Recent Streetsblog LA posts about Beverly Hills

Beverly Hills students rallying against Metro subway construction today. All photos: Joe Linton/Streetsblog L.A.

Beverly Hills School District Stages Student “Walkout” Against Metro Subway

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Earlier today at Beverly Hills’ Will Rogers Park, the Beverly Hills School District staged what they called a “walkout” where students converged to rally against Metro. The Beverly Hills School District has fought unsuccessful legal challenges against Metro’s plan to tunnel the Westside Purple Line extension underneath Beverly Hills High School. The term “walkout” is […]
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The Unintentional Comedy of “Stop the Purple Threat” Is Actually Kind of Sad

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Anonymous residents of Beverly Hills have organized under the banner of “Friends of Beverly Hills High School” to launch a new web campaign against the Metro Purple Line Extension under the banner of “Stop the Purple Threat.” Their first move was to┬álaunch a change.org petition arguing that “President Donald Trump and U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine […]