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Garcetti Paints Rosy Picture of Los Angeles’ Future Transportation

  With billions of dollars set to flow into its coffers over the coming decades, leaders of Metro painted a rosy and optimistic future for the agency and for transportation in Los Angeles County Wednesday at an annual State of the Agency Report event at Union Station in downtown.

La Cienega Station Metro Site Reportedly ‘Raining Fossils’

Ashley M. Leger, Ph.D. is the Paleontological Field Director at Metro’s excavation sites during the building of the Purple Line Extension, and in her words, the La Cienega station is “raining fossils.”

Metro Offering Free Express Buses to World Series for Baseball Fans

Metro Tuesday urged World Series attendees to take advantage of free express buses to beat rush-hour traffic.

Beverly Hills Residents Seek Presidential Intervention To Re-Route Purple Line Extension

On Wednesday a consortium calling themselves the “Friends of Beverly Hills High School” unveiled a change.org petition asking U.S. President Donald Trump and Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao to force the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) to re-route the planned Purple Line extension from under BHHS into Century City by withholding federal funds.

Beverly Hills Releases Key Elements Of MOA For Metro’s Purple Line Section 2 Extension

Last week, the City of Beverly Hills released the Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) that will govern the construction of Section Two of the Purple Line Extension, commonly referred to as the Wilshire/Rodeo Station, highlighting key elements in a press release.

Subway Extension Project Work Comes Crashing Into Beverly Hills High School

The stark reality of challenges afoot in constructing the Purple Line subway extension came crashing down on Beverly Hills High School last week when a chunk of the concrete partition wall separating the subway staging area from classrooms fell onto the campus, according to school district officials.

Garcetti Paints Rosy Picture of Los Angeles’ Future Transportation

  With billions of dollars set to flow into its coffers over the coming decades, leaders of Metro painted a rosy and optimistic future for the agency and for transportation in Los Angeles County Wednesday at an annual State of the Agency Report event at Union Station in downtown.

La Cienega Station Metro Site Reportedly ‘Raining Fossils’

Ashley M. Leger, Ph.D. is the Paleontological Field Director at Metro’s excavation sites during the building of the Purple Line Extension, and in her words, the La Cienega station is “raining fossils.”

BHUSD Files Federal Lawsuit Against FTA, Metro

After failing to find sympathy last August in the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, on Jan. 26 attorneys for the Beverly Hills Unified School District filed a federal lawsuit against the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) and the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) challenging the legal sufficiency of the FTA’s and Metro’s latest environmental analysis related to running a subway tunnel under Beverly Hills High School.

Beverly Hills City Council Resolves to Fight Transit-Rich Housing Bill SB 827

The Beverly Hills City Council on Tuesday moved to strongly oppose a senate bill that would eliminate residential zoning around transit.

Metro Offering Free Express Buses to World Series for Baseball Fans

Metro Tuesday urged World Series attendees to take advantage of free express buses to beat rush-hour traffic.

Groundbreaking in Culver City Marks Construction Kick Off for Metro Ivy Station

Ground was officially broken Wednesday to mark the formal start of construction of Ivy Station, a $350 million development at the Culver City Metro stop.

Beverly Hills Faces New Round Of Metro Construction Closures

With Santa Monica Boulevard reconstruction, nearly two-thirds complete, the City’s motorists have had a long, hot summer. Unfortunately, those traffic jams are just beginning on the southeast side of the City.
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