Recent Streetsblog LA posts about Measure R

Guest Editorial: Dreaming Big About Rail Lines, Grand Boulevards, Bus Rapid Transit and Measure R2

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(Move LA’s mission is to build a broad constituency that will advocate for the development of a comprehensive, diverse, robust, clean and financially sound public transportation system for Los Angeles County. Denny Zane is the executive director. Gloria Ohland is the policy and communications director.) More and more people — from elected officials to bike […]

Expand Your Streets Knowledge at Upcoming Conferences

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Over the next couple months, there are number of upcoming local conferences that L.A. Streetsblog readers might be interested in: UCLA Lewis Center’s Digital Cities Smarter Transportation Thursday, March 20th, 2014, 8 am – 7:30 pm Japan American National Museum, DTLA This conference explores the way mobile technology is changing transit, parking, food, and more […]

Measure R++? Maybe in 2014. Probably in 2016

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In November of 2012, the Measure J ballot initiative went down to a narrow defeat despite garnering over 66% of the vote. Measure J would have extended the 2008 Measure R sales tax so that further bonding would be possible and promised transit projects could be completed sooner. From pretty much the moment the final […]