Santa Monica

Councilmember Kevin McKeown


After we tried to shield our residents from a busy, noisy train maintenance yard, by acquiring additional land, the Expo Authority came back with bigger plans!

Also posted:  videos about the general route alignment; my initial reaction to a yard in our Pico neighborhood; whether the studies that selected this inappropriate site were based on flawed criteria; how we must protect nearby residents; and my CEQA challenge.

Exposition Metro Line Construction Authority

Monica Born, PE, Project Director

707 Wilshire Boulevard, 34th Floor

Los Angeles, CA 90017

or via email to

Want to get involved in the planning for the Expo Line into Santa Monica?  Remember, the final decisions will be made not by our City Council but by the Expo Construction Authority.  The Final Environmental Impact Report has now been certified, clearing the way for engineering and design work to commence.  See the latest on the Expo Authority website, and comment by mail to