HOLLYWOOD (CBS) — Metro will add capacity on its Red Line trains Sunday to accommodate people attending the Hollywood Christmas Parade.
Before the parade, which starts at 6 p.m., trains will operate every 12 minutes between downtown and Hollywood and the San Fernando Valley. Following the parade, trains will depart Hollywood every 12 minutes and after 8 p.m., every 20 minutes, according to Metro’s Jose Ubaldo.READ MORE: Grandmother, 4 Children Shot And Killed In Lancaster Home; Father Germarcus David Arrested
The last train to the San Fernando Valley will leave from Metro’s Hollywood/Vine Station at 12:36 a.m. and the Hollywood/Highland Station at 12:38 a.m. — allowing passengers to connect with the last Metro Orange Line bus, which will leave North Hollywood at 12:56 a.m.
The last train to downtown connecting to the Metro Blue Line will leave the Hollywood/Highland Station at 12:22 a.m. and the Hollywood/Vine Station at 12:24 a.m. The last train to downtown without the connection to the Metro Blue Line will leave the Hollywood/Highland Station at 1:02 a.m. and the Hollywood/Vine Station at 1:04 a.m.READ MORE: Container Fees Delayed Another Week With Cargo Movement Improving At Ports Of LA, Long Beach
Metro bus riders will be detoured due to street closures along the 2.3 miles of the parade route.
The Metro bus lines that will be affected after 1 p.m. Sunday are lines 2, 156, 180, 181, 207, 210, 212, 217, 222, 757 and 780. Service will return to normal after 11 p.m.MORE NEWS: Joseph Huertas Arrested In Ex-Girlfriend's Stabbing Death In East LA
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