The following is a selection of news and editorial pieces that chronicle both project milestones and regional developments that impact our progress.

2016

Sep 13, 2016 - VIDEO: Connections: Foothill Gold Line from Glendora to Montclair - Where Will It Take You?

Aug 01, 2016 - Available for download: Mobility 2016

Jun 09, 2016 - VIDEO: Foothill Gold Line - Glendora to Montclair Station Art Concepts

Jun 06, 2016 - Arcadia Transit Shuttle Service Adds More Connections To & From Gold Line Station - Begins June 16

May 06, 2016 - Foothill Gold Line Wins CMAA SoCal Chapter Project Achievement Award for Pasadena to Azusa Segment

Mar 18, 2016 - E-Book: Art of the Journey: the Foothill Gold Line

Mar 18, 2016 - E-Book: Railroads of Change: The San Gabriel Valley Journey

Mar 04, 2016 - Station Art Audio Tour

Feb 29, 2016 - Train Schedule for Six New Gold Line Stations Released

Jan 29, 2016 - VIDEO: What Businesses Think of the Gold Line

Jan 26, 2016 - VIDEO: Living with the Train



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2015

December

October

September

Sep 21, 2015 - MEDIA INVITED TO SUBSTANTIAL COMPLETION CEREMONY FOR FOOTHILL GOLD LINE FROM PASADENA TO AZUSA - The nearly $1 billion, six-station Foothill Gold Line light rail project from Pasadena to Azusa is on time and on budget to reach substantial completion of its $515 million alignment design-build contract (the third and final contract) on Wednesday, September 23, 2015.

Sep 18, 2015 - VIDEO: Azusa Downtown Gold Line Station Art – Fabrication and Installation

Sep 18, 2015 - VIDEO: APU/Citrus College Gold Line Station Art – Fabrication and Installation

Sep 15, 2015 - FOOTHILL GOLD LINE DEDICATES BOTH AZUSA STATIONS IN CEREMONY THIS SATURDAY - The Foothill Gold Line Construction Authority will be dedicating both the Azusa Downtown Station and APU/Citrus College Station in a ceremony this Saturday, September 19, 2015 at 9:30 a.m.

Sep 11, 2015 - VIDEO: Monrovia Gold Line Station Art – Fabrication and Installation

Sep 08, 2015 - FOOTHILL GOLD LINE DEDICATES MONROVIA STATION THIS SATURDAY

August

June

Jun 26, 2015 - Dates Announced for Foothill Gold Line Station Dedications - The Foothill Gold Line Construction Authority has announced the dates for the upcoming station dedication ceremonies, taking place in August and September 2015. The station dedications will mark completion of construction for the six stations being built as part of the 11.5-mile light rail project from Pasadena to Azusa.

Nightly train testing in Irwindale, Azusa & Glendora begins June 29 thru early August

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May

May 28, 2013 - Monrovia Gold Line station artwork to honor town’s architectural history with Craftsman tiles - PSN

http://bit.ly/16KMRAa" title="Construction of the Colorado Blvd reopened to traffic on Sunday, May 19, 2013. Click for details" target="_blank">May 20, 2013 - Construction of the Colorado Blvd reopened to traffic on Sunday, May 19, 2013. Click for details

May 20, 2013 - New UCLA study finds Gold Line and Orange Line produce less smog and fewer greenhouse gases in both - near- and far-term - The Source

http://www.dailybulletin.com/ci_23286673/sanbag-reaffirms-support-extending-gold-line-montclair" title="SanBag reaffirms support for extending Gold Line to Montclair – IE Daily Bulletin" target="_blank">May 20, 2013 - SanBag reaffirms support for extending Gold Line to Montclair – IE Daily Bulletin

May 10, 2013 - Metro must keep faith on the Gold Line: Opinion - SGV Tribune

April

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2012

December

Dec 26, 2012 - When freeways meet fine art - KCRW’s Which Way, LA?

http://www.foothillextension.org/news/videos/" title="Click here to view the latest videos on the Gold Line Foothill Extension Project" target="_blank"> Click here to view the latest videos on the Gold Line Foothill Extension Project

