Fairview Heights station (Los Angeles Metro)

Fairview Heights station is an at-grade light rail station on the K Line of the Los Angeles Metro Rail system. It is located alongside Redondo Boulevard and near the intersection of Florence Avenue and West Boulevard in the Hyde Park neighborhood of Los Angeles.

Fairview Heights
K Line 
Fairview Heights station.jpg
Fairview Heights station platform under construction
General information
Location1130 East Redondo Boulevard
Los Angeles, California
Coordinates33°58′31″N 118°20′10″W / 33.975347°N 118.335989°W / 33.975347; -118.335989Coordinates: 33°58′31″N 118°20′10″W / 33.975347°N 118.335989°W / 33.975347; -118.335989
Owned byLos Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority
Platforms1 island platform
Tracks2
ConnectionsLos Angeles Metro Bus
Big Blue Bus
Construction
Structure typeAt-grade
ParkingYes
Bicycle facilitiesRacks and lockers
Disabled accessYes
Other information
StatusIn testing
History
OpeningFall 2022
Future services
Preceding station LAMetroLogo.svg Metro Rail Following station
Hyde Park K Line Downtown Inglewood
Location

Construction on the station is complete and the line is currently undergoing testing before an expected opening in Fall 2022.

The station incorporates artwork by the artist Kim Schoenstadt.[1]

The Fairview Heights station will be the western trailhead of the Rail-to-Rail Route bike path.[2]

ServiceEdit

Station layoutEdit

Northbound   K Line toward Expo/Crenshaw (Hyde Park)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Southbound   K Line toward Westchester/Veterans (Downtown Inglewood)

ConnectionsEdit

When the station opens, the following connections are expected to be available:[3]

Notable places nearbyEdit

 
Directional sign at Hillcrest and Florence opposite K Line tracks.

The station is within walking distance of the following notable places:

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Broverman, Neal (January 22, 2018). "An Early Look at All the Artwork Coming to the Metro Crenshaw Line Los Angeles Magazine". Los Angeles Magazine. Retrieved April 21, 2019.
  2. ^ Linton, Joe (January 29, 2022). "Metro Approves Rail-to-Rail Walk/Bike Facility, Groundbreaking Expected Next Month". Streetsblog Los Angeles. Retrieved August 1, 2022.
  3. ^ "K Line – FAQs". Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority. Retrieved July 12, 2022.

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