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Metro is dedicated to the sustainability of LA County’s people, environment, and economy.

Our commitment means we plan, partner, design, build, operate and maintain transit infrastructure to meet our current needs without compromising the future needs of LA. We continually integrate the principles of sustainability in all aspects of decision making and execution. This includes seeking out and implementing innovative solutions to improve air quality, protect natural resources, reduce waste and create connected communities.

Our sustainability commitment is reflected in Metro’s Sustainability Mission and Vision statements, which support the Agency’s Metro Vision 2028 Strategic Plan :


We will provide leadership in sustainability within the LA region without compromising our core mission of moving people efficiently and effectively.


We will be the leader in maximizing sustainability efforts and its benefits to LA County's people, finances and environment.

See below for a timeline of key sustainability program milestones and accomplishments:

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