All Blog Posts Tagged 'ExpoLine' (22)

Culver City Seeks Your Opinion About Connecting Expo Line Station to Downtown Culver City

Culver City is trying to figure out what would be the best way to help people get the three long blocks from the Culver City Expo Line Station to downtown Culver City--or as they say it, they're "exploring various grant options for the funding of multimodal transportation options."

If you have an…

Continue

Added by Scupine on October 14, 2014 at 6:00am — No Comments

USC Study Finds Expo Line Drives Drop in Driving

Angelenos who live near an Exposition Light Rail station dramatically reduced the number of miles they drove and tripled their rail ridership after the opening of the new rail line last year, a new USC study released Monday shows.

Residents living within a half-mile of the new station…

Continue

Added by Scupine on December 18, 2013 at 6:00am — No Comments

Construction is Underway on New Expo Line Bridge Over Venice Boulevard

There's ample evidence now that the Expo Construction Authority’s contractor Balfour Beatty Infrastructure, Inc. have begun the next stage of construction of the Expo Line -- a bridge over Venice Boulevard Bridge.

The Venice Boulevard Bridge construction is anticipated to take approximately nine…

Continue

Added by Scupine on April 9, 2013 at 6:00pm — No Comments

Expo Line Culver City Station Parking Lot is Paved!

The paving of the parking lot of the Expo Line's Culver City station is now complete. As of this morning (it was foggy), the whole parking lot is open. Good thing! When it was divided in half, it filled up quickly! My personal thanks to all those who made it happen. 

Here's how it looked yesterday, when it was…

Continue

Added by Scupine on March 13, 2013 at 6:00pm — No Comments

Culver City Expo Line Parking Lot Paving Begins Monday, the 25th

The east side of the Culver City Expo Line parking lot will be closed for a week staring on Monday, February 25, so that the lot may (finally) be paved. Then, the following week, the west side of the lot will be closed. Free Metro parking is also available at the nearby La Cienega /…

Continue

Added by Scupine on February 22, 2013 at 9:47am — 1 Comment

Preview the Buildings To Be Erected Across from the Culver City Expo Line Station

Architects Abramson Teiger have released new renderings of the complex of five retail and office building that will be built across Washington Blvd. from the Culver City Expo Line Station -- replacing the Branded Arts Building. Calling the project PLATFORM (exclamation point implied), the…

Continue

Added by Scupine on February 6, 2013 at 6:00pm — No Comments

Culver City Expo Line Parking Lot Will Be Paved By the End of February

Bringing to an end our long Winter of The Muddy Shoes, the Exposition Metro Line Construction Authority has announced that it has entered into a contract with the All American Asphalt Company to pave the Culver City Expo Parking lot. None too soon. 

According to the Expo's Parking Lot Report -- shown in HERE on the thesource.metro.net -- the…

Continue

Added by Scupine on January 28, 2013 at 6:00am — No Comments

Top Seven Culver City Stories of 2012

7. The Expo Line Opens

On June 7, the Expo Line connecting Culver City to downtown Los Angeles (and points in…

Continue

Added by Scupine on December 31, 2012 at 2:48pm — No Comments

Yep, the Culver City Expo Line Station Was a Muddy Mess This Morning

I was worried that when the rains came, the Culver City Expo Line parking lot would be a sea of mud. And sure enough this morning, my shoes were covered in mud before I made…

Continue

Added by Scupine on December 3, 2012 at 6:00pm — No Comments

Plans are Underway to Repave Culver City's Expo Line Parking Lot

Thanks to Culver City Times member Steven Ng for pointing out that the Exposition Construction Authority has originated an 'Invitation for Bids' for a contractor to…

Continue

Added by Scupine on November 5, 2012 at 6:00pm — No Comments

Will the Expo Line Parking Lot in Culver City Soon Be a Sea of Mud?

As one of the happy legion who take the Expo Line from Culver City to downtown Los Angeles, I have tried to be patient with the Culver City parking lot. I understand that the city has probably been reluctant to invest much money in improving the lot, since construction is supposedly eminent on a mixed-use development…

Continue

Added by Scupine on October 18, 2012 at 6:00am — 10 Comments

Ridership Numbers Continue to Rise on Expo Line to Culver City

According to LA County Supervisor Zev Yeroslavsky's blog, ridership on the Expo Line Phase I, which runs from Culver City to downtown Los Angeles, increased 55 percent over the last three months. The line had 497,449 boardings in July, compared to 320,627 in May. Ridership rose on…

Continue

Added by Scupine on August 20, 2012 at 6:00pm — No Comments

New Food Options Available to Culver City on the Expo Line

Watch this fun video made by Billy Vasquez, who blogs as the 99 Cent Chef, about the new food options that are available to Culver Citizens now that the Expo Line extends to our town.

