MTA Board Approves Fare Increases For Buses, RailsThe 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.
LA To Receive $2.1 Billion To Extend Subway Into Beverly HillsFederal 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.
Disbarred Attorney Admits To Stealing $3M From Clients, MTAA disbarred attorney has pleaded no contest to stealing more than $3 million from his clients, including the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority.
KNX On Your Corner: Crenshaw LineHow can a light rail project morph into a job creator, a trainer of skilled labor for the next 30 years, while possibly establishing economic hubs all along its proposed route?
Express Lanes Trimming Commute Times On 110 FreewayMore Southland drivers are using the Harbor (110) Freeway now that express lanes have been put into use, transit officials said Wednesday.
MTA Board Approves $1.3B Construction Of Crenshaw/LAX LineThere will be a new way to take a train to the plane.
$25K Reward Offered In Studio City Bus Driver AssaultThe Metropolitan Transit Agency is offering a $25,000 reward for information leading to a suspect who assaulted a bus driver in the San Fernando Valley.
Double-Deck The 405? MTA To Hear From Public On Sepulveda Pass When it comes to relieving traffic along one of the nation's busiest stretches of freeway, the Metropolitan Transit Authority appears ready to consider all possibilities.
89-Year-Old Man Dies 3 Weeks After Being Beaten On MTA BusOfficials said that an 89-year-old man beaten on an MTA bus three weeks ago died yesterday.
Delayed 405 Expansion Project Likely To Go Over BudgetWhen completed, the 405 expansion project will create the nation's longest High Occupancy Vehicle Lane - or carpool lane - running a continuous 48 miles. It is also likely to come in over its $1.1 billion budget.
LA Transit Official Has Concerns About Derailment The head of the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority has asked the agency's inspector general to investigate an alignment problem on the new Expo Line that experts believe could pose a risk of derailment if left uncorrected.
'Flawed' Design In Expo Light Rail Line Prompts Calls For InspectionThe 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.
Metro Board Approves Plans For First Phase Of Westide Subway ExtensionThe Metropolitan Transportation Authority Board of Directors Thursday approved plans for the first phase of a $5.6 billion extension of the Purple Line subway toward the westside, but delayed action on the next two segments so it can consider objections to a tunnel under Beverly Hills High School.
MTA Ridership Soars As Gas Prices Expected To Test Record High Drivers are expected to continue trading in their keys for a Metro pass as gas prices begin to inch towards the record high of $4.62 per gallon.
Sheriff: Shots Fired At MTA Bus In South LADeputies are responding to a report of shots fired at a Metro Transportation Authority bus in South Los Angeles.