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Metro Speaks - Metro Speakers Bureau brochure graphic. Click here for the PDF for viewing/printing.The Metro Speakers Bureau will provide free presentations throughout Los Angeles County on a variety of transportation topics:

  • New ridesharing options such as carpools and vanpools
  • Rail and bus service
  • How to go “green” with Metro
  • The latest advances in transit technology
  • The changing face of Los Angeles due to new transit-oriented developments
  • Street and highway improvements
  • Transportation and the local economy

Learn more about Metro – one of the largest transit providers in the country.

Learn about the role Metro has as the lead transportation planning and programming agency for the County of Los Angeles. Metro allocates billions of dollars for street and highway improvements as well as public transit programs.

Keep yourself and your organization informed on the latest trends and news in transportation.

Scheduling a Metro Speaks presentation

Simply click on the Metro Speaks Request Form link below and complete the form. A minimum of three weeks in advance of the desired speaking date is preferred. For more information contact Helen Ortiz-Gilstrap at 213.922.7575 or by e-mail at metrospeaks@metro.net

Metro Speaks Request Form


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Tour Metro electric bus at AltCar Expo, September 19-20
Posted by Jon Ross Alexander on September 15, 2014 12:14 pm
One of the five new electric buses ordered by Metro and manufactured by BYD will be on display at the AltCar Expo. Photo Credit: BYD The 9th Annual AltCar Expo will be taking place Friday and ...
Your Friday send-off: John Butler Trio – Flesh & Blood
Posted by Anna Chen on September 12, 2014 4:37 pm
Photo by Steve Hymon/Metro. Don’t be deterred by the somewhat creepy sounding album title, Aussie band John Butler Trio‘s music is really quite soothing. I discovered the group through ...
Two full street closures this weekend on Crenshaw Boulevard for construction of Crenshaw/LAX Line
Posted by Steve Hymon on September 12, 2014 2:55 pm
Here’s the news release from Metro: Walsh/Shea Corridor Contractors (WSCC) today postponed one of three street closures scheduled for the weekend of Sept. 12-13 on Crenshaw Boulevard for ...
Upcoming construction closure: 26th Street south of Olympic Boulevard in Santa Monica
Posted by Anna Chen on September 12, 2014 2:30 pm
Above is the good word from the Expo Line Construction Authority, the agency building the six-mile project that will extend tracks from Culver City to downtown Santa Monica with seven new ...
Metro awarded $22 million in two federal TIGER grants to improve station access
Posted by Steve Hymon on September 12, 2014 10:31 am
  Two projects to improve access to Metro Rail stations were awarded “TIGER grant” funding this week from the U.S. Department of Transportation: •The Eastside Access ...
Transportation headlines, Thursday, Sept. 11
Posted by Steve Hymon on September 11, 2014 11:38 am
Have a transportation-related article you think should be included in headlines? Drop me an email! And don’t forget, Metro is on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. Pick your social media ...
Upcoming street closures on Crenshaw Boulevard for Crenshaw/LAX Line construction
Posted by Anna Chen on September 11, 2014 8:43 am
There will be full street closures at three different Crenshaw Boulevard locations taking place this weekend. The closures are required for support-pile installation on Crenshaw/LAX ...
Top 10 popular bikeshare station suggestions
Posted by Jung Gatoona on September 9, 2014 7:28 pm
A few weeks ago we asked for your input on our list of proposed bikeshare stations and suggestions on locations that might make a great bikeshare spot. Thanks to everyone’s valuable feedback, we ...
Back to school doesn’t have to mean back to books, go Metro and learn at the California Science Museum
Posted by Anna Chen on September 8, 2014 9:21 am
If you didn’t manage to make it out to the California Science Center this summer, now’s a great time to go. Get back into the swing of learning with the help of fun exhibits and hands-on ...
UPDATE: Blue and Expo Lines resume normal service
Posted by Jon Ross Alexander on September 8, 2014 8:16 am
UPDATE: 9:40 a.m.- Blue and Expo Lines resume normal service. Metro thanks you for your continued patience and understanding. The Metro Blue and Expo Lines are currently experiencing delays of up to ...

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