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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 | 93 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 …

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More Road Closures for Crenshaw/LAX Transit Project

Posted October 9, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 270 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, …

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Get Out of Traffic Licenses

Posted October 8, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 722 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, 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 | 402 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 …

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

Posted September 9, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 699 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.

Buses, Public Transportation, Traffic »

Big changes to schedules and routes for the Big Blue Bus

Posted August 19, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 816 views]
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The Big Blue Bus schedule changes

starts Sunday, August 24.
 
Big Blue Bus (BBB) adjusts its schedules and routes due to changes in ridership demand. BBB assesses and makes these changes as summer comes to a close. This year, the fall service change will begin Sunday, August 24.  Heads up bus riders, many changes are in store, including a major service modification on Route 3.
There will also …

Buses, Public Transportation, Road Closures, Traffic »

2nd Street closed downtown for 4 weeks

Posted August 18, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 561 views]
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Four Week Full Street Closure Planned in Downtown Los Angeles along 2nd Street between Spring Street and Broadway for Regional Connector Utility Relocation Work beginning Saturday, August 23.

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Detours and alternates for LAX for this weekend’s 57 hour closure “Century Crunch” .

Posted July 25, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 786 views]
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It starts TODAY!
According to officials at LAX this weekend  (July 25 through 28) is expected to be one of the busiest of the summer travel season. LAX expects more than 200,000 passengers a day –  55,000 of them international – on more than 1,700 flights.
Nearly 20,000 airport-wide employees also are scheduled to work each weekend day.
While all four entrances into the LAX Central …

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

“Century Crunch” 57-Hour Bridge Demolition starts TOMORROW!

Posted July 22, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 839 views]
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A 57 Hour Major Street Closure Leading Directly into Airport for the Weekend of July 25-28th.
With an estimated 92,800 motorists traveling through the intersection of Century Boulevard and Aviation Boulevard on a daily basis traffic around LAX is going to P-I-O-U stink at LAX this weekend! Century Boulevard is one of the busiest routes to the airport. For information on detours click here!

The closure …

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Help! How do I load my bike onto a Metro bus?

Posted May 13, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 1,252 views]
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It’s Bike Week in LA and

to encourage you to ride on two wheels rather than four
 
Metro will give you and your bike a free ride!
 
Bike to Work Day  is this Thursday, May 15.
Metro is once again offering free rides to all those who board with a bicycle or bicycle helmet on that day. To claim your free ride on Metro Rail at latched stations, …

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