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Foothill Gold Line from Glendora to Pomona Begins Major Construction
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Foothill Gold Line from Glendora to Pomona Begins Major Construction

Cities prepare for work ahead; estimated to generate billions in economic output over the five-year construction phase Friday, the Foothill Gold Line Construction Authority (Construction Authority) began major construction on the 9.1-mile, four-station Foothill Gold Line light rail project from Glendora to Pomona. The project is anticipated to be completed in 2025 and will add new stations to…

California’s New ‘Gold Rush’ is Transit Oriented Development
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California’s New ‘Gold Rush’ is Transit Oriented Development

Communities are experiencing ‘unprecedented’ development interest By Terry Miller The discovery of gold in the Sacramento Valley in early 1848 generated what became the “California Gold Rush.” Conceivably, this was one of the most important events to shape American history during the first half of the 19th century which sprouted California’s population explosion. Have you…

Avoid the Traffic and Take Metro to the Rose Parade
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Avoid the Traffic and Take Metro to the Rose Parade

Metro Rail’s Gold Line makes it easy to get to Pasadena’s Annual Tournament of Roses. Metro will operate 24-hour service on Metro Rail, also on the Silver and Orange Lines, on the night of Dec. 31 through the morning of Jan. 1 with trains running every 7 minutes from 5 a.m. to 9 p.m. In…

Pasadena Metro Bike Share Program to End One Year Early
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Pasadena Metro Bike Share Program to End One Year Early

Mayor says pilot program was “hemorrhaging money” By Terry Miller In Pasadena, Metro and its contractor, Bicycle Transit Systems Inc., installed more than 31 stations throughout the city last summer. There was abundant excitement but also critics who said Pasadena’s love for cars was too much to make this a viable option. The City of…

The Metro Gold Line: A Unique Source of Entertainment
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The Metro Gold Line: A Unique Source of Entertainment

Just by catching the metro in Arcadia, Monrovia or Pasadena one can quickly be whisked away on an adventure By Madeline Park Regarded as the third best metro system in the nation in a study conducted by the University of Minnesota, the Los Angeles Metro provides a source of transportation for thousands of people each…

Memorial Park Gold Line Station Closed Briefly Tuesday Due to ‘Suspicious Object’ Bomb Squad Robot Called in
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Memorial Park Gold Line Station Closed Briefly Tuesday Due to ‘Suspicious Object’ Bomb Squad Robot Called in

LASD investigated a ‘suspicious object’ at the Memorial Park Gold Line Station Tuesday morning, according to the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Dept. On Tuesday, Aug. 29 at 5:27 a.m., Pasadena Police Department received a call regarding a “suspicious package” on the Gold Line – Memorial Park Station platform, located at 125 East Holly Street, Pasadena. All…

Metro Gold Line Extends Its Regularly Scheduled Stops
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Metro Gold Line Extends Its Regularly Scheduled Stops

Metro Gold Line extension gives new San Gabriel Valley cities access to 2017 Tournament of Roses® celebrations in Pasadena With the opening of the Metro Gold Line Extension earlier this year, five new San Gabriel Valley communities will be able to take rail to the Tournament of Roses celebrations in Pasadena for the first time…

Metro Increasing Expo Line Service Starting Oct. 24
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Metro Increasing Expo Line Service Starting Oct. 24

  To keep pace with growing ridership, Expo Rail Line trains will begin running every six minutes for most of the day beginning Monday, Oct. 24, the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) announced today. Trains currently run every 12 minutes and the service changes are expected to help reduce crowding and wait times for riders. “Since…

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