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kenyaw The new pedestrian detour @ metrolosangeles #Compton sta is not cool. Have to walk 1500′ around construction. http://plixi.com/p/69330323
Complaints and criticism:
Kythera Got to Slauson/Alviso at 9:05am. 9:20am now, and still no 108. Yep, it’s Monday… # metrolosangeles
MissGwenn @ I don’t understand TAP card! Need to get one for me and my 8 year old but last night it chargd $75 good to the 31st of Jan? metrolosangeles
koffiekommie Another power outage @ , REALLY!? metrolosangeles
smrtmnky @ your NB 212 routes are in severe need of review. I have been at Prairie/Century since 5:40PM metrolosangeles HecAndrade Bought a monthly TAP card to ride @ buses w/o having to carry change. STILL have to pay xtra for “express” lines. metrolosangeles
Observations in transit plus a few good ideas, after the jump.
Observations in transit:
hnjohnso Just ran two blocks to catch @ 204. Not impressive until you factor in my cheap plastic flip-flops. Ouch. metrolosangeles
emiglio Also I’m glad I’m not the only dudeonabike that takes the 4 through echo park # metrolosangeles #lazy #morebikeracks
justridingalong Whenever I hear the Crenshaw stop announcement on the @ Green line, I still think of Boyz