Friday Aug 22
LA Metro Releases Draft EIS on Proposed Eastside Rail Extension
A public comment period is open until 5 p.m. Oct.21. studied the Eastside Transit Corridor Phase 2, an extension of the existing Gold Line connecting Pasadena and East Los Angeles through Union Station to communities where commuting to work is expected to grow by 32 percent by 2035 and peak period travel times to increase 25 percent in the morning ... (more)
Back in the Fast Lane: How to Speed Public Transit Planning & Construction in California
On December 1, 1925, a 4,325 foot-long subway tunnel opened in downtown Los Angeles, from Pershing Square to 1st and Beverly, northwest of downtown at Glendale.
L.A. Metro Asks for Public's Help in Recommending Potential Locations ...
In efforts to jumpstart the shared use of bicycles for short distance trips, the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority on Aug. 18 announced it is seeking public suggestions on potential bike share locations in Downtown Los Angeles, Santa Monica, Long Beach and Pasadena as part of a new pilot program.
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Counting Down to Crunch Time Near LAX
One week before the planned 57-hour bridge demolition and major street closure of one of the busiest entrances to the LAX, the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority will showcase for news media the capabilities of its new high-tech Mobile Command Center.