Transportation

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Caltrans Offers $25,000 Prize To ‘Find A New Way’ To Improve Transportation System

Looking to make a quick $25,000? All you have to do is solve California’s transportation woes.

08/31/2015

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LA’s Notorious Traffic Would Get Worse With Proposed ‘Green’ Transportation Overhaul

The Los Angeles City Council is trying to get drivers to ditch their cars and take alternative modes of transportation.

08/10/2015

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DMV Reveals Details Of Self-Driving Car Accidents

California state officials released reports Thursday detailing six accidents that involved self-driving car prototypes, reversing a policy that had shielded details of how the next-generation technology is performing during testing on public roads.

06/18/2015

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SpaceX Announces Design Competition For Hyperloop

Billionaire Elon Musk wants to jump-start his Hyperloop high-speed transit system.

06/15/2015

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City Officials Kick Off ‘Bike Week LA’

The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority officially kicked off “Bike Week LA” Monday.

05/11/2015

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LA County’s Transportation Agency Gets New CEO

The board of the L.A. County Metropolitan Transportation Authority appointed Phillip Washington as CEO of the agency known as LA Metro.

03/12/2015

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Proposed ‘Road User’ Fee Would Help Fund California Highway Repairs, Maintenance

Would you pay about fifty bucks year to help cover the cost of repairing and maintaining California’s roadways?

02/05/2015

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OC Residents Consider Toll Lanes Along I-405

City leaders, Caltrans and residents gathered Wednesday to discuss the prospect of adding toll lanes along a stretch of a busy thoroughfare in Orange County.

11/12/2014

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SoCal Officials Talk Regional Traffic Solutions At Transportation Summit

Local and state officials – including Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti – met in Anaheim Friday to focus on ways to reduce traffic congestion and improve commuting options for Southland residents.

09/05/2014

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MTA Board Approves Fare Increases For Buses, Rails

The Metropolitan Transporation Authority board voted Thursday to increase bus and rail fares by 25 cents, to begin in September, but agreed to temporarily hold off on additional increases that had been proposed for 2017 and 2020.

05/22/2014

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LA To Receive $2.1 Billion To Extend Subway Into Beverly Hills

Federal transportation officials are promising another big dose of cash to help expand Los Angeles’ growing public transit network — this time, $2.1 billion in grants and loans to extend a subway line into Beverly Hills.

05/20/2014

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KNX 1070 Driven To Gridlock: Future Transportation

Southern California has been struggling with traffic congestion for more than a century.

03/27/2014

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4 Hospitalized In North Hills Hit-And-Run

Witnesses say the driver of the car lost control of the vehicle at Parthenia Street and Noble Avenue.

12/26/2013

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Former Carson HS Student With Cerebral Palsy Sues LAUSD For Discrimination

An 18-year-old man with cerebral palsy and spastic dysplasia has filed suit against the Los Angeles Unified School District for allegedly denying him accessible transportation while he was a student at Carson High School.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/01/2013

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34-Year-Old Woman In Grave Condition After Police Cruiser Slams Into Car

The accident happened around 2 a.m. in the 3700 block of El Segundo Boulevard in Hawthorne.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/24/2013

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