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A revised Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) for the Metro Purple Line Extension – Section 2 between the City and Metro was approved by City Council on Tuesday, February 19, 2019.
Weekly Update 3/22/19
Construction activities in progress at Reeves Yard.
Construction of a 20-foot tall soundwall is underway. The soundwall will reduce noise-related impacts to neighbors during construction. Work hours are Monday through Friday, 8 am to 6 pm.* Three sides of the soundwall have been completed. Project information graphics were installed on the completed walls.
Demolition activities underway at Wilshire and N. Canon.
Construction activities for the demolition of the buildings at 9383-9393 and 9395-9399 Wilshire are in progress and are expected to take five weeks. Work hours are Monday-Friday, 8 am to 6 pm. Demolition and hauling activities will take place between 9 am and 4 pm. This work will require intermittent closure of the sidewalk and westbound curb lane on Wilshire.
Wilshire/La Cienega Station
Closures continue on Wilshire Boulevard.
The following closures* are scheduled to take place during the upcoming week:
- North Gale will be closed from 6 am to 6 pm on weekdays and Saturday.
Please use alternative routes and continue to respect construction barriers and detours for your safety.
Current project construction map »
*Due to the dynamic nature of construction, all proposed dates and times are subject to change.
The Purple Line Extension will provide a transportation alternative to the congested Westside, including two stops in Beverly Hills: Wilshire/ La Cienega and Wilshire/ Rodeo.
Sections 1 and 2: La Cienega Station and Rodeo Station Monthly Update Meeting
Wednesdays in 2019: April 3, May 1 (Library Auditorium), June 5, July 10, Aug 7, Sept 4, Oct 2, Nov 6, Dec 4
6:30pm – 8pm
City Hall, Municipal Gallery (455 North Rexford Drive, Beverly Hills, CA 90210)
This is a series of monthly meetings for Beverly Hills stakeholders interested in Metro construction and pre-construction for the Wilshire/La Cienega and Wilshire/Rodeo Stations in Beverly Hills.
Detailed City Council agendas and meeting videos can be found at http://www.beverlyhills.org/living/citycouncilmeetings/
Additional information can be found at https://www.metro.net/projects/notices/events_purpleline/
Transportation and Parking: For public transportation, use the Trip Planner at metro.net or call 323.GO.METRO. Two-hour free parking is available at the Civic Center Garage located at 450 N. Rexford Dr.
Metro Presentations: For the latest Metro Presentations, please click this link below and select "Section 1&2: City of Beverly Hills Presentations"
Documents and Presentations
- MOA Compliance Report
The Independent Compliance Monitor is required to be on-site for all construction activities to monitor permit conditions and MOA requirements, such as noise compliance, hauling and parking. Weekly reports are submitted for Section 1 and 2.
- Contact Log
The attached logs track contact interactions such as phone conversations, emails and letters for Section 1 (Wilshire/La Cienega) and Section 2 (Wilshire/Rodeo). Metro and the City keep separate contact logs.
- Claims Process
As part of the Memorandum of Agreement between the City of Beverly Hills and Metro, Metro is required to maintain an administrative claims process. Residents and businesses may file a claim for damage caused by the contractor during construction of the Purple Line Extension by contacting Metro to complete a field report at email@example.com or via telephone at (213) 922-6934.
You will need to provide the following information: current address, telephone number, date and time of the incident, and a detailed narrative of the incident and any damages incurred. The field report must be completed by a team member of the Metro Purple Line Extension at the email or phone number provided above.
Please contact Perla Berry with the City of Beverly Hills Project Team at (310) 288-2840 for assistance with submitting a claim to Metro.
Metro will provide the City with monthly updates on the claims that were filed by residents and businesses.
Sample Field Report for Reference
- Final Documents
- Memoranda of Agreement (MOAs) for Section 1 and Section 2 (Proposed)
These agreements between Metro and the City of Beverly Hills provide the framework for construction activity. They include things like clear maximum allowable noise levels, construction mitigations, public notification guidelines, and more.
- Environmental Impact Statement/Environmental Impact Reports (EIS/EIR)
Comprehensive documents that include the results of environmental assessments for the Purple Line Extension. The original EIS/EIR was approved in March 2012, and a supplemental EIS was approved in November 2017. The supplemental EIS is more limited in scope and includes additional assessments done in the area around Beverly Hills High School.
Metro Business Interruption Fund (BIF) information and additional resources for your business: https://www.metro.net/projects/business-interruption-fund/
PROJECT DETAILS - Purple Line
The project is scheduled to be built in three sections. The first section of the Purple Line Extension will extend the subway from the Wilshire/ Western station in Los Angeles to Wilshire/La Cienega in Beverly Hills. Section 2 extends from the Wilshire/ La Cienega station to the Wilshire/ Rodeo station and then on to the Century City / Constellation station.