Press Releases

Mar 26, 2014 - Construction Authority Welcomes Newest Board Member and Thanks their Longest-Serving Member
Caltrans District 7 Director Carrie Bowen joins the agency’s board at tonight’s meeting, as the board also recognizes the achievements of outgoing member Lara Larramendi.

Feb 24, 2014 - Regional Connector Funding Benefits Foothill Gold Line
The following statement was issued today by Habib F. Balian, CEO at the Metro Gold Line Foothill Extension Construction Authority.

Feb 12, 2014 - FOOTHILL EXTENSION LIGHT RAIL PROJECT FROM PASADENA TO AZUSA SURPASSES 50% COMPLETION
Award-Winning Measure R Light Rail Project Remains On-Schedule and On-Budget.

Jan 10, 2014 - CONSTRUCTION AUTHORITY ISSUES REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS FOR AZUSA TO MONTCLAIR PROJECT
RFP C1160: Azusa to Montclair Engineering and NEPA Support Services will advance design for the 12.3-mile light rail project and ready it for construction

Dec 09, 2013 - Gold Line Bridge Wins Five Industry Awards in 2013
This year, the Metro Gold Line Foothill Extension Construction Authority was honored with five distinguished industry awards for the landmark Gold Line Bridge – a 584-linear foot structure that now serves as a Gateway to the San Gabriel Valley.

Nov 20, 2013 - PRE-PROPOSAL CONFERENCE HIGHLIGHTS OPPORTUNITIES FOR FIRMS TO HELP READY NEXT GOLD LINE PHASE
More than 80 Representatives of Local Consulting Firms Attended Today’s Conference to Learn How They Can Get Involved in Advancing Design for the 12.3-mile Light Rail Extension

Oct 28, 2013 - Construction Authority Hosting Pre-Bid Conf. for Azusa-Montclair Engineering and NEPA Support Srvcs
A non-mandatory pre-proposal conference is scheduled for Wednesday, November 20, 2013 at 9:00 a.m. Click for details.

Oct 23, 2013 - AUTHORITY KICKS-OFF ENGINEERING PHASE OF METRO GOLD LINE LIGHT RAIL LINE FROM AZUSA TO MONTCLAIR
Local, State and Federal Officials Attend Meeting to Learn What to Expect Over Next Two Years of Design/Engineering

Jul 26, 2013 - COUNTY CELEBRATES METRO GOLD LINE’S 10TH ANNIVERSARY
More than 100 elected officials, project stakeholders and members of the community gathered to celebrate

Jul 01, 2013 - IN CASE YOU MISSED IT - Metro Approves Outdated and Inaccurate Measure R Expenditure Plan Amendment
Ignoring Requests of Federal and State Representatives and San Gabriel Valley Organizations

Media Resources


- Image Gallery
- Announcement - Press Release


Kit Materials:

Gold Line Bridge Wins Five Industry Awards in 2013 - Press Release
- Image Gallery
- Gold Line Bridge Illustrated Project Brochure
- Announcement - Press Release
- Project Details with Credits List
- Construction Authority CEO, Habib F. Balian - Profile and Interview
- Artist, Andrew Leicester - Profile and Interview
- Skanska Project Executive, Lawrence Damore - Profile and Interview
- AECOM Lead Architect, Rivka Night - Profile and Interview
- Construction Authority Public Art Program Manager, Lesley A. Elwood–Profile

Videos:

- Artist Profile: Andrew Leicester's design sketchbook at "Pages" Exhibition
- Manufacturing of the Gold Line Bridge baskets, produced by the Pasadena Star-News


Media Contacts:
Director of Public Affairs
Lisa Levy Buch
626-305-7004
llevybuch@foothillextension.org

Media Relations
Albert Ho
626.305.7038
aho@foothillextension.org

Current Fact Sheets and Newsletters:

Pasadena to Azusa Alignment Project Construction Update Newsletter: First Quarter, 2013

Gold Line Operations (Monrovia) Campus Factsheet

Gold Line Bridge Newsletter: January, 2013

 



Habib Balian

Habib F. Balian, C.E.O.
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