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Metro Asked To Explore Funding Options For LAX Light Rail

A proposed light rail extension spanning from LAX to downtown Los Angeles may have new life after transit officials were ordered to explore funding possibilities.

10/29/2012

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Commuters Pack Bus, Rail Lines To Dodge Sepulveda Pass Congestion

Would you endure multiple transfers on several bus and light rail lines in order to avoid the Sepulveda Pass?

07/16/2012

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USC Professor Warns Expo Line Crossings Unsafe For Students, Pedestrians

Serious concerns are being raised about safety at a number of crossings along the the Metro Expo Line in downtown Los Angeles.

05/29/2012

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‘Flawed’ Design In Expo Light Rail Line Prompts Calls For Inspection

The city’s newest light rail line faced increased scrutiny on Monday after officials discovered a critical design flaw that could raise the risk of train derailments.

05/21/2012

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Reduced Price Tag May Revive Plans For Calif. High-Speed Rail

Officials with the state board overseeing the project said they have managed to trim $30 billion off of the estimated $98 billion price tag.

CBS Los Angeles–04/02/2012

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LA Construction Workers Wary Of Jobs Boost From High-Speed Rail Project

A proposed multi-billion-dollar rail project was the target of skepticism from yet another group on Thursday.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–01/12/2012

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OC Lawmaker: Cut Funding For ‘Lemon’ High-Speed Rail, Beef Up Amtrak Gap

An Orange County lawmaker is proposing legislation that would end California’s multi-billion dollar dream of high-speed railway.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–01/11/2012

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Metro To Expand Rail Service On Several Lines This Weekend

Metro rail will be expanding its night service on certain commuter lines in an effort to bring more riders to downtown Los Angeles.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/08/2011

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Metro Green Line Gets Green Light For LAX Expansion Project

Metro has been given a green light to expand its green line rail service to new neighborhoods.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/01/2011

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KFWB On Your Corner: Angels Flight

It isn’t always easy getting around downtown Los Angeles on foot, especially if you’re trying to get to the top of Bunker Hill.

07/22/2011

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KFWB On Your Corner: Race To Long Beach

If you don’t live in Long Beach, you may have wondered how difficult it is get here.

06/24/2011

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Longtime Employee Killed In Accident At BP Refinery In Carson

A longtime employee of the BP refinery in Carson was killed Wednesday morning in an accident at the rail loading facility.

06/22/2011

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California Gets More Than $300M For High-Speed Rail System

Amtrak and rail projects in 15 states are being awarded the $2 billion that Florida lost after the governor canceled plans for high-speed train service, the Department of Transportation said Monday.

05/09/2011

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US Budget Deficit May Limit LA Mass Transit Funding

The pitch from local transit leaders couldn’t come at a worse time as Washington grapples with a mounting tide of red ink.

03/14/2011

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Officials Eye Union Station For Calif. High-Speed Rail

The California High-Speed Rail Authority says it will put in $30 million to help purchase historic Union Station in downtown Los Angeles.

01/19/2011

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