Greetings from the Metro Crenshaw/LAX Transit Project Business Solution Center Team!
It has been our pleasure to support your business during the construction of the future Crenshaw/LAX Transit Line. Metro is nearing the completion of the construction and planning for the start of operations for the Line. We want to take a moment to remind you that the BSC is still here to provide you with support for your business during these final stages. Our goal is to help your business to thrive and be prepared for when the Line opens.
There are several ways to request assistance from the BSC:
|1. Complete and submit the Client Intake Form||3. Drop us an email [email protected]|
|2. Give us a call (310) 981-7908||4. Drop by our office to chat: Wednesdays, 11:00am – 3:00pm|
We look forward to hearing from you soon. We are here to help.
Rent Relief for Small Businesses
The COVID-19 Small Business Rent Relief program provides grants to small businesses in the unincorporated areas of the County. This grant program will provide funds that can be used by small businesses to pay for past due rent from March 4, 2020 to the present. The minimum grant amount is $5,000 and the maximum is $40,000. The application portal will open at 8 am this Wednesday, November 17 and will close at 5 pm one week later, on November 24.
Alert! Change in Traffic Pattern
As part of the Crenshaw/LAX Transit Project, Metro has installed cameras at the at-grade train crossings along Crenshaw Bl between 59th and 48th St. and activated the Photo Enforcement Program on Friday, October 1, 2021. The enforcement program is aimed at mitigating potential train versus vehicle collisions and improving vehicular and pedestrian safety along Crenshaw Bl during train testing and when the new Metro rail line begins operations.
Motorists who violate the left-hand turn traffic signal between October 1, 2021, and January 2, 2022 (warning period), will receive a warning letter from the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department notifying them that their vehicle was captured violating the red-light at a rail crossing. For more information go to: https://www.metro.net/calendar/clax_photo_enforcement
4401 Crenshaw Blvd Los Angeles CA 90043 - 2nd floor Suite 201
Metro’s Pilot Business Solution Center (BSC) provides hands-on business assistance and support services to small businesses along the Crenshaw/LAX corridor during the the term of construction of the Crenshaw/LAX Transit Project. Small businesses along the corridor have access to the BSC for business and technical assistance including business development services and referrals to partnering business resource providers.
Metro’s goal is to help small businesses continue to thrive throughout construction and post construction. The BSC is a demonstration of Metro’s commitment to be a trusted community builder, partner and stakeholder. (Read more)