Transportation News

I-5 Empire Project groundbreaking

This morning, Metro Board Director Ara Najarian and Deputy CEO Lindy Lee participated in groundbreaking ceremonies for the Empire Project which will enhance travel along Interstate 5 in Burbank. Metro is supplying $180 million of the total $355 million budget and improvements include a new carpool lane, building a new [continue reading]

Transportation headlines, Wednesday, May 28

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Transportation headlines, Wednesday, May 21

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Transportation headlines, Tuesday, May 20

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Transportation headlines, Monday, May 19

Have a transportation-related article you think should be included in headlines? Drop me an email! And don’t forget, Metro is on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. Pick your social media poison!  Riding the Metro (L.A. Register)  A reporter with the new L.A. Register takes a few rides on Metro Rail and then compares it to the D.C. [continue reading]