Recent Streetsblog LA posts about Beverly Hills

Opinion: The Autonomous Future of Public Transportation

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Applications within public transportation for driverless vehicle technology should be much more than an afterthought. Yet public transit agencies seem to be slow to recognize the potential of autonomous vehicles (AVs) which could literally revolutionize how we think about and use public transportation. Fortunately, cities around the U.S. are starting to understand the technology’s potential. […]

Preliminary Federal Ruling Sides With Beverly Hills Against Metro Subway

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Last week, United States District Judge George Wu issued a ruling [PDF] in Beverly Hills’ legal battles against Metro’s plans to tunnel the Purple Line subway beneath Beverly Hills High School. The Beverly Hills Courier portrayed the ruling as a victory for Beverly Hills in that Judge Wu chided subway proponents for “not properly considering the environmental effects […]