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A former Red Car conductor rides the new Expo Line

Alan Weeks/Metro Library and Archive
| Long before the Expo Line extension, the city's Red Car system transported Angelenos from L.A. to Santa Monica.

Places to check out along the new Expo Line extension


Do you have your TAP card ready to go? Don't be so quick to rush down to the beach — we have some suggestions for what you should stop and check out at all seven new stops.


Everything you need to know about riding the Expo Line


Metro's new Expo Line will extend rail from downtown to the Santa Monica waterfront and trains will begin running Friday. We've got everything you need to know - from how to buy tickets to interesting places to check out along the route.

Expo Line light rail to Santa Monica could be one of Metro's best bets


Ridership is key to whether the $1.5 billion rail line extension will be worth the investment.

LA City Council re-re-re-considers adding bike lanes


The Los Angeles City Council has approved, rescinded and re-approved the plan for the future of L.A. streets. Now officials are again considering removal of some bike lanes from the plan.

Video: A time-lapse look at Santa Monica's new Expo Line


Here's a preview of the new segment of the Expo Line from downtown Los Angeles to Santa Monica. Plus, watch a time-lapse video of a pre-launch ridealong.


Parking problems around Azusa's Gold Line stations leading to restrictions


Citations have been issued to those parking around the recently opened Gold Line stations in Azusa, raising the question: what about the Expo Line?

#SeekingShade: Twitter users react to LA's missing bus shelters


A KPCC investigation found LA's plan to install bus shelters has fallen apart, leaving bus riders finding alternative ways of seeking shade. Tell us yours!