Dec 18, 2012 - Gold Line Bridge Captures Local Heritage, History - Pasadena Star-News

Click here to see an illustrated project brochure of the Gold Line Bridge

http://www.scpr.org/news/2012/12/12/35226/gold-line-bridge-arcadia-massive-piece-art/" title="Gold Line Bridge in Arcadia is a massive piece of art" target="_blank">Dec 12, 2012 - Gold Line Bridge in Arcadia is a massive piece of art

September

August

Aug 27, 2012 - Construction Advisory: Full closures of the EB and WB lanes of the I-210 Freeway - Aug. 28-30, 2012 - , and related closures of the eastbound and westbound on-ramps. From Tuesday, August 28th-Thursday August 30th, 2012.

June

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April

Apr 28, 2012 - State senators, Gold Line officials lobby for funds to fill foothill extension funding gap-Star-News

http://www.sgvtribune.com/news/ci_20437229/local-leaders-warm-villaraigosas-transit-tax-extension-idea" title="Local leaders warm to Villaraigosa’s transit tax extension idea - if area projects benefit - SGVTrib" target="_blank">Apr 20, 2012 - Local leaders warm to Villaraigosa’s transit tax extension idea - if area projects benefit - SGVTrib - "Keith Hanks, a member of the Gold Line Construction Authority and an Azusa City Council member, said in order for voters in the San Gabriel Valley to approve the extension, Villaraigosa, as chairman of the Metro board, would have to include San Gabriel Valley projects."

Apr 16, 2012 - SPECIAL REPORT- REAL ESTATE QUARTERLY: Gold Line Mine? - Los Angeles Business Journal - Cities and developers are pulling out all stops to locate projects near stations along Metro’s Gold Line extension.

March

Mar 28, 2012 - Construction Authority Releases “Small Business Opportunities” Video - Video provides small businesses with detailed information on the steps to take to become a subcontractor to FTC on the Foothill Extension from Pasadena to Azusa Project

http://www.foothillextension.org/contact_us/contracting-opportunities/" title="Click here for the presentation and attendee sign-in sheets from the pre-submittal conf. on 3/22/12" target="_blank"> Click here for the presentation and attendee sign-in sheets from the pre-submittal conf. on 3/22/12

http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/lanow/2012/03/transit-ridership-up.html" title="Transit ridership up sharply as gas prices climb" target="_blank">Mar 16, 2012 - Transit ridership up sharply as gas prices climb - The Metro Gold Line from downtown to Pasadena saw the biggest spike: up nearly 22% over boardings from a year earlier.

http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/nation/la-na-transportation-bill-20120315,0,3064171.story" title="Senate OKs transportation bill with help for L.A. area - Los Angeles Times" target="_blank">Mar 15, 2012 - Senate OKs transportation bill with help for L.A. area - Los Angeles Times - The $109 billion would expand a federal loan program crucial to Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa’s efforts to speed expansion of Los Angeles’ bus and rail system.

http://www.foothillextension.org/construction_phases/construction-updates/" title="Pasadena to Azusa Alignment Project: Monrovia Construction Notice for March 22-April 5, 2012" target="_blank"> Pasadena to Azusa Alignment Project: Monrovia Construction Notice for March 22-April 5, 2012

February

http://www.foothillextension.org/images/uploads/files/Flyer_1_Draft_RG4.pdf" title="Construction Authority and FTC to Hold “Meet the Primes” Event on March, 9. Click here for details." target="_blank"> Construction Authority and FTC to Hold “Meet the Primes” Event on March, 9. Click here for details.

Feb 23, 2012 - Gold Line and Monrovia Reach Landmark $40.6 Million Deal - Monrovia Patch - The city and Gold Line Construction Authority signed an agreement that will expedite the Gold Line Foothill Extension.

