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PublicTransitLA: Westwood FlyAway, Wilshire Express & More

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Get Ye Back to the Red Line: From trolley to hearse, take the last ride on the infamous Holly Trolley before it shuts down at 2:30 a.m. tonight.

Fly me to the...: Van Nuys, Union Station and now Westwood are easy ways to get to LAX. But don't expect to be able to park in Westwood while you pose on the Spanish Steps since there is "no overnight parking is permitted Monday – Thursday."

Expo Line's Solid Vice-Chair: Councilmember Herb J. Wesson, Jr. (CD 10) was elected Vice-Chair of the Exposition Metro Line Construction Authority last week. The line, slated to open in 2010, will have four stations in his district: Crenshaw Boulevard, La Brea Avenue, La Cienega Boulevard, and National/Washington Boulevards.

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Big Metro Changes: Starting a week from tomorrow, Metro will do its bi-annual shake up of changes, additions and deletions to service. Notably, there will be the new Metro Rapid Express Lines 920 (Wlishire Blvd. Rapid Express) which will serve between the Wilshire/Vermont Red Line Station and downtown Santa Monica during peak hours Monday through Friday. It only has six stops: Vermont, Western, Fairfax, Beverly, Westwood and Fourth Street.

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