Saturday, October 25, 2014

Metro Purple Line Extension Construction Notice

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Metro Purple Line Extension Project UpdateWEST SEGMENT

Utility Relocation Work, Wilshire and Fairfax


Fiber relocation work will continue on Wilshire, east of Fairfax from October 26 – October 28, 2014, from 8pm-6am. Metro contractors are working to make room for the future Wilshire/Fairfax Station of the Metro Purple Line Extension.

Work consists of excavation and backfill.

This work will be occurring in the street but at least one lane of traffic will be maintained in each direction during construction.


  • 8pm to 6am, Sunday through Tuesday
  • October 26th – October 28th
  • One lane of traffic will remain open in both directions Sunday – Tuesday


  • Work dates are subject to change.
  • There will be no utility service interruptions.
  • Right and left turn restrictions may be implemented during construction.


  • All work has received necessary permits and approvals.
  • Access for pedestrians will be maintained outside of the construction zone.
  • Access for emergency responders will be maintained.
  • Access to homes and businesses will be maintained at all times unless notified in advance.

Metro Purple Line Extension


November Contemporary Film Series – Sundays at 2PM

11/02 – The Fault in Our Stars (2014) PG-13
126 minutes – Teenager Hazel, who has pushed people away since her cancer diagnosis, reluctantly joins a support group, where she bonds with a boy named Gus. Together, they face the challenge of building a relationship under the shadow of terminal illness. (Fox 2000 Films)

11/09 – Date Night (2010) PG-13
113 minutes – Who knew simple dinner reservations under a different name could turn one New Jersey couple's date night so terribly upside-down? Claire (Tina Fey) and Phil (Steve Carell) Foster leave their kids with the sitter (Leighton Meester) and head out for a night on the town — as the Tripplehorns. Shawn Levy (Just Married, Night at the Museum) directs this action-comedy; Mark Wahlberg and James Franco co-star. (Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation)

11/16 – The Italian Job (2003) PG-13 SPECIAL EVENT
110 minutes – Charlie Croker is a clever thief who masterminds a major heist amid the waterways of Venice, Italy — but a betrayal by one of his own spells disaster. Returning to Los Angeles without the stash, Croker reassembles his crew and plots revenge. (Paramount Pictures)

Wayne Powers, a resident of Park La Brea wrote the screen play for The Italian Job and other films & documentaries. It was Paramount’s biggest grossing film for that year. Wayne would be glad to answer any questions you might have after the screening. We thank him for is generous offer to our community!

11/23 – Water for Elephants (2011) PG – 13
121 minutes – In this captivating Depression-era melodrama, impetuous veterinary student Jacob Jankowski joins a celebrated circus as an animal caretaker but faces a wrenching dilemma when he's transfixed by angelic married performer Marlena. (Twenty Century Fox Film Corporation)

11/30 – The Truman Show (1998) PG
103 minutes – Truman Burbank is the star of "The Truman Show," a 24-hour-a-day TV phenomenon that broadcasts every aspect of his life without his knowledge. When Truman discovers that his life is a sham for public consumption, he makes a desperate escape bid. (Paramount Pictures)

New PLB Spin Room!!

This is the first in many improvements of our health club. Come check it out at the Activity Center!