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Measure R Project Tracker

Project Name & Description Funding Status

Metro Rail Capital Projects

Maintains rail facilities by improving operational systems, upgrading rail yards and purchasing new rail cars.

Region(s): Regionwide Programs
$788M Ongoing

Metrolink Capital Improvement Projects (Los Angeles County)

Purchases trains, expands the Eastern Maintenance Facility and upgrades sidings and crossovers to increase speed and safety. Local jurisdictions could use funds to improve parking and station facilities within their cities and offer connecting shuttle services.

Region(s): Regionwide Programs, San Fernando Valley
$1.18B Ongoing

Bicycle Programs**

Development of bicycle facilities throughout Los Angeles County.

Region(s): Regionwide Programs
$ Awarded to cities by population Ongoing

Major Street Resurfacing & Pothole Repair**

Accelerated repair of potholes and other street and curb damage.

Region(s): Regionwide Programs
$ Awarded to cities by population Ongoing

Pedestrian Improvement Program**

Improvements for pedestrians such as retrofitting existing facilities with enhanced signage and safety components.

Region(s): Regionwide Programs
$ Awarded to cities by population Ongoing

Safer Bus Stops**

Enhancements to bus stops such as lighting, electronic real-time arrival signage, shelters and electronic surveillance.

Region(s): Regionwide Programs
$ Awarded to cities by population Ongoing

Signal Synchronization**

Coordinated operation of traffic signals, including left-turn arrows at intersections, to improve traffic flow.

Region(s): Regionwide Programs
$ Awarded to cities by population Ongoing

Traffic Demand Management**

Strategies to offer alternatives to drive-alone vehicle travel. They include improving the efficiency of existing transportation infrastructure, eliminating vehicle trips and deployment of new technologies.

Region(s): Regionwide Programs
$ Awarded to cities by population Ongoing

Traffic Monitoring Programs**

Expand regional traffic monitoring systems, which provide continuous, real-time traffic and incident data to control centers and the public.

Region(s): Regionwide Programs
$ Awarded to cities by population Ongoing

Expanded Community-based Shuttle Services**

Continuation and expansion of community-based circulators.

Region(s): Regionwide Programs
$ Assigned from 20% of total funds Ongoing

Express Bus Improvements**

Continued operation and expansion of express bus service. Express lines use existing rights-of-way to provide efficient long-distance service.

Region(s): Regionwide Programs
$ Assigned from 20% of total funds Ongoing

Improved Service for Seniors**

Continuation and expansion of efforts such as dedicated hands-on "sampler" buses, large-type mapping and route planning tools, outreach to senior centers and retirement homes, specialized large-type informational materials and audience-appropriate training videos.

Region(s): Regionwide Programs
$ Assigned from 20% of total funds Ongoing

Improved Service for the Disabled**

Continuation and expansion of enhancements on buses such as wheelchair lifts or ramps, automated voice enunciators and electronic signage to call out stops for visually and hearing impaired passengers.

Region(s): Regionwide Programs
$ Assigned from 20% of total funds Ongoing

Increased Bus Service to Rail Stations**

Continuation and expansion of connecting bus lines at various stations to increase access to rail lines.

Region(s): Regionwide Programs
$ Assigned from 20% of total funds Ongoing

Increased Local Transit Funding**

Continuation and expansion of municipal transit operator funding and other locally-based transit service providers.

Region(s): Regionwide Programs
$ Assigned from 20% of total funds Ongoing

Local Bus Improvements**

Improvements in the quality and reliability of local bus service over the next 30 years, such as utilization of higher capacity buses. Region(s): Regionwide Programs
$ Assigned from 20% of total funds Ongoing

Rapid Bus Improvements**

Continued operation of the Metro Rapid network with over 400 miles of service throughout Los Angeles County. These lines make fewer stops, follow simpler routes, run more frequently, use low-door buses to facilitate boarding and are given priority at certain traffic signals.

Region(s): Regionwide Programs
$ Assigned from 20% of total funds Ongoing

Countywide Soundwall Construction

Continued construction of soundwall projects for major highway projects to reduce freeway noise levels.

Region(s): Regionwide Programs
$250M Ongoing

Metro and Municipal Regional Clean-fuel Bus Capital Facilities and Rolling Stock

Purchase of clean-fuel buses by both Metro and municipal operators.

Region(s): Regionwide Programs
$150M Ongoing



Here's how it works: The Measure R Projects Tracker lists the various projects in alphabetical order by category with a brief description of the project.1 You can view the status for many of the projects with estimated Measure R funding allocations as projected over 30 years.2


  • *Specific mode and routing will be subject to approved plans developed in cooperation with local jurisdictions and affected communities.
  • **Specific improvements are expected to be developed by local jurisdictions.
  • ***Partial funding by public/private partnerships is assumed to be part of the project plan.

1Projects listed are for reference only and do not indicate priority order. Project definition depends on final environmental process.
2Measure R does not fully fund all projects.

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