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Federal grant will fund improvements to Willowbrook Metro station
Federal grant will fund improvements to Willowbrook Metro station

On Saturday, federal transportation officials will announce more than $10 million to refurbish one of the Los Angeles County transit system's busiest light-rail stations. The $10.25-million grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation will partially fund several changes to the Willowbrook-Rosa Parks station in South Los Angeles. The work, which may cost about $53 million, is expected to include better lighting, a longer train platform and improvements to the on-site Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department station. Willowbrook-Rosa Parks is the fourth-busiest station on Metro's 80-station rail system. It is the sole transfer point between the Blue Line, which...

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