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Metro Speaks - Metro Speakers Bureau brochure graphic. Click here for the PDF for viewing/printing.The Metro Speakers Bureau can provide free 30-minute presentations throughout Los Angeles County on topics related to mass transit and mobility:

  • What new Metro projects are coming to my neighborhood?
  • How is Measure R changing the face of Los Angeles?
  • Why should students consider a career at Metro?
  • What special program teaches seniors to ride Metro?
  • How is Metro making it easier to ride bikes to rail and bus?
  • Where is transit-related development changing L.A.?
  • How can you join a car or vanpool, share the expenses and leave the driving to someone else?
  • What is Metro doing to create a regional rail system?
  • How is Metro using new media to communicate with our customers?
  • In what ways can Metro sustainability efforts help Southern California?

Learn more about your Metro – one of the largest transit providers and transportation planning agencies in the country. And find out about the plan to create a 21st century mobility network. 

Scheduling a Metro Speaks presentation

Send an email to metrospeaks@metro.net, including your name and the name of your organization, your phone number, the preferred date and time for the presentation, the topic, the length and the number who will attend. Please contact us at least three weeks in advance of the speaking date. Requests from school classes are very welcome.


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Go Metro Weekends, March 27-29
Posted by Lexi Hinton on March 27, 2015 5:31 am
Friday Triple Chicken Foot, a three-member Folk band known for playing foot stomping, fiddle and banjo tunes, will perform two 45-minute sets Friday evening at Union Station. The trio has ...
This Weekend: Bus shuttles replace trains at some Blue Line stations due to upgrade work
Posted by Lily Allen on March 26, 2015 4:53 pm
  Upgrade work on the Metro Blue Line continues this weekend, with crews making station improvements at Compton this Friday evening and Saturday. As with previous stations, Compton will ...
Transportation headlines, Thursday, March 26
Posted by Steve Hymon on March 26, 2015 12:14 pm
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 ...
Transportation headlines, Tuesday, March 24
Posted by Steve Hymon on March 24, 2015 10:41 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 ...
Dodger Stadium Express in 2015 will run from Union Station and Harbor Gateway
Posted by Steve Hymon on March 23, 2015 3:12 pm
Photo by Travis Swicegood, via Flickr creative commons. The regular season starts two weeks from today! Quick takeaways: •Rides are free to those holding game tickets. •At Union Station, fans ...
PowerPoint: Metro’s ridership challenges
Posted by Steve Hymon on March 23, 2015 1:49 pm
View this document on Scribd Above is a recent presentation by Metro staff that drills down deeper on the issue of ridership. Ridership on Metro increased three percent overall between 2010 and ...
Pics: first rail car at Gold Line Foothill Extension’s new maintenance yard
Posted by Steve Hymon on March 23, 2015 10:29 am
Click above to see larger version of the photos. Credit: Gold Line Foothill Extension Construction Authority.  Another milestone last week for the Gold Line Foothill Extension project: the ...
Go Metro Weekends, March 20 to 22
Posted by Lily Allen on March 20, 2015 8:30 am
North Hollywood Red Line Station is a hub of this Sunday’s CicLAVia: San Fernando Valley. Photo by Chris Yarzab via Flickr/CC.   Friday The Million Dollar Theatre and Grand Central Market ...
How to get to the Valley’s first CicLAvia
Posted by Dave Sotero on March 20, 2015 8:15 am
The first CicLAvia in the San Fernando Valley is now less than two weeks away.  The free mega-event that celebrates Los Angeles-area street environs via walking, biking, roller skating and more ...
This Weekend: Bus shuttles replace Blue Line between Willowbrook-Del Amo due to upgrade work
Posted by Lily Allen on March 19, 2015 4:00 pm
Upgrade work on the Metro Blue Line continues at Compton Station this weekend, where crews will make improvements for two more weeks. As with the other stations, Compton will receive new canopies, ...

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