Beverly Hills High School
The incident started at 3 p.m. when many students have already been dismissed.
More than 1,300 students from more than 60 regional high schools hammered metal and connected wires Thursday to prepare life-size robots for the ultimate showdown.
Los Angeles mayoral candidates Wendy Greuel and Eric Garcetti traded jabs Thursday over Garcetti’s connection to a controversial oil drilling operation at Beverly Hills High School.
The vote comes despite fears that Metro’s intended tunnel would be dangerous for students and interfere with plans to renovate the BHHS campus.
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority Board of Directors Thursday approved plans for the first phase of a $5.6 billion extension of the Purple Line subway toward the westside, but delayed action on the next two segments so it can consider objections to a tunnel under Beverly Hills High School.