Monthly Archives: March 2016

Metro Seeking Women to Help Build its Infrastructure

There’s no question that construction is a male-dominated industry.¬† Metro is taking the next step to make sure women get their chance by recruiting women to help build its transportation infrastructure through Women Build Metro. Metro will be teaming up this morning with members of the construction industry at the East Los Angeles Civic Center […]

Pre-Revenue Train Service Begins on Expo Line Phase 2

If you saw an Expo Line train going to Santa Monica this morning, it wasn’t a case of the Monday’s tricking your head. Today Metro began its pre-revenue train service on Expo Line Phase 2 in preparation for its May 20th grand opening.¬† Trains will be going from Culver City to Santa Monica every 12-20 […]

Photos: Fiery Big Rig Accident Shuts Down Gold Line

The Metro Gold Line was the belle of the ball on Saturday with the opening of the Foothill Extension.  But just hours later on Sunday morning, a big rig driver lost control of his vehicle and crashed into the center divider.  The big rig landed on the tracks of the gold line and burst into […]

LA County “Rediscovers Gold”

LA County celebrates the opening of six new stations as part of the Metro Gold Line Foothill Extension. The 11.5 mile extension is the first Measure R sales tax-funded rail line to open to the public, and was completed on time and on budget. Metro board members and elected officials from the community joined together […]