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Officials to tout 2.25-mile LAX Automated People Mover at groundbreaking

LOS ANGELES — A groundbreaking ceremony will be held Thursday for the 2.25-mile Automated People Mover at Los Angeles International Airport, which aims to cut down on auto traffic traveling in and out of the facility, officials said. The project has a targeted opening date of 2023. The groundbreaking ceremony will include Mayor Eric Garcetti, members of the City Council, officials from Los Angeles World Airports and other leaders. The Automated People Mover train is seen above the terminal l...
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Metro Green Line closures begin today

LOS ANGELES — Green Line service between the Crenshaw and Redondo Beach stations will be suspended for two weeks, beginning today — Friday, Jan. 4 — to complete and activate the connection with the future Crenshaw/LAX light rail line. The stations that will not have rail service are Hawthorne/Lennox, Aviation/LAX, Mariposa, El Segundo, Douglas and Redondo Beach. Work is expected to be completed by Jan. 20, according to Metro. RELATED STORY: Metro train closures will affect more than 100K daily r...
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Inglewood explores building a people mover from Metro’s Crenshaw line to NFL stadium, The Forum

Inglewood wants to build its own elevated transit system to ferry visitors to The Forum, the adjacent NFL stadium opening in 2020 and a potential Clippers arena, officials announced Monday. The 1.8-mile automatic people mover would start in downtown Inglewood near the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Authority’s Crenshaw/LAX light-rail line. Under the proposal, the railway would run along Market Street to Manchester Boulevard and then south on Prairie Avenue. It would end at the site of the Clipp...
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LAX panel OKs nearly $5 billion design and construction contract for Automated People Mover

Airport commissioners has approved a $4.9 billion contract for the design and construction of the planned Automated People Mover system at Los Angeles International Airport that will carry passengers among terminals and connect with nearby rail lines. The 30-year contract, awarded to a consortium of companies known as LAX Integrated Express Solutions (LINXS), also covers operation and maintenance of the 2.25-mile elevated guideway. The system is expected to be completed by 2022, when testing wil...
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LA Metro lists 28 traffic, train projects it wants done by 2028 Olympics

The Los Angeles Metro board on Thursday unanimously approved a draft list of 28 transportation projects to be completed in time for the Summer Olympic Games of 2028. The so-called “Twenty-eight by ’28” list, championed by L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti, who is also the board chairman of the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority, speeds up eight projects by a collective 57 years while keeping 20 on schedule, he said. Most projects will be paid for by Measure M, a half-cent sales tax ...
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Elon Musk's Boring machine

Yesterday Elon Musk took delivery of his second-hand boring machine for his Boring Company. It's in a parking lot next to the SpaceX headquarters in Hawthorne, California. Musk says he's going to take it apart, figure out how to improve the design of boring machines, and start testing by coring out an underground pedestrian tunnel from his offices across (or rather under) the street to the parking lot. He'll certainly need good boring machines to build his Hyperloop system. From the San Jose Me...
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