Comments Due on Metro Proposed Service Changes!

Metro Local Service Councils will be holding public hearings to
receive comments on proposed changes to Metro bus service to take effect
on December 12, 2010 or later.

Persons unable to attend the hearings may submit written testimony postmarked through midnight, August 31, 2010.

Correspondence should be addressed to:

Metro Customer Relations
Attn: December 2010 Service Changes
One Gateway Plaza, MS: 99PL4
Los Angeles, CA 90012-2932

Comments can also be sent via e-mail (Subject: December 2010) to: or facsimile at: 213.922.6988

Upon request, foreign language translation, sign language
interpretation, materials in alternative formats and other
accommodations are available to the public for Metro-sponsored meetings
and events. All requests for reasonable accommodations must be made at
least three working days (72 hours) in advance of the scheduled meeting
date. Please telephone 213.922.4600 between 8am and 5pm, Monday through


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