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LAPD Officer Who Beat South L.A. Cyclist In 2014 Won’t See Jail Time (LAT) Downtown News Decries Those Nasty Jaywalking Tickets Purple Line Completion Could Be Accelerated For 2024 Olympics (LAist) Venice Blvd Great Street Opening This Month (Urbanize) Pasadena Wants Developer Fee For Transportation Improvements (Pasadena Now) L.A. Weekly Looks Into Metro’s Planned Bus Service […]
Overhead electrification in Connecticut. Caltrain electrification will survive the Trump Administration after all. Photo: Wikimedia Commons

Caltrain Electrification Approved

After months of back and forth, the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) announced that it is approving $647 million in funds for Caltrain electrification. The grant approval will allow Caltrain to begin construction of its electrification project almost immediately, bringing smoother rides and cleaner air to California.