The Metro Board of Directors will consider the report’s recommendations at itsApril 26, 2012 board meeting. Construction could begin in 2013.Based on the adopted funding schedule, the project will be built in three phasesand be completed to the Westwood VA Hospital in 2036. Metro continues to seekcreative ﬁnancing solutions that could potentially allow the subway to be built inone phase and completed in as little as ten years.Once built, riders will be able to travel from Pershing Square in downtown LosAngeles to the Westwood/UCLA station in 25 minutes. More than 78,000 dailytrips are projected on the new line.The report is now available at metro.net/westside or by visiting one of sixteenlibaries throughout the project area. A list of these libraries is also available onmetro.net/westside.Metro sta
and consultants will be available at the open houses to clarify,provide further information, and answer questions on information contained in theFinal EIS/EIR. Attendees will be able to view the exhibits at their own pace.The schedule for community open houses is as follows:
Monday, March 26,
5-7:30 p.m., LACMA West - Terrace Room, 5th Floor,5905 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90036. Served by Metro Lines 20,720, 217 & 780. Validated vehicle parking is available in the Museum's 6thStreet underground garage. Enter from 6th and Ogden.
Wednesday, March 28
, 5-7:30 p.m., Westwood United Methodist Church –Fellowship Hall, 3rd Floor, 10497 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA90024. Served by Metro Line 20. Free parking is available below BelmontVillage, the building east of the Sanctuary. From Wilshire Boulevard, use theBelmont Village driveway and proceed under the overhang to theunderground parking lot. Park on levels P2, P3 or P4 and take the churchelevator in the southwest corner of the parking lot. There will be signs todirect attendees to the meeting room.
Thursday, March 29,
5-7:30 p.m., Temple Emanuel – Maltz Hall, 8844Burton Way, Beverly Hills, CA 90211. Served by Metro Lines 16, 316 and220. Limited vehicle parking is available in the Temple’s undergroundgarage o
Herzl Way. Metered street parking is also available.Content at each open house will be identical. Spanish translation will beprovided at all meetings. Korean translation will be available at LACMA. SpecialADA accommodations can be made available to the public for Metro-sponsoredmeetings. All requests for reasonable accommodations must be made at least