Downtown Inglewood station Article

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Downtown Inglewood
Crenshaw/LAX Line 
Coordinates 33°58′01″N 118°21′05″W / 33.966996°N 118.351389°W / 33.966996; -118.351389
DOWNTOWN INGLEWOOD STATION Latitude and Longitude:

33°58′01″N 118°21′05″W / 33.966996°N 118.351389°W / 33.966996; -118.351389
Owned byMetro
Platforms1 center platform
Tracks2
Construction
ParkingYes
Bicycle facilitiesTBD
Disabled accessYes
Other information
StatusUnder construction
History
Opening2019
Services
Preceding station   LAMetroLogo.svg Metro Rail   Following station
  Future service  
toward  Expo/Crenshaw
Crenshaw/LAX Line
toward  Redondo Beach

Downtown Inglewood is an under-construction at-grade light rail station in the Los Angeles County Metro Rail system.

Location

It is located near the intersection of Florence Ave and La Brea Avenue in Downtown Inglewood. The station will be served by the Crenshaw/LAX Line. It is slated to open in 2019. [1]

Landmarks

The station lies more than one mile away north west of The Forum, Inglewood City Hall, Inglewood Court House, Market Street and the Los Angeles Stadium at Hollywood Park under construction for the NFL's Los Angeles Rams and Los Angeles Chargers. [1] [2]

Summer Olympics

During the 2028 Summer Olympics, the station will serve spectators traveling to and from Olympic venues located in Inglewood. [3]

References

  1. ^ a b Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (January 2, 2015). "Crenshaw/LAX Transit Project". Metro.
  2. ^ Austin, Paige (January 28, 2016). "South Bay to Inglewood NFL Stadium Rail Line in the Works". Redondo Beach Patch. Retrieved 1 February 2016.
  3. ^ http://la24-prod.s3.amazonaws.com/assets/pdf/LA2024-canditature-part2_english.pdf