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LA Metro to host 3 community meetings about the East San Fernando Valley Transit Corridor Project

Posted October 29, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 88 views]

L.A. METRO TO HOST THREE PROJECT INFORMATION MEETINGS IN NOVEMBER FOR EAST SAN FERNANDO VALLEY TRANSIT CORRIDOR PROJECT
Meetings to be held at locations along the
corridor on November 6, 12 & 13.
The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) will host a series of informational meetings beginning November 6th to update the community on the status of the East San Fernando Valley Transit Corridor Project.
Thanks …

Cars, Hit and Run, Traffic »

Can you help find the driver of a fatal hit and run

Posted October 21, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 227 views]
48-year-old  Ofelia Salazar was killed while pushing a shopping cart across the street.

Police are looking for the suspect involved in a hit-and-run. Ofelia Salazar, a 48-year-old mother of 3, was killed in North Hollywood early Saturday morning.

Authorities said the driver of a white Mercedes-Benz struck Salazar near the intersection of Lankershim Boulevard and Valerio Street at about 2:15 a.m.

LA Culture, Street Scenes, Traffic, Traffic Pet Peeve »

Damn street signs. Can I park here or not!?

Posted October 15, 2014 by | 3 Comments | 1,411 views]
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There just might be a new way to play the Los Angeles game: “Can I park here or not!??”

Parking signs are so notoriously ridiculous they are the laugh of not only the nation, people are laughing  around the globe.   The infamous signs have been fodder for comics for years; Louis CK has got to be my favorite.

I’m a traffic reporter with a passion for the …

Cars, Digital Danger, Traffic »

Is there a secret police file on you because of your license plate?

Posted October 10, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 575 views]
http://www.vosizneias.com/179470/2014/09/19/los-angeles-ca-privacy-groups-take-2nd-hit-on-license-plate-data/

Yes, apparently there could be and you don’t even get to see it. Don’t like. Eric Roy, one of our newsmen here at KCRW reported on this story last week.

Cars, Public Transportation, Road Closures, Road Construction, Traffic »

More Road Closures for Crenshaw/LAX Transit Project

Posted October 9, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 267 views]
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Closures this weekend:
This a reminder about the work this weekend that will involve closures at Rodeo Rd which include the closure of southbound Crenshaw Bl between Exposition Bl and Rodeo Rd.  Rodeo Rd at the intersection of the west side of Crenshaw Bl will be closed, as access to businesses will be maintained.  These closures will begin at 9 pm Friday night, October 10, …

Buses, Public Transportation, Traffic »

Get Out of Traffic Licenses

Posted October 8, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 718 views]
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Metro is issuing Get out of Traffic Licenses and goodie bags for rideshare this week.

 Only 2 days left to get yours! Available at Metro staions at the Civic Center Clean Air/Rideshare Fair this week during California Rideshare Week, Oct. 6 – 10.

During Rideshare Week, anyone who has tried carpooling, vanpooling, taking transit, walking or bicycling to work is eligible. To receive a ‘Get Out of …

Cars, Road Closures, Traffic »

UPDATE for Tonight and Friday a.m. 10/10/14. Obama Traffic Jam.

Posted October 8, 2014 by | 11 Comments | 2,442 views]
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President Barack Obama expected to land at LAX around 2:00p.m. and will speak at an event at Cross Campus in Santa Monica on Thursday.

Events, Road Closures »

Traffic Trouble? Joe Biden is in Los Angeles Today and Tomorrow

Posted October 6, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 590 views]
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Street closures included areas with major thoroughfares such as Santa Monica, Sunset and Wilshire boulevards,
according to a news release from the Los Angeles Police Department.
Near the 405 Freeway and Santa Monica Boulevard from 3 to 6 p.m.
Near Santa Monica Boulevard and Wilshire Boulevard from 3 to 8 p.m.
Near Sunset Boulevard between North Barrington Avenue and Mandeville Canyon from 5 to 9 p.m.

Cars, LA Culture, Public Transportation, Traffic »

Zócalo Public Square: This Is the Future of Your L.A. Rush Hour

Posted October 5, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 396 views]
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Monday night was a great night. I am passionate about traffic. I had the pleasure of moderating a panel of some of the movers and shakers of Los Angeles’ transportation. About what? LA traffic of course and what the heck we are gonna do about getting it to move faster? A full house and then some, a wonderfully curious and engaging audience. Did you …

Public Transportation, Traffic »

It’s going to cost more money for some commuters and less for most to go Metro.

Posted September 9, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 695 views]
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Next week Metro, L.A.’s public transportation agency, will raise fares as a way to deal with a deficit. But the “L.A. Times” reported the fare increase won’t put Metro’s financial house completely in order.

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