Los cinco Concejos de Gobierno en los Sectores de Servicio de Metro sostendrán sus reuniones regulares públicas mensuales en Junio para discutir varios asuntos relacionados al transporte en sus respectivos sectores de servicio. Los residentes del Valle de San Fernando, Valle de San Gabriel, Gateway Cities del sureste de Los Angeles, South Bay y el área Westside/Central interesados en ayudar a mejor el servicio de autobuses Metro en sus comunidades están invitados a atender las reuniones mensuales.
The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) and Los Angeles County Bike Coalition (LACBC) are holding a series of community meetings to discuss bike and pedestrian access to several Metro Rail stations and the Metro Orange Line.
Construction of the Metro Gold Line Eastside Extension light rail project is more than 80 percent complete. In addition, other milestones have been reached including the unprecedented construction safety record of more than 3 million work-hours without an accident that requires a single day away from work. The project also is on budget and scheduled to open on time in mid-2009.
The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) Board of Directors today adopted a $3.4 billion budget for Fiscal Year 2008-09 that begins July 1, 2008.
From the super-sized savings in commuters’ pockets to a decrease in gasoline consumption and emissions reflected in recent public transportation ridership tallies, the concept of ridesharing is emerging from a disregarded option perceived as inconvenient into an acceptable, reliable and, yes, even hip, commute of choice.
Mobility 21 Coalition to Meet in San Fernando Valley May 21
Fifth live internet chat will be at noon, Wednesday, May 21 at metro.net/chat
Metro’s latest effort to increase agency revenues turns to innovative tunnel advertising
Register in Advance Online for a Chance to Win a Folding Bike
More than 40,000 people have gone to Metro’s web site this spring and several thousand others have attended community meetings to learn more about Metro’s draft Long Range Transportation Plan while sharing their vision for a traffic-free future for Los Angeles County.
Metro will hold a public hearing on a draft $3.370 billion budget for Fiscal Year 2008-09 on Wednesday, May 14, at 2:30 p.m. in the third floor Board room at Metro Headquarters, One Gateway Plaza next to Union Station in downtown Los Angeles.
Metro’s 577X Line provides relief to the high price of gas, offering express bus service between the El Monte Transit Center and the downtown Long Beach Transit Mall. The original route of the 577X Line stopped in El Monte, at the Norwalk Metro Green Line Station, Cal State University Long Beach and the Long Beach VA Medical Center. Last June the line was extended to the Long Beach Transit Mall, including two stops along 7th Street at Ximeno and at Cherry.
Musician Jackson Browne and the Latino theater group Culture Clash will be among stars appearing, Sunday, June 1, at the third annual Lummis Day: The Festival of Northeast Los Angeles. The festival is free and Metro is an easy and economical way to get there. Take the Metro Gold Line to the Southwest Museum Station, exit the train and walk ten minutes to the Lummis Home.
They're proven congestion busters, not an experiment.
With climate change impacts on everyone’s minds these days, Metro is the cool way to get to the 17th Annual Los Feliz Village Street fair on Sunday, June 8, from 11 am to 8 pm on Vermont Avenue between Franklin and Hollywood Boulevard.
Fifth live internet chat will be at noon May 21 at metro.net/chat
Metro’s five community-based transit service sector governance councils will hold their regular monthly public meetings in May to discuss various transportation issues in their service sectors.
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