Today’s Headlines

  • Feds Start Forking Over Funds for Wilshire Bus Only Lanes (The Source)
  • Waldie: Is Zev Planning a Run as the Transit Mayor? (KCET)
  • Time Uses the “M-Word” (Rhymes with Panhattanized) to Describe Downtown
  • Confusion Still Reigns on Ticketing and Red Light Cameras (Daily News)
  • Century City Chamber of Commerce Makes the Case for Constellation Blvd. Subway Stop (Biz Journal)
  • How Come Nobody Cares That the 710 Is Closing for a Bunch of Weekends? (Curbed)
  • Is High Speed Rail Ever Going to Come to California (Infrastructurist)
  • Wendy Greuel In Early Fundraising Lead in Mayor’s Race (LAT)
  • Riding Transit, Mets’ Dickey Gets Pitching Advice, Book Recommendations (NYT)

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