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Thursday, June 8, 2017

Altadena Summer Beach Bus Service Begins June 13

Supervisor Kathryn Barger announced that the Altadena Summer Beach Bus service to Santa Monica Beach will start on Wednesday, June 13.

“The Beach Bus service runs through Labor Day, providing our residents an opportunity to travel to the beach without having to drive through traffic, find a parking space or feed a parking meter,” Supervisor Barger said.

Passengers can board the Summer Beach Bus every Tuesday, Friday and Saturday from June 13 through Labor Day, Monday, September 4, 2015. The stop locations are at the Metro bus stop at the intersection of Lincoln Avenue and Ventura Street; Loma Alta Park; Mariposa Street in front of the Altadena Senior Center, and the Metro bus stop at the intersection of Allen Avenue and Oakwood Street.

Reservations are available and strongly recommended to ensure seating availability. To reserve a trip, please visit The fare is $3 per round-trip for children and adults. For senior citizens (age 60 and older) and people with disabilities, the fare is $1.50 per round-trip. A fare-paying parent or guardian must accompany children under 12 years of age.

For more information about this service, you may call toll-free at (888) 769-1122 or visit





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