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.
NFL Extends Deadline for Chargers' Decision
January 11, 2017 - 10:16am
The NFL has extended by two days the Jan. 15 deadline for the Chargers to make their Los Angeles decision, so as not to conflict with divisional playoff games or the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday. To read the complete LATimes.com article click here.
Purple Line Extension Receives $1.6 Billion in Federal Funding
January 4, 2017 - 10:55am
U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx announced nearly $1.5 billion in federal grants and loans to build the second phase of the Metro Purple Line extension between Beverly Hills and Century City. To read the entire Ubanize LA article click here.
LAX and Metro Airport Connector on list of 2016’s most exciting LA design proposals
December 29, 2016 - 10:49am
Developers are as keen as ever on LA, and some of their new buildings and makeovers stand to reinvigorate, the look and feel of the city. This year, plans were filed almost daily for new housing complexes, creative offices, towers, hotels, and museums, and, in some cases, we were lucky enough to get renderings showing what some of those new or converted buildings might look like. To read the entire Curbed LA article click here.