Metro Launches TAP App For Android PhonesThe TAP app provides a safe and contactless way to pay transit fares on Metro and 25 additional TAP transit agencies in L.A. County.
Portion Of Century Boulevard Near LAX To Close Overnight WednesdayA portion of westbound Century Boulevard near Los Angeles International Airport will be closed overnight while crews install a traffic signal mast arm.
LA Woman Pleads Not Guilty To Murdering Metro Employee With KnifeA woman pleaded not guilty Thursday to murdering an off-duty Metro employee at a downtown Los Angeles rail station last year.
Metro Encourages Riders To Look Out For Human Trafficking VictimsJanuary is Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month and the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority wants to educate riders by encouraging them to look out for potential victims on public transit.
Metro Service Impacted As Increase In COVID-19 Cases Creates Staff ShortagesThe number of Metro staff and contractors to test positive for COVID-19 doubled in the past month, causing worker shortages for bus and rail services, Metro announced Tuesday.
Metrolink Announces '$10 Holiday Ticket' Program For Christmas, New Year's DayMetrolink Monday announced that its "$10 Holiday Ticket" will be available for Christmas Day and New Year's Day, providing unlimited rides to help travelers get to their essential destinations.
Los Angeles Metro To Debut Ride-Share Service, Bus Routes This WeekendThe Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority has introduced its first phase of the NextGen Bus Plan and its Metro Micro project, both set to officially launch on Sunday.
Metro Little Tokyo/Arts District Station Permanently Closing Due To Transit ProjectMetro's Little Tokyo/Arts District Station will permanently close on Oct. 24 as work begins on the Regional Connector Transit Project.
Metro To Offer Free Rides On Election Day; Ballot Drop Boxes Added To StationsMetro will offer free service on Election Day, Nov. 3, and vote-by-mail ballot drop-off boxes have been placed at 19 rail and bus stations.
LA Metro To Replace Smart Bikes With Classic Bikes In Westside Area Due To Lack Of PopularityMetro has announced bicycles with smart technology offered for public use will be replaced with classic models due to lack of popularity in Westside neighborhoods.
Contactless Payment: Metro Makes TAP Cards Available On Apple DevicesThe app is compatible with iPhone 8 and later and Apple Watch Series 3 and later. An Android version of the app is expected to launch later this year.
Metro C Line To Halt Some Service This Weekend For Rail Line MaintenanceGreen Line rail service will be unavailable between the Harbor Freeway Station and Aviation/LAX Station beginning Friday, Aug. 28, at 11 a.m. until Sunday, Aug. 30.
Metro C Line To Halt Service Friday To Saturday From Crenshaw To Redondo BeachMetro will temporarily halt C Line (Green) service between the Crenshaw and Redondo Beach stations from Friday to Saturday for construction to connect the future Crenshaw/LAX Line.
More Than $1 Billion In Coronavirus Relief Aid Awarded To Metro, MetrolinkThe funds are being granted to support expenses for continued transit operations during the COVID-19 pandemic, public safety and maintenance.
LA Metro Asks For Report On Potentially Removing Armed Officers From Buses, TrainsThe motion was proposed last week by L.A. County Supervisors Janice Hahn and Hilda Solis, along with L.A. City Councilman Mike Bonin, all members of the board of directors.