Sign Up for Construction Notices! Travel time between downtown Los Angeles and Westwood is expected to be about 25 minutes. The project is being built in three sections. Section 2 is currently in pre-construction and will begin construction later this year. Sections 1 and 2 are funded primarily by Measure R — the sales tax Los Angeles County voters approved in — and with a pair of federal grants. Section 3 will then extend the project to two stations in Westwood.
The passage of the Measure M sales tax ballot measure by county voters in will allow this section to be accelerated.
Pre-construction activities on this section will begin in Spring Metro is currently working to secure the federal funds for Section 3. We are closer than ever to making this project a reality connecting key parts of the Westside to the region's growing rail network and improving mobility for everyone who lives, works and plays in Los Angeles County. The project will extend the current Purple Line from Koreatown through Miracle Mile and is expected to begin operations in Having two entrances will reduce the number of pedestrians crossing at street level, while still facilitating bus connections.
Purple Line Extension, Section 1 Community Meetings Metro holds regular meetings to update stakeholders on the project, view the community meeting presentations. The project received full Federal funding from the U. Department of Transportation in January and is now under construction. Located in the heart of Beverly Hills, the station will not only service those who live and work in the area, but also visitors seeking to shop and dine in the Golden Triangle Area.
Section 3 received the approval to move forward by Metro's board in Currently, in pre-construction, the project is anticipated to begin construction in and be open for operations in The main station entrance will be located to the west of Gayley Av, which will be equipped with stairs, escalators, elevators and bicycle parking.
Other entrance s are also under consideration and development. A pedestrian bridge to the south of Wilshire Bl and vertical circulation equipment to the north will enhance patron access to the station entrance from existing bus stops at the elevated Wilshire Bl overpass.
The main station entrance will be equipped with stairs, escalators, elevators and bicycle parking. Purple Line Extension, Section 3 Community Meetings Metro holds regular meetings to update stakeholders on the project, view the community meeting presentations.