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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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Expo Line Construction Notice: Full closures of Barrington Avenue between Olympic and Tennessee
Posted by Anna Chen on October 29, 2014 9:47 am
Two full weekend closures will be required in order to complete track work and roadway improvements on Barrington Avenue for the Expo Line project. Here’s the construction notice from the Expo ...
The Source turns five years old: how are we doing?
Posted by Steve Hymon on October 28, 2014 5:49 pm
I glanced at the calendar this morning and realized five years had suddenly rumbled by. It was on Oct. 20, 2009, that The Source debuted on Metro’s website. At the time, I wrote this: Local ...
New study ranks L.A. metro area 3rd in U.S. in connecting people to jobs via transit
Posted by Steve Hymon on October 27, 2014 9:45 am
The darker the shade of orange and red, the more jobs that can be reached within 30 minutes using transit. Click above to see larger. Source: University of Minnesota Center for Transportation ...
Go Metro Weekends, October 24 – 26
Posted by Lily Allen on October 24, 2014 8:00 am
Gorgeous photo “Dia de los Muertos 2007 #22″ by Daniel Ivan via Flickr/CC. Happy Friday, Source readers and mass transit riders! You probably already know Metro can get you to tons of ...
Comic fans unite! Go Metro to Stan Lee’s Comikaze and save on admission
Posted by Anna Chen on October 23, 2014 2:45 pm
Above is the official teaser trailer for Avengers: Age of Ultron (also known as “Tony, what have you done now?!?”). And of course, you can’t mention the Avengers without also ...
Metro Board awards contract for Business Solution Center for Crenshaw/LAX Line
Posted by Steve Hymon on October 23, 2014 11:40 am
Here is the Metro staff report and below is the news release from Metro: In another unprecedented step today the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) Board of Directors ...
Sneak peek into the artwork for future Downtown Santa Monica Station
Posted by Amalia M. Merino on October 22, 2014 9:40 am
Artist Judithe Hernandez in her studio, with two of her original artworks for the Expo Line in the background. This is the fourth in a series of Source posts providing a behind-the-scenes look at the ...
Transportation headlines, Tuesday, Oct. 21: to park or not to park at Metro stations?
Posted by Steve Hymon on October 21, 2014 12:21 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.   Lack of parking drives many ...
Go Metro to Rock ‘n’ Roll Los Angeles Halloween Half Marathon & 5k
Posted by Lexi Hinton on October 21, 2014 5:41 am
Rock out at the world’s largest Halloween Half Marathon and 5K! Want to get a head start on your Halloween festivities? Wear your favorite costume this Sunday, October 26 and run in the ...
Eat Shop Play Crenshaw at Taste of Soul
Posted by Joseph Lemon on October 18, 2014 3:24 pm
The 9th Annual Taste of Soul Family Festival continues until 7 p.m. tonight. While you’re there, make sure to stop in at Metro’s Eat Shop Play Crenshaw pavilion to grab some shade and ...

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