Interesting news release below from the Center for Transportation Excellence — sounds like there’s a lot at stake at the polls tomorrow besides whose fanny gets to sit in various elected offices: The Center for Transportation Excellence is monitoring 19 transportation measures on ballots in 12 states tomorrow. If all [continue reading]
How do the FasTrak® transponders determine who’s traveling in the ExpressLanes? How do they do that? is a series for The Source that explores the technology that helps keep Metro running and passengers and other commuters moving. Some of it applies directly to the trains, buses and freeways, and some [continue reading]
Here is a look at some of the transportation headlines gathered by us and the Metro Library. The full list of headlines is posted on the Library’s Headlines blog, which you can also access via email subscription or RSS feed. Transit in New York area still trying to recover from [continue reading]
This Sunday is Daylight Saving, and clocks around Los Angeles will be turning back an hour at 2 a.m. Those attending HARD Day of the Dead, don’t worry, Metro Rail service will continue running 30 – 40 minutes after the event regardless of the official time on the clock. However, for [continue reading]
Here is the full transcript from the live web chat with ExpressLanes Executive Officer Stephanie Wiggins from last Friday about Metro’s ExpressLanes project, which opens on the 110 freeway on Saturday. To get a FasTrak transponder to use the lanes — and everyone who uses the lanes must have one [continue reading]
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We’re at t-minus eight days until the opening of the ExpressLanes on the 110 freeway on Saturday, Nov. 10. We’ve been posting tips from the ExpressLanes teams on how to use the lanes. Today’s lesson: how to get into and out of them! From the team: “It’s important to note [continue reading]
Here is a look at some of the transportation headlines gathered by us and the Metro Library. The full list of headlines is posted on the Library’s Headlines blog, which you can also access via email subscription or RSS feed. Transit tax measure fuels debate over price of fares (L.A. [continue reading]
Don’t miss AFI FEST, going on now until Nov. 8. This film fest brings you the best of this year’s cinema, from studio blockbusters to indie hits. Film tickets are free and are needed to get into the movie of your choice. A full schedule of events is online. [continue reading]
The all clear was declared at 4:30 a.m.