Added by Scupine on July 5, 2012 at 6:00pm — No Comments

VIDEO: Culver City's Expo Station is Open

Here's a video I took today of an Expo Line train making its way to the Culver City Expo Line Station. It's a day for celebration for Culver City. And back:

Here's some pictures of the new station:…

Continue

Added by Scupine on June 20, 2012 at 7:21pm — 3 Comments

Take a Bus to the Expo Line's Culver City Station for It's Opening Today at Noon

With the Expo Line’s Culver City station opening today, Wednesday, June 20, at noon, Culver City bus offers the above map reminding us that two Culver City buses stop near the Expo Line station:

  • Culver City Line 1 runs along Washington Boulevard from Venice Beach in…
Continue

Added by Scupine on June 20, 2012 at 3:00am — No Comments

Expo Line Will Open in Culver City at Noon this Wednesday

The day has finally arrived. The Expo Line's Culver City Station will open this Wednesday, June 20, at noon. Expo rides will be free that day for those getting on at Culver City.…

Continue

Added by Scupine on June 5, 2012 at 6:00am — No Comments

Watch Beautiful Video of Test Trains Running on Expo Line to Culver City

Reads the commentary: "On May 8th 2012 This is Raw UN-Edited Video of a Expo Test Train under its own power La Cienega to Culver City Station. This video was made with the Help of Metro staff."

Exciting stuff.

Some stills from the video:…

Continue

Added by Scupine on May 10, 2012 at 6:00am — 2 Comments

Los Angeles Times Calls Expo Line Stations "Aggresively Banal"

What do you think of the design of the stations on the new Expo Line, open now to La Cienega and scheduled to come to Culver City at the end of June? In an article both grumpy and trenchant, the…

Continue

Added by Scupine on May 3, 2012 at 5:10pm — 2 Comments

Expo Line Express - opening day filled with festivals, free rides

The Expo Line opened to LaCienega Boulevard over the weekend, with much well-deserved fanfare and excitement. The Culver City station is expected to open over the summer, but in the meantime, there are 476 free parking spaces at the La Cienega Station, and the city…

Continue

Added by Scupine on April 30, 2012 at 6:00pm — No Comments

More Evidence of Progress on the Expo Line to Culver City

Yep, that's an Expo Line rail car (stopped) high above Jefferson Boulevard -- west of La Cienega, in Culver City. I took this picture at about 5:30 on Thursday. Metro officials have said that they have entered the final phase of testing along the Expo…

Added by Scupine on March 16, 2012 at 6:00pm — No Comments

Monthly Archives

2014

2013

2012

2011

2010

Photos

Loading…
  • Add Photos
  • View All

The Culver City Times is the news and social network for Culver City.  Stay informed.  Join now!

      • Got news you think everyone should know? Blog it.

• Have a show or attending a benefit? Put it on the calendar.
• Got video of the big game? Embed it.
• Photos of your business or the school play? Upload them.

For daily updates

Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner

Latest Activity

Shawna Sopp posted an event
Thumbnail

Sunday Family Fun Day! at The Help Group - Culver City

January 25, 2015 from 1pm to 4pm
yesterday
Shawna Sopp's event was featured
Thumbnail

Register today for Advance LA's Conference: The Science of Happiness at American Jewish University

May 1, 2015 from 8am to 5pm
yesterday
Jennifer Gallagher's blog post was featured
yesterday
Jennifer Gallagher's event was featured
Thumbnail

Holiday Variety Show at Fais Do Do

December 20, 2014 from 8pm to 11pm
yesterday
Jennifer Gallagher posted a blog post
Friday
Jennifer Gallagher posted an event
Thumbnail

Holiday Variety Show at Fais Do Do

December 20, 2014 from 8pm to 11pm
Friday
Shawna Sopp posted an event
Thumbnail

Register today for Advance LA's Conference: The Science of Happiness at American Jewish University

May 1, 2015 from 8am to 5pm
Thursday
Brandon is now a member of Culver City Times
Wednesday

© 2014   Created by Culver City Times.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service