Feb 07, 2012 - California lawmakers to consider Gold Line extension - LA Times

January

http://www.pasadenastarnews.com/ci_19856678?source=rss_viewed" title="Duarte to get grant to plan ‘transit village’ near future Gold Line station —-  Pasadena Star News" target="_blank">Jan 31, 2012 - Duarte to get grant to plan ‘transit village’ near future Gold Line station —-  Pasadena Star News

http://www.foothillextension.org/construction_phases/pasadena_to_azusa/supplemental-environmental-impact-report/" title="The Final Supplemental Environmental Impact Report No. 2 published. Click here for details." target="_blank">Jan 20, 2012 - The Final Supplemental Environmental Impact Report No. 2 published. Click here for details.

http://www.foothillextension.org/news/videos/" title="NEW VIDEO: Construction Update: January - March 2012" target="_blank"> NEW VIDEO: Construction Update: January - March 2012

2011

December

November

http://www.sgvtribune.com/news/ci_19393283" title="Planning for future Gold Line station, La Verne limits new developments in area - SGV Tribune" target="_blank">Nov 23, 2011 - Planning for future Gold Line station, La Verne limits new developments in area - SGV Tribune

http://www.foothillextension.org/cities-stations/arcadia/#map" title="Click here to view the new Interactive Maps" target="_blank"> Click here to view the new Interactive Maps

Nov 18, 2011 - Memo: 20-Month Review of Staff-Incurred Expenses

October

http://www.pasadenastarnews.com/ci_19210223" title="Funding shift keeps Gold Line extension project on track - Pasadena Star-News" target="_blank">Oct 28, 2011 - Funding shift keeps Gold Line extension project on track - Pasadena Star-News

Oct 27, 2011 - UPDATE: Metro Amendment Allows Gold Line to Progress - Sierra Madre Patch

http://www.foothillextension.org/news/videos/" title="Click here to check out our Video Page and View our latest video: Designing Safe Crossings." target="_blank"> Click here to check out our Video Page and View our latest video: Designing Safe Crossings.

September

Sep 23, 2011 - Gold Line Among Safest Light Rail Lines in County

http://www.pasadenastarnews.com/news/ci_18896963" title="Foundation work begins on I-210 Gold Line Bridge - Pasadena Star News / SGV Tribune" target="_blank">Sep 15, 2011 - Foundation work begins on I-210 Gold Line Bridge - Pasadena Star News / SGV Tribune

http://www.pasadenastarnews.com/letters/ci_18855546" title="Letters to the editor: The Gold Line —-  SGV Tribune / Pasadena Star News" target="_blank">Sep 09, 2011 - Letters to the editor: The Gold Line —-  SGV Tribune / Pasadena Star News

http://www.pasadenastarnews.com/editorial/ci_18853461" title="Our View: Gold Line moving against legal dodges —-  Pasadena Star News / SGV Tribune" target="_blank">Sep 09, 2011 - Our View: Gold Line moving against legal dodges —-  Pasadena Star News / SGV Tribune

http://www.pasadenastarnews.com/ci_18858076" title="Monrovia mayor resigns as alternate from Gold Line board —-  Pasadena Star News" target="_blank">Sep 09, 2011 - Monrovia mayor resigns as alternate from Gold Line board —-  Pasadena Star News

August

http://www.iwillride.org/?p=1291" title="Gold Line Ridership Hits Record High" target="_blank">Aug 16, 2011 - Gold Line Ridership Hits Record High - The Metro Gold Line has once again posted record ridership figures. In July 2011, average weekday ridership surpassed 40,000 boardings for the first time since the line began operating in 2003.

July

http://www.latimes.com/health/boostershots/la-heb-air-pollution-metro-freeway-20110729,0,740462.story" title="Study ranks Gold Line cleanest among Metro Lines in LA commuter air quality" target="_blank">Jul 29, 2011 - Study ranks Gold Line cleanest among Metro Lines in LA commuter air quality

http://www.foothillextension.org/contact_us/contracting-opportunities/" title="For information regarding contracting and subcontracting opportunities please click here" target="_blank"> For information regarding contracting and subcontracting opportunities please click here

Jul 26, 2011 - Our View: Some welcome Gold Line news for the Valley