Metro Citizen’s Advisory Committee

Jane Matsumoto will present an update on Metro’s Transit Access Pass
(TAP) program at the Wednesday January 21 meeting of Metro Citizens’
Advisory Council, beginning at 6:30 p.m.

The Citizens’ Advisory
Council meets in the Gateway Plaza conference room on the third floor
of the Metro headquarters building, adjacent to Patsaouras Transit
Plaza just east of Union Station in downtown Los Angeles. The event is
free and open to the public.

After the presentation the CAC
members will pose questions. Then members of the public in the audience
will be given an opportunity to ask one or two questions each.


Metro Citizen’s Advisory Council Meeting

The next meeting of the Metro Citizens’ Advisory Council will be held on Wednesday, April 23, at 6:30pm, in the Gateway Plaza Room, 3rd Floor, of the Metro headquarters building (adjacent to Union Station). David Mieger, Deputy Executive Officer, Westside Planning, will report on the corridor studies for the Westside Extension and the downtown Regional […]

Metro’s Citizen Advisory Council Opens Blog

If it seems like the online transportation community is growing these days, that’s because it is. The newest addition? A blog by Metro’s Citizen Advisory Council was created to announce meeting topics and topics guests and conduct ongoing polls of public opinion on matters coming before the Metro Board of Directors. The blog is a […]

Former Metro Board Chair Takes Your Questions This Weekend

Had enough discussion on the proposed sales tax yet?  If not, you might want to check out the general membership meeting of the Southern California Transit Advocates this Saturday at 1 P.M.  The former Metro Board Chair, and current Board Member, will begin her presentation at 2:15 P.M.  From the SoCATA website: Pam O’Connor, member […]

Everything You Wanted to Know about the TAP Cards

Did you know that Metro is planning to convert all but single ride passes to TAP Cards by the summer?  How about the plan to have every transit line, bus and train, accept TAP Cards in the next couple of months? While the rollout of the "new and improved" TAP system has been in the […]

Youth Rise Above Heckling to Win Concession for Community on Metro Projects at Neighborhood Council Meeting

“They’re not even from Boyle Heights!” heckled an agitated Teresa Marquez before the handful of youth from YouthBuild Boyle Heights that had nervously stepped up to speak at the Boyle Heights Neighborhood Council (BHNC) regarding the fate of Metro-owned properties Wednesday night had even had a chance to make their comments. Another woman, Yolanda Gonzalez, also […]