Westside Subway Extension Hearings on Draft EIS/EIR

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September 20, 2010   6:00 pm   September 21, 2010   6:00 pm   September 22, 2010   6:00 pm   September 27, 2010   6:00 pm   September 29, 2010   6:00 pm   

Westside Subway Extension Public Hearings on Draft EIS/EIR

The Draft EIS/EIR for the Westside Subway Extension has been released for public review and comment. Copies of the document are availabe at metro.net/westside and at the below listed libraries.

Please plan to attend one of the five public hearings as this will be an opportunity for you to learn more about the project alternatives, issues addressed in the Draft EIS/EIR, and share your opinions or questions.

All hearings are 6-8pm.

Monday, September 20
LACMA West– Terrace Room, 5th Floor
5905 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90036
Served by Metro Lines 20, 720, 920, 217 & 780.
Validated vehicle parking is available in the Museum’s 6th Street underground garage. Enter from 6th and Ogden.
Spanish & Korean translation will be provided

For added convenience, we will offer a live webcast of this meeting that you can view from any computer simply by going to metro.net/westside

Tuesday, September 21
Westwood United Methodist Church – Fellowship Hall, 3rd Floor
10497 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90024
Served by Metro Line 20
Free parking is available below Belmont Village, the building east of the Sanctuary. From Wilshire Blvd., use the Belmont Village driveway and proceed under the overhang to the underground parking lot. Park on levels P2, P3 or P4 and take the church elevator in the southwest corner of the parking lot. There will be signs to direct you to the meeting room.
Spanish translation will be provided.

Wednesday, September 22
Plummer Park – Community Center
7377 Santa Monica Boulevard, West Hollywood, CA 90046
Served by Metro Line 4.
Free vehicle and bike parking is available.
Russian translation will be provided.

Monday, September 27
Roxbury Park – Auditorium
471 S. Roxbury Drive, Beverly Hills, CA 90212
Served by Metro Lines 28 and Santa Monica Big Blue Bus Line 5.
Metered parking is available along Roxbury Drive.
Spanish translation will be provided.

For added convenience, we will offer a live webcast of this meeting that you can view from any computer simply by going to metro.net/westside

Wednesday, September 29, 2010
Santa Monica Main Library
601 Santa Monica Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90401
Served by Metro Lines 4, 20, 733 & 720 and Santa Monica Big Blue Bus Lines 1, 2, 3, 7, 8, 9, and 10.
Validated vehicle and free bike parking is available.
Spanish translation will be provided.

Where to find copies of the Draft EIS/EIR:

The Draft EIS/EIR is available for review by visiting metro.net/westside. Copies are also available at the following libraries:

Beverly Hills Public Library
444 North Rexford Drive, Beverly Hills 90210

Donald Bruce Kaufman –Brentwood Library
11820 San Vicente Blvd., Los Angeles 90049

Fairfax Library
161 S. Gardner St., Los Angeles 90036

Felipe de Neve Library
2820 W. Sixth St., Los Angeles 90057

Frances H. G. Hollywood Regional Library
1623 N. Ivar Ave., Hollywood 90028

John C. Fremont Library
6121 Melrose Ave., Los Angeles 90038

Memorial Library
4625 W. Olympic Blvd., Los Angeles 90019

Metro Transportation Library
One Gateway Plaza, Los Angeles, 90012

Pio Pico Koreatown Library
694 S. Oxford Ave., Los Angeles 90005

Robertson Branch Library
1719 S. Robertson Blvd, Los Angeles 90035

Santa Monica Main Library
601 Santa Monica Blvd, Santa Monica 90401

West Hollywood Public Library
715 North San Vicente, West Hollywood 90069

West Los Angeles Regional Library
11360 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles 90025

Westwood Library
1246 Glendon Ave., Los Angeles 90024

Wilshire Library
149 N. St. Andrews Pl., Los Angeles 90004

Public comments on the Draft EIS/EIR will be accepted through October 18, 2010. You may submit your comments by:

> Email to: westsideextension@metro.net
> US Mail to: David Mieger, Project Manager, One Gateway Plaza, 99-22-2 Los Angeles, CA, 90012
> Visiting our website metro.net/westside and clicking on “contact us”
> Attending one of the public hearings listed above and verbally providing your comments which will be captured by a court reporter.

ADA Requirements: Special accommodations are available to the public for MTA-sponsored meetings. All requests for reasonable accommodations must be made at least three working days (72 hours) in advance of the scheduled meeting date. Please telephone the project information line at 213.922.6934. Our TDD line is 800.252-9040.

For more information about the Metro Westside Subway Extension, go to:
metro.net/westside

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As always, many thanks for following us through this subway planning effort.