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Iconic Palm Trees Along Miracle Mile To Be Removed For Purple Line Construction

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.

06/10/2015

Once completed, the Purple Line will run along Wilshire Boulevard from Westwood to Koreatown. (Photo credit: Metro.net)

Federal Budget Proposal Includes $330M To Extend Purple Line

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.

02/03/2015

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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.

07/18/2014

Once completed, the Purple Line will run along Wilshire Boulevard from Westwood to Koreatown. (Photo credit: Metro.net)

Metro To Talk Purple Line Construction Noise, Vibration Along Mid-Wilshire

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.

05/27/2014

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Obama Administration Grants $2.1B In Federal Funds For Purple Line 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.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/21/2014

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Metro Officials To Hear From Public About Purple Line Extension Project

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.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/06/2013

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Honor System Ends On Metro Rail Red, Purple Lines

The honor system is ending on the subways of Southern California.

05/24/2012

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Community Meetings On Proposed ‘Subway To The Sea’ Start Tonight

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.

01/24/2011