New Red Line is First to Extend into San Fernando Valley

The North Hollywood station opened on Wednesday for a media preview event and demonstration.

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June 8, 2000, 6:28 PM PDT

By Chris Steins @urbaninsight


Opening officially on the weekend of June 24-25, Thursday's preview opening of the North Hollywood Metro Red Line station promotes the NoHo International Theatre & Arts Festival planned for the same weekend. Although some are doubtful of its demand, many Valley residents are looking forward to the shorter commute-time to downtown Los Angeles. Proponents expect the new station to revitalize the economy in the North Hollywood area.

Thanks to Chris Steins

Thursday, June 8, 2000 in Los Angeles Daily News

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