A Programming Note for Tomorrow

Tomorrow, Metro will be hosting the much discussed Town Hall meeting with Senator Barbara Boxer and USDOT Secretary Ray LaHood about the priorities for the next reauthorization of the Federal Transportation Trust Fund. LA Streetsblog will be in attendance to provide the best coverage we can.

Given that the first press conference, held by advocacy groups, begins at 8:30 A.M. and the event doesn’t end until the late afternoon; I’m not certain how often LA Streetsblog will be updated, if at all.  There will be live tweeting of the conference as the day wears on, and, if nothing else, you can follow us at http://twitter.com/lastreetsblog.


First thought on the Governor’s Budget

During his speech at today’s "LA County Transportation Funding Collaborative" Conference on funding, Assemblyman Mike Feuer (D-LA) predicted that "Transportation isn’t going to take as big a hit as people think." (Much more on this conference tomorrow morning.) Well, the budget is in, what do people think? The Governor”s Budget promised a 10% reduction across […]

Today’s Headlines

LADWP Truck Strikes and Kills Cyclist In San Fernando Valley (LAT) Cycling in the South Bay Call Senator Liu’s Helmet Law A “Liuser” Torrance’s Big Refinery Explosion Means Higher Gas Prices (LA Weekly) Lets Go L.A. Compares Courtyard Apartments vs. Dingbats Whole Foods Coming 8th and Grand In Downtown L.A. (LAT) Groundbreaking For New Sixth […]