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Councilmember Curren Price Cuts Ribbon on Angels Walk Central Avenue
April 15, 2021
New walking path highlights South LA community as the cultural, social and commercial center of Black life in Los Angeles ... read more »
L.A. Metro CEO Phillip Washington To Step Down In May
February 4, 2021
Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority CEO Phillip A. Washington is stepping down after six years at the helm of the transit agency, it was announced today. Washington informed the Metro board, headed by Mayor Eric Garcetti, that he does not plan to seek a new contract or extend his current contract, which expires in May. ... read more »
L.A. Metro CEO Will Lead Biden Transit Transition Team
November 12, 2020
The teams of volunteers are responsible for evaluating the operations of the federal agencies so that the incoming administration is prepared for its first day. ... read more »
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LA Metro Seeks Members for Public Safety Advisory Committee
November 5, 2020
The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority today reminded Metro riders that there's still time to join a committee that will focus on community-based approaches to policing and re-envisioning transit safety. ... read more »
Planting a SEED in South LA
July 9, 2020
On the northeast corner of Vermont and Manchester Avenues, a little over four acres of land have remained blighted and mostly vacant since the 1992 Civil Unrest, ... read more »
L.A. Metro to Require Use of Face Coverings on Metro Transit System Beginning May 11
May 7, 2020
Consistent with the countywide public health order requiring the use of face coverings in public places, the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) will require all transit riders to wear face coverings when using the Metro Bus and Rail system beginning Monday, May 11. ... read more »
Metro to Hold Four Community Meetings to Evaluate Routes for Northern Extension of the Crenshaw/LAX Line
March 19, 2019
The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) is holding four community meetings in March to evaluate alternatives to extend the Crenshaw/LAX Line to the north with connections to the Metro Expo, Purple and Red Lines as well as numerous bus lines. The public is encouraged to attend and participate in the planning of this important transit project. ... read more »
Metro to Hold Veteran Summer Slam Employment Fair on June 29
June 26, 2018
The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) will hold a Veterans Summer Slam Employment Fair on Friday, June 29 for military veterans but all job seekers are welcome to participate. ... read more »
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Metro to Hold Community Meetings for Sepulveda Transit Corridor Project in June
June 7, 2018
Metro is conducting a feasibility study to identify and evaluate a range of high-capacity rail transit alternatives between the San Fernando Valley and Los Angeles International Airport, including connections to existing and planned bus and rail lines such as the Metro Orange, Purple and Expo Lines. ... read more »
Metro Implements Service Enhancements Effective Sunday, Dec. 10
December 4, 2017
In addition, the Metro Gold Line from East Los Angeles to Azusa will begin operating more three-car trains in the morning and afternoon peak hours to increase capacity and ease overcrowding ... read more »
Metro Board Awards Largest Contract Ever to Small, Minority-Owned Businesses
June 29, 2017
The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) was recently awarded a contract for $90.8 million to Kal Krishnan Consulting Services/Triunity Engineering & Management Joint Venture for program management support services. ... read more »
Nightly Closures at Century Boulevard near LAX due to Construction of Aerial Station Aviation/Century for the Crenshaw/LAX Transit Project
July 29, 2016
As part of the construction of the aerial Aviation/Century Station for the Crenshaw/LAX Transit Project, Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) contractor Walsh/Shea Corridor Constructors (WSCC) will implement nightly directional closures on Century Boulevard in August to remove the wood framing (falsework) for the bridge. Beginning, Monday, Aug. 1, a rotation of weekly full one-directional closures of Century Boulevard between Aviation Boulevard and Bellanca Avenue will occur Monday through Friday between 11 p.m. and 6 a.m. No closures are scheduled for Saturday or Sunday nights. ... read more »
L.A. Metro CEO Delivers Annual State of the Agency Report
February 3, 2016
L.A. Metro CEO Phillip Washington delivered his first annual State of the Agency report last Thursday to the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) Board of Directors calling the agency sound, ... read more »
Mark Ridley-Thomas Elected Chairman of MTA Board
July 8, 2015
Supervisor Ridley-Thomas takes the wheel of Metro’s Multi-Billion Dollar Transportation System ... read more »
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