friday approved the $2.6-billion stadium the Rams and Chargers will share in Inglewood. The agency has been concerned about how the radar at nearby Los Angeles International Airport would interact with the stadium that will be the centerpiece of a 298-acre sports and entertainment complex. To read the entire LATimes.com article click here.
Chargers Will Move to Los Angeles
January 12, 2017 - 10:12am
The Chargers are leaving San Diego for Los Angeles, owner Dean Spanos announced Thursday in a letter posted on the team’s website. To read the entire LATimes.com article click here.