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Little Tokyo/Arts District Metro Gold Line to Open!

Metro has set the date for formal operations of the Gold Line station:
It is with great pride that Metro announces the opening of the Metro Gold Line Eastside Extension on Sunday, November 15, 2009!

As our neighbors in Dowtown, you are cordially invited to participate in the upcoming community celebrations to commemorate this special milestone. Community celebrations will take place at the following stations stops: Little Tokyo/Arts District, Mariachi Plaza, East LA Civic Center and Union Station on Sunday, November 15 from 9am-4pm. Metro will be hosting free rides to the public that day which is expected to drive traffic into your community.
Metro is also inviting community groups and organizations to host a booth at the community event. For more information, contact carlstonee@metro.net or by fax to (213) 922-5654 NO LATER than October 28.