Green Line


‘Century Crunch’ Work Slightly Ahead Of Schedule

As of early Saturday evening work to demolish an old rail overpass at the intersection of Century and Aviation boulevards was slightly ahead of schedule.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/26/2014

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LA’s New Transit System Provides Jobs, Stimulates Economy

As Los Angeles’ commuter rail service and new subway system continue to expand, job opportunities are projected to skyrocket.


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LA County Gets Half-Billion Federal Loan To Build Rail Line Linking Downtown With LAX

Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood has approved a $545.9 million loan for construction of the Crenshaw Corridor light-rail line, officials announced Monday.



Villaraigosa Wants To Extend Half-Cent Sales Tax Indefinitely

Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa wants an extra half cent sales tax in Los Angeles County to continue indefinitely to help speed up transit projects.


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Man Stabbed During Fight On Metro Green Line Train

An unidentified male was stabbed Friday evening in a fight on a Metro Green Line train in Willowbrook.


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FTA Approves $1.7B Light Rail Expansion Project

The MTA is getting a green light for a light rail line expansion along Crenshaw Boulevard. The Federal Transit Administration has given final approval for the $1.7 billion project.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/05/2012


Metro Green Line Gets Green Light For LAX Expansion Project

Metro has been given a green light to expand its green line rail service to new neighborhoods.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/01/2011

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Metro Officials Considering Rail Service Extension To LAX

Los Angeles may catch up to world class cities around the globe as local transit officials plan public sessions about expanding Metro Rail service to LAX, Metro officials said Saturday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/13/2011

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Charges Filed Against Sex Offender In Attempted Green Line Kidnapping

Criminal charges have been filed against a registered sex offender who’s accused of trying to kidnap a 25-year-old woman at a Metro station in southeast Los Angeles last week.


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Sexual Predator Wanted In Green Line Attack Of Teen Girl

Authorities are looking for a sexual predator after he attacked a 14-year-old girl at Green Line station.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/17/2011