Metro Transportation Library & Archive

Metro Library debuts new interactive timeline and family tree for L.A. transit history

  The Metro Transportation Library & Archive have been hard at work producing two new tools that explain Los Angeles transit history dating back to 1874. This week, the Library unveils an interactive timeline allowing users to better understand the 140-year evolution of local transit from numerous private street railroads into publicly-governed agencies. [continue reading]

How to find information about Metro

Metro fields questions everyday about the agency. Many questions are routine and concern the operation of Metro’s bus and rail lines. Others, however, aim to get a deeper understanding of how the agency works. In many cases, journalists, citizens, community groups and private businesses use the state Public Records Act [continue reading]