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Foothill Gold Line Glendora-to-Montclair Extension Ready, Waiting for Voters

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Last March beneath the omnipresent San Gabriel Mountains, the Foothill Gold Line’s Pasadena to Azusa extension opened up to residents and commuters alike. Financed by Measure R sales tax returns, the Pasadena to Azusa extension opened to higher-than-expected ridership numbers, indicating the growing region’s desire for increased light rail connectivity and a commuting alternative to jam-packed traffic on […]

The Eastside Gold Line Rail as a Learning Tool for at-Risk Youth

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The full model that will be on displat at Washington Adams Gallery on 12/17.  Photo: James Rojas The opening up of the Eastside Gold Line Light Rail afforded twenty-four students from Mujeres y Hombres Nobles Continuation High School in East Los Angeles and I the opportunity to explore urban planning and transportation options together. As […]
This week, Metro approved the next steps for extending the Eastside Gold Line

Metro Eastside Gold Line Alignments Finalized Before Environmental Studies

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Yesterday, Metro’s Planning and Programming Committee approved final project definitions for a future Eastside Gold Line extension. If approved by the full board next week, the project moves forward into procuring a consultant to do environmental clearance studies. The Eastside Gold Line extensions are funded in the Measure M expenditure plan with two phases: $534 million […]