Dozens of palm trees will be removed along the Miracle Mile to make way for Metro crews to begin construction on the Purple Line, according to officials.
President Barack Obama’s newly released budget proposal earmarks more than $1 billion for California transportation and construction projects, including $330 million to extend the Purple Line from the Mid-City area to Century City.
As Los Angeles’ commuter rail service and new subway system continue to expand, job opportunities are projected to skyrocket.
Residents in the Mid-Wilshire area of Los Angeles will get a chance to hear from Metro officials Tuesday on planned construction for a subway extension.
A $2.1 billion federal grant and loan agreement was announced Wednesday to help build a nearly four-mile stretch of the Purple line subway from downtown to Beverly Hills.
Residents Thursday will get the chance to question Metro officials about the impact of a massive tunneling project to that is scheduled to begin next year.
The honor system is ending on the subways of Southern California.
Residents will get a chance to learn more about the proposed Wilshire Boulevard subway extension at a series of community update meetings starting Monday night.