The Willowbrook/Rosa Parks Station Improvement Project (Project) is intended to provide important upgrades to this busy, 25 year old Station where the Metro Blue and Green Lines meet. It is located at the intersection of Interstate 105 Freeway (I-105) and South Wilmington Avenue in Willowbrook and is generally bounded by Imperial Highway to the north, South Wilmington Avenue to the west, South Willowbrook Avenue to the east, and extends south to include approximately 1.5 acres of the Kenneth Hahn Plaza Shopping Center. In addition to the two rail lines, the Station is served by six Metro bus lines as well as several municipal bus lines and community shuttles. In 2011, after significant study, the Metro Board adopted the Rosa Parks Station Master Plan and Transit Oriented District. As a result, the goals for this Project are to:
The Project aims to meet the above stated goals through the following proposed measures:
In November 2015, RNL Design was selected to prepare the final design for the Willowbrook/Rosa Parks station improvements. The architecture and engineering firm has successfully completed a number of Metro projects and will be leading the final design efforts for the Willowbrook/Rosa Parks Station Improvement Project.
BASE Architecture, Planning and Engineering are providing several services under RNL Design including: