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Florence (Los Angeles Metro station)

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Florence (Los Angeles Metro station)

Florence
  
A view of Florence Station
Location 7225 Graham Avenue
Coordinates
Owned by Metro
Line(s)  Blue Line 
Platforms 1 center platform
Tracks 2
Construction
Parking 100 spaces
Bicycle facilities none
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Status in service
History
Opened July 14, 1990
Services
Preceding station   Metro Rail   Following station
Blue Line

Florence station is an at grade light rail station on the Los Angeles County Metro Blue Line. [1]

It has an island platform on the Blue Line right-of-way alongside Graham Avenue near the intersection of Florence Avenue in the unincorporated community of Florence. Of all of the Metro Rail stations, this station has the smallest island platform width. The station's width is so small, passengers are forced to walk on the platforms when the station becomes crowded.

Florence is a park and ride station with 100 parking spaces.

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 (Firestone)
Northbound  Blue Line toward 7th Street/Metro Center (Slauson)

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

References

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

External links

  • Metro websiteLos Angeles County


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