Permits Approved for Excavation
September 16, 2016 - 5:44pm
The Rams are going down this fall. And they’re happy about it. They’ve gotten the permits from Inglewood to begin excavating their stadium site, and their developers plan to begin the big dig in the next two or three months for a venue that will be sunk at least 100 feet into the ground. To read the entire LATimes.com article click here.
September 16, 2016 - 5:37pm
Developers expect to start excavation for the Rams’ $2.6-billion Inglewood stadium in the next two to three months. “From that point forward it just races ahead over a period of time,” said Gerard McCallum II, project manager for the Hollywood Park Land Co. To read the entire LATimes.com article click here.
LA City Council Says Yes on Measure M
September 15, 2016 - 2:59pm
The Los Angeles City Council threw its support Wednesday behind Measure M, the Nov. 8 ballot measure that would fund transit projects with a half-cent sales tax hike. To read the entire DailyNews.com article click here.
Rams' Move to LA Doubles Team Value
September 14, 2016 - 11:10am
Relocation and new stadiums drove NFL team values 19% higher over the past year, to an average of $2.34 billion. The Rams doubled in value, to $2.9 billion, after moving from St. Louis to Los Angeles. To read the complete Forbes.com article click here.
Hollywood Park’s Landmark Development Moving Forward
September 8, 2016 - 2:25pm
The removal of two of Hollywood Park's landmark freeway signs signals that the planned redevelopment of the former racetrack has is on the cusp of beginning material construction. To read the entire Urbanize.LA article click here.
Measure M Clears Major Hurdle
September 7, 2016 - 9:45am
A Metropolitan Transportation Authority proposal to raise Los Angeles County’s base sales tax rate to fund transit and highway projects does not need to be rewritten before appearing on the November ballot, a judge said Tuesday. To read the entire LATimes.com article click here.
FAA Leading Efforts to Modernize Regional Air Traffic Systems
September 6, 2016 - 11:13am
The Federal Aviation Administration announced Friday, 9/2/2016, that it is ready to replace its aging air traffic control system in the region with new satellite-based procedures. To read the entire LATimes.com article, click here.
Rams Fans Boost Metro Ridership
August 31, 2016 - 12:40pm
When the repatriated Los Angeles Rams hosted two preseason games at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum this month, tens of thousands of fans strolled into the stadium happy to not get gouged for parking at up to $100 per pop. To read the complete DailyNews.com article click here.
LAX, Adjacent Communities Reach Win-Win Settlement
August 18, 2016 - 11:16am
A proposal to move the northernmost runway at Los Angeles International Airport closer to homes will be shelved indefinitely under an agreement announced Wednesday, ending a key lawsuit challenging the planned modernization of LAX. To read the entire LATimes.com article click here.
TRG Proudly Leading Outreach Efforts on Purple Line
August 18, 2016 - 11:10am
Metro is one step closer to speeding up service on both the Red and Purple lines, thanks to a $69 million grant from the state. To read the entire LAist.com article click here.