Welcome to Twitter Tuesday, a weekly feature here at The Source in which we’ll round up the latest Metro related tweets in the Twitterverse. To follow Metro on Twitter just search for @MetroLosAngeles. We recommend adding the #MetroLosAngeles tag to your tweets to get our attention.
We’ve been posting transit pictures and opened up a Flickr group, but some photographers are worried about the legality of snapping pix on Metro:
I’ve been taking pictures of Metro for years and have never been arrested, but if you’re worried check out Metro’s photography guidelines – there’s just a few – and stick to them.
More commentary on the recent fare incraese:
Thoughts on the Wilshire bus lanes project:
Bus service – the good, the bad and the ugly:
We asked, what’s your favorite rail line:
We tweeted about rail ridership numbers being up:
And the Twitterverse was quick to take issue with our phrasing:
Seems like every week we get tweet from people wanting 24-hour rail service:
Personally, I love the idea – but the truth is most cities do not have 24-hour rail service. New York City is actually a rare exception. Even world-renowned rail transit systems in London and Tokyo shut down around 1 a.m.
Here are some miscellaneous tweets to finish up this week’s roundup: