Public Hearing: Draft EIR for Canoga Transportation Corridor Project

The Canoga Transportation Corridor Project is a proposed four-mile extension of Metro Orange Line service from the Canoga Park & Ride Lot to the Chatsworth Metrolink Station. Metro seeks to improve north-south mobility in the Western part of the Valley by connecting activity centers along the corridor, as well as linking Metro service with Metrolink.

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It May Be Slow, But Transit Projects Still Moving Forward

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For those of you that missed it, last week Metro announced that it will be suspending its vote on the Long Range Transportation Plan until after issues with the budget mess in Sacramento and stimulus plan from Washington D.C. are resolved.  However, just because discussion of strategic planning is off the table doesn’t mean that […]

East San Fernando Valley Transit Corridor Study

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You are invited to a series of community meetings for the East San Fernando Valley Transit Corridor Project.  The meetings will be held: Tuesday, October 2, 2012, 6-8pm Sepulveda Middle School 15330 Plummer St North Hills, CA 91343 Served by Metro Rapid Line 734 & Metro Local Lines 234 & 167. Thursday, October 4, 2012, […]

CA High Speed Rail Authority Meets in Los Angeles, Tomorrow

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As Damien has noted the California High Speed Rail Autjority is coming to L.A. this week, specifically to the Metro Board Room (3rd floor of the Taj Mahal, as some of us like to call the Metro Headquarters Building). Wednesday afternoon its Executive/Administrative Committee is meeting at 1 p.m., followed by the Finance Committee at […]

CA Cap-and-Trade Transit Funding Awarded to Metro, Other SoCal Agencies

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This week, the California State Transportation Agency (CalSTA) announced the recipients of its Transit and Intercity Capital Program (TIRCP) grants. TIRCP distributes state cap-and-trade funding to local transit agencies for projects that will reduce greenhouse gas emissions. In greater Los Angeles, funds were awarded to Metro, Foothill Transit, Los Angeles-San Diego-San Luis Obispo (LOSSAN) Rail […]