Recent Streetsblog LA posts about Art Leahy

Metrolink Hires Art Leahy As CEO, To Start April 2015

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The Metrolink board of directors voted unanimously this morning to hire Art Leahy as CEO. Streetsblog readers are probably aware that Leahy served as the head of Metro since 2009. In January, Leahy announced his retirement from Metro effective April 2015. Yesterday, Metro approved Leahy’s replacement, Phil Washington. Metrolink approved a $330,000 annual salary for […]

Pick Who You Think Will Replace Metro CEO Art Leahy

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Earlier this week Metro CEO Art Leahy tendered his resignation as of April, 2015. Today, in a somewhat tongue-in-cheek way, we invite you, our readers, to pick Leahy’s successor. The Twitter and Facebook buzz, soon after picking Senator Barbara Boxer’s successor, bubbled up a few potential candidates for Leahy’s spot. We asked a few of […]

Metro Proposes More Cuts to Bus System

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Earlier this week, Metro announced another set of proposed cuts to its bus system.  Following so soon on the cuts from just last month, Metro CEO Art Leahy took to The Source to defend the changes.  Oddly, rather than defend the good work being done by the bus division at Metro and push for the […]