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Screenshot of Metro's page for the Crenshaw/LAX Transit Project.

Traffic alert: ‘Century Crush’ starts Friday night

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – People planning to travel to Los Angeles International Airport this weekend should give themselves plenty of time and consider alternate routes, with a 57-hour closure of a stretch of Century Boulevard […]

07/24/2014

Metro Orange Line departing Balboa Station to North Hollywood. (Photo Credit: Wikipedia)

Orange line under consideration for the San Fernando Valley

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Ideas for public transit projects in the San Fernando Valley — including converting the Orange Line bus into light rail and linking the Red Line subway with Bob Hope Airport — […]

07/18/2014

Hector Resendez, 24, allegedly attacked multiple people on Metro buses. (Credit: Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department)

Man pleads not guilty to LA County bus attacks

LOS ANGELES (AP) – A man has pleaded not guilty to attacking eight people on Los Angeles County transit buses. Twenty-four-year-old Hector Resendez entered pleas Tuesday to 13 counts of assault with a deadly weapon, […]

07/02/2014

In this May 5, 2014 photo, construction crews work on improvements at Los Angeles International Airport, LAX. (AP Photo/Nick Ut )

Century Crunch: Bridge at LAX to be demolished

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – People expecting to travel to Los Angeles International Airport the last weekend of July may want to plan ahead, with local transportation officials warning today that a bridge-demolition project will close […]

06/24/2014

LAX

Bridge demolition planned at LAX in July

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – People expecting to travel to Los Angeles International Airport the last weekend of July may want to plan ahead, with local transportation officials warning today that a bridge-demolition project will close […]

06/23/2014

LA Metro

Today is ‘National Dump the Pump Day’

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Local transit officials want residents to ditch their cars today and jump on a bus, train or other mass transit option in recognition of National Dump the Pump Day. “Every day, […]

06/19/2014

LA Union Station

Union Station in for a big time makeover

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Union Station in downtown Los Angeles is due for a major makeover. The Los Angeles Metropolitan Transportation Authority is proposing improvements that will add 3.25 million square feet of new development […]

06/03/2014

Interstate 405

405 carpool lane opens in the Sepulveda Pass

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Commuters in the Sepulveda Pass got a nice present today when a long-awaited 10-mile carpool lane opened on the northbound San Diego (405) Freeway. The carpool lane between the Santa Monica […]

05/23/2014

Pedestrians board a train at Union Station Friday March 7, 2014 in Los  Angeles. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

Man charged in Syria plot returning to California

SEATTLE (AP) — A man who prosecutors say spoke of bombing the Los Angeles subway system and joining Islamic extremists in Syria is returning to California to face a terrorism-related charge after his arrest near […]

03/17/2014

LA Metro

Beefed up patrols for Metro Orange Line

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – With as many as 22 percent of riders failing to pay fares, transportation and sheriff’s officials announced efforts today to ensure people pay to ride the Metro Orange Line bus through […]

02/25/2014

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