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On November 15, 2022, Metro announced an additional public hearing. Metro will hold five public meetings during the Draft EIR public review period.
Metro conducted two informational workshops to inform the public of the key analyses and conclusions of the Draft EIR:
Saturday, October 22, 2022, from 10am – 12pm, an informational workshop was held on-line via Zoom.
Tuesday, October 25, 2022, from 5 – 7 pm, an informational workshop was held in person at the Los Angeles Union Station Ticket Concourse.
Metro will conduct three public hearings to receive testimony on the Draft EIR for the proposed Project.
Saturday, December 10, 2022, from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm, a public hearing was held in person at the Los Angeles Union Station Ticket Concourse.
Tuesday, December 13, 2022, from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm, a public hearing was held on-line via Zoom.
Thursday, January 12, 2023, from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm, a public hearing was held in person at the Cathedral High School Gymnasium.
All informational workshops and public hearings will offer simultaneous Spanish, Cantonese and Mandarin interpretation.
During the public hearing on Thursday, January 12, 2023, simultaneous Taishanese interpretation was offered in addition to simultaneous Spanish, Cantonese, and Mandarin interpretation.
*NEW* February 8, 2023 from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm, a continued public hearing from the January 12, 2023 public hearing will be held on-line via Zoom. This continued public hearing is provided in recognition that interested members of the public may have been unable to provide testimony at the January 12, 2023 in person public hearing due to disruptions from certain attendees. This continued public hearing is for the sole purpose of receiving verbal public testimony on the Draft EIR for the proposed project. Verbal comments received at this continued public hearing will be deemed timely received for the purposes of the Draft EIR public comment period, which concluded on January 17, 2023. Please see details to join below:
Go to: zoom.us/join
Webinar ID: 856 7343 2272
Or Telephone: (669) 900-6833 Toll free: (888) 475-4499
The February 8, 2023 continued public hearing will offer Taishanese, Spanish, Cantonese, and Mandarin interpretation.
Senate Bill 44. The Los Angeles Aerial Rapid Transit project is an environmental leadership transit project pursuant to Senate Bill (SB) 44. SB 44 provides for streamlined judicial review of transit projects that meet certain requirements, including operating at zero emissions, reducing vehicle miles traveled, and reduced greenhouse gas emissions. To qualify for judicial streamlining under SB 44, Metro is providing additional processes for public involvement, including holding additional public information workshops and hearings during the Draft EIR public review period and providing a website where supporting documents regarding the EIR and project can be accessed.