Posted Jul. 25, 2014, 8:33 am
The impending completion of the Metro Rail Expo Line from Culver City to Santa Monica within the next couple of years naturally carries with it a series of subsequent impacts on its surrounding communities. The most apparent change due to occur is the increased appeal of the Expo Line.
Posted Jul. 21, 2014, 9:37 am
The demolition of the Century Boulevard Bridge near Los Angeles International Airport starts this Friday, July 25 at 8 pm and goes through Monday, July 28 at 6 am.
Posted Jul. 20, 2014, 9:27 am
Santa Monica's transit authority Big Blue Bus will host a series of community workshops to share its proposed Expo service plan. The first meeting will be held this Tuesday.
Posted Jul. 14, 2014, 9:17 am
Dear Editor, I am recently back from college and looking at the city with fresh eyes, I was astonished at the new bus benches. In fact, I’m pretty sure I doubled over with laughter when I laid my eyes on my first one. Yep, you guessed it, this is yet another Letter to the Editor about possibly the biggest mistake carbon footprint-conscious Santa Monica has ever made…ever.
Posted Jul. 11, 2014, 8:53 am
Santa Monica’s transportation agency Big Blue Bus’ attempt to be fashionable may have backfired.
Posted Jul. 3, 2014, 8:12 am
Santa Monica's Big Blue Bus encourages the community to celebrate Independence Day with the transit authority, but to remember all buses will be operating on a Sunday schedule.
Posted Jun. 21, 2014, 7:01 am
Big Blue Bus’ planning team invites the community to hear about service proposals for fall service change that would become effective on Aug. 24, 2014.
Posted May. 30, 2014, 3:55 pm
On Sunday, June 1, Route 5 will be on detour due to the SoRo Community Festival from approximately 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Posted May. 24, 2014, 1:02 am
Check out the following changes for Big Blue Bus service on Memorial Day, May 26.
Posted May. 16, 2014, 5:02 pm
Routes 5 and 7 will be temporarily detoured due to the Lag B'Omer Day community event taking place this Sunday, May 18 from 7:00am until approximat...
Posted May. 10, 2014, 9:16 am
May is National Bike Month and May 12-18 is LA Bike Week. Join Santa Monica's Big Blue Bus and all the local bicycle commuters to celebrate Bike to Work Day this Thursday, May 15.
Posted Apr. 26, 2014, 9:11 am
Santa Monica's transit authority Big Blue Bus started construction at a new group of bus stop improvements on Friday, which are now officially closed until further notice.
Posted Apr. 15, 2014, 9:43 am
Santa Monica's Big Blue Bus transit store closed its doors at the end of the business day on Monday, April 14. However, its doors reopened at its new location today, April 15 just a block away on 4th Street and Broadway.
Posted Mar. 27, 2014, 8:42 am
Santa Monica's Big Blue Bus Stop Improvement Project (BSIP) will start construction on Monday, March 31.
Posted Mar. 16, 2014, 7:06 am
Due to the St. Patrick’s Day Celebration in Downtown Los Angeles, Rapid 10 buses heading towards downtown Santa Monica will be on detour Monday, March 17 from the first trip of the day through the end of service.
Posted Feb. 28, 2014, 9:17 am
As part of its consent calendar, the Santa Monica City Council unanimously approved Tuesday the appointment of David Feinberg to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) Westside/Central Service Governance Council.
Posted Feb. 9, 2014, 9:33 am
Santa Monica transit authority Big Blue Bus reminders its bus users that its February Service Change begins today, Feb. 9 and Monday, Feb 10.
Posted Feb. 8, 2014, 6:46 am
Santa Monica’s Big Blue Bus (BBB) recently kicked off the Expo Integration Study, an evaluation of potential connections to Metro Rail Expo Line Phase 2 stations scheduled to open in 2016.
Posted Jan. 4, 2014, 8:32 am
Big Blue Bus will detour its Rapid 10 route today, Jan. 4 in downtown Los Angeles for the New Year's Race -- an annual event featuring a half marathon and 5K.
Posted Dec. 31, 2014, 9:04 am
As part of Big Blue Bus' commitment to keeping its fares low, the retirement of "local" transfers (between one BBB to another BBB) will begin Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014.
Posted Dec. 21, 2013, 9:35 am
Santa Monica's Big Blue Bus is urging bus users to take note of its holiday service schedule.
Posted Dec. 15, 2013, 9:38 am
As part of Big Blue Bus’ commitment to keeping its fares low, the Santa Monica-based transit authority will retire “local” transfers (between one BBB to another BBB) starting Jan. 1, 2014.
Posted Nov. 24, 2013, 7:21 am
Santa Monica's Big Blue Bus is advising its bus users to allow extra time for trips over Thanksgiving this week, especially on Wednesday as there will be extra holiday traffic on the roads.
Posted Sep. 28, 2013, 9:14 am
The Herbalife Los Angeles Triathlon will take place this Sunday, Sept. 29 from 5am to approximately 2 pm (or when streets re-open).
Posted Sep. 28, 2013, 9:12 am
The Kickin’ Cancer! 5k Walk/Run is taking place this Sunday, September 29 from 7am until approximately 12pm. The following detours will be in effect during this period.