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Firestone (Los Angeles Metro station)

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Firestone (Los Angeles Metro station)

Firestone
 
A view of Firestone Station from street level
Location 8615 Graham Avenue, Firestone Park
Coordinates
Owned by Metro
Line(s)  Blue Line 
Platforms 1 center platform
Tracks 2
Construction
Parking none
Bicycle facilities 6 bike rack spaces
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Status In service
History
Opened July 14, 1990 (1990-07-14)
Services
Preceding station   Metro Rail   Following station
Blue Line

Firestone station is an elevated light rail station on the Los Angeles County Metro Blue Line.[1] The Manchester/I-110 Station of the Metro Silver Line is located around 3 miles west of the station (at the intersection of Manchester Avenue and the I-110 Freeway).

The station has an island platform on the Blue Line right-of-way alongside Graham Avenue near the intersection of Firestone Boulevard in the unincorporated community of Firestone Park. It is next to Colonel Leon H. Washington County Park.

Contents

  • Station layout 1
  • Service 2
    • Metro Rail service 2.1
    • Bus connections 2.2
  • Neighborhood and destinations 3
  • References 4
  • External links 5

Station layout

Southbound  Blue Line toward Downtown Long Beach (103rd Street/Watts Towers)
Northbound  Blue Line toward 7th Street/Metro Center (Florence)

Service

Metro Rail service

Blue Line service hours are approximately from 5:00 AM until 12:45 AM daily.[2]

Bus connections

Neighborhood and destinations

  • Colonel Leon H. Washington County Park
  • South Gate

References

  1. ^ "Blue Line station information" (PDF). 
  2. ^ "Blue Line timetable" (PDF). Retrieved 2010-05-10. 

External links

  • Metro website


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