THE COUNTDOWN HAS BEGUN

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Until Pasadena to Azusa is Complete

 

Press Releases

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.

May 23, 2015 - Construction Authority Holds Dedication for $265 Million State-Of-The-Art Operations Campus
Construction Authority held the dedication and community open house for the light rail facility after completing construction months ahead of schedule and on budget.

May 05, 2015 - Foothill Gold Line Construction Authority Dedicates Light Rail Operations Campus Ahead of Schedule
Dedication of $265 million state-of-the-art operations and maintenance campus marks crucial milestone in completion of Foothill Gold Line light rail extension from Pasadena to Azusa; public provided unique opportunity to tour campus.

Apr 27, 2015 - FOOTHILL GOLD LINE AZUSA TO MONTCLAIR OPEN HOUSES SEE LARGE TURNOUTS; CONTINUE THIS WEEK
Over the last two weeks, the Foothill Gold Line Construction Authority hosted the first three of six community open houses about the Azusa to Montclair light rail extension. More than 200 community members attended the open house events - which took place in La Verne, Montclair and Glendora. Attendees were provided information about the Foothill Gold Line segments, the status of the current effort to advance engineering for the Azusa to Montclair segment for a ground breaking as early as 2017, and to meet the city-selected station artists.

Apr 09, 2015 - Construction Authority Unveils Gold Standard for Sustainability at Gold Line Operations Campus
Facility features a 714-panel solar array, smart technology to reduce fresh water consumption, a comprehensive stormwater management and infiltration system, and more

Apr 06, 2015 - MEDIA INVITED TO UNVEILING OF WATER CONSERVATION/SUSTAINABILITY FEATURES AT OPERATIONS CAMPUS
The $265 million, 24-acre Gold Line Operations Campus, built as part of the Foothill Gold Line light rail project to house and service up to 84 light rail vehicles, is one of the only of its kind to be designed and built to meet LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Gold certification requirements. The campus will reduce water usage by 35% and energy consumption by 32.5%.

Jan 13, 2015 - Foothill Gold Line Launches Redesigned IWillRide.org Blog
The Metro Gold Line Foothill Extension Construction Authority announced the launch of their redesigned blog “iwillride.org,” an online property of the Construction Authority used to provide the Foothill Gold Line news to community stakeholders and to share community comments.

Dec 22, 2014 - Foothill Gold Line Board Unanimous on 2015 Leadership
Glendora City Councilman Doug Tessitor and Claremont City Councilman Sam Pedroza will remain Board Chairman and Vice Chairman as Foothill Gold Line enters last year of construction.

Dec 09, 2014 - TESTING COMMENCES ON FOOTHILL GOLD LINE FROM PASADENA TO AZUSA
The 11.5-mile light rail project, now 10 months from construction completion, begins the important phase of testing.

Nov 07, 2014 - NEW TRANSIT PLAZA DEDICATED AT FUTURE ARCADIA GOLD LINE STATION
Plaza was the result of a partnership with the Federal Transit Administration, City of Arcadia, and Foothill Gold Line

Media Resources


- Announcement - Press Release
- Site Plan
- Infographic
- Newsletter 
- Ceremony Photo 
- Image Gallery


- Image Gallery 
- Announcement - Press Release
- Fact Sheet - Gold Line Operations Campus & Sustainability Features
- Fact Sheet - Stormwater Management System 
- Presentation - Stormwater Management System
- Fact Sheet - Solar Panels
- Site Plan - Gold Line Operations Campus Sustainability Features 
- Bios - Press Conference Speakers and Experts


- Image Gallery
- Announcement - Press Release


- Image Gallery
- Announcement - Press Release


Kit Materials:

Gold Line Bridge Wins Five Industry Awards in 2013 - Press Release
- Image Gallery
- Gold Line Bridge Illustrated Project Brochure
- Announcement - Press Release
- Project Details with Credits List
- Construction Authority CEO, Habib F. Balian - Profile and Interview
- Artist, Andrew Leicester - Profile and Interview
- Skanska Project Executive, Lawrence Damore - Profile and Interview
- AECOM Lead Architect, Rivka Night - Profile and Interview
- Construction Authority Public Art Program Manager, Lesley A. Elwood–Profile

Videos:

- Artist Profile: Andrew Leicester's design sketchbook at "Pages" Exhibition
- Gold Line Bridge Concrete Pour Timelapse


Media Contacts:
Director of Public Affairs
Lisa Levy Buch
626-305-7004
llevybuch@foothillgoldline.org

Media Relations
Albert Ho
626.305.7038
aho@foothillgoldline.org

Current Fact Sheets and Newsletters:

Pasadena to Azusa Alignment Project Construction Update Newsletter: First Quarter, 2014

Gold Line Operations (Monrovia) Campus Factsheet

Gold Line Bridge Newsletter: January, 2013

 



Habib F. Balian, C.E.O.
JPG Image and PDF Bio

 

Construction Authority Logo
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Corridor Map
Available Format JPG | PDF