Today’s Headlines

  • Metro CEO Washington Looking To Create Door-to-Door Service (KPCC)
  • Expo Ridership Numbers Are Great, But Here Is Some Criticism (L.A. Magazine)
  • New Images Of Planned Foothill Gold Line Stations (Urbanize)
  • Photos Of Metro Crenshaw Line Yard Construction (The Source)
  • 33-Story Mixed Use Koreatown Tower Planned At Wilshire/Vermont (Urbanize)
  • Hyperloop One Passes 70MPH Test (SGV Tribune)

Calendar items:

  • Thursday 7/13Tonight, the Foothill Gold Line Construction Authority hosts the first in a series of six open house community meetings on the planned extension to Montclair. Tonight’s meetings will be from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the San Dimas Senior/Community Center at 201 E. Bonita Avenue in San Dimas. Details at Authority website.
  • Sunday 7/16 – From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the city of Whittier hosts its first ever open streets event: Whittier Walk & Roll.

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Today’s Headlines

Metro Board OKs Early Construction For Foothill Gold Line (The Source, Urbanize, KPCC) …Foothill Gold Line Construction $249M Short, Could Trim Project (SGV Tribune) Playa Del Rey Backlash Forces Threaten Lawsuit (LAT) LAT Editorial: Electric Buses Are Metro’s Future Metro To Start Charging At 3 Foothill Gold Line Stations (ABC7) Walk Eagle Rock Recaps Fletcher […]

Today’s Headlines

Support For Walking and Bicycling In Measure R2 Polls Well (Investing in Place) Jobs To Move America Sues Metro Over Bus Contract Jobs (SGV Tribune) Viva SGV Opens Streets In El Monte and South El Monte This Sunday (The Source) How L.A.’s Past Shapes Its Future (KCET) Foothill To Operate Metro 190,194, 270 Bus Lines […]

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