Metro Bus Drivers Say Safety Is Being Compromised With About 800 Operators Out Due to COVID, Unrelated AbsencesAdditional Los Angeles Metro bus drivers have come forward, saying they too have been ordered to work six-day weeks to cover for hundreds out sick with COVID-19.
Contactless Payment: Metro Makes TAP Cards Available On Apple DevicesThe app is compatible with iPhone 8 and later and Apple Watch Series 3 and later. An Android version of the app is expected to launch later this year.
Metro Working To Eliminate Bus, Rail Fares For All RidersIn fiscal year 2019, the agency collected between $250-$300 million in fares — which accounted for roughly 13% of Metro's $1.9 billion operating budget.
Second Metro Bus Driver Dies After Contracting COVID-19According to Metro, there have been a total of 343 confirmed coronavirus cases among Metro employees, contractors and vendors.
Coronavirus: LA County Supervisor Calls On Metro To Require Bus, Train Passengers To Wear Face CoveringsLos Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn asked Metro CEO Phil Washington to take immediate action on requiring all bus and train passengers to wear face coverings.
'No Plans To Shut Down': Metro Says No Reported COVID-19 Cases On MTA Buses, TrainsTransit officials across the Southland are warning riders of looming changes to bus and rail services as they contend with the spread of coronavirus.
Metro Taps Into Wearable Market With New TAP FlexThe days of fumbling through your bag to find your TAP card or exact change might be coming to an end. On Monday, Metro Los Angeles introduced its new line of wearable wristbands that work like a regular TAP card.
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Search For Supposedly Missing 3-Year-Old Girl Is Called OffLAPD is actively searching for a missing three-year old girl who reportedly wandered onto a metro train after her father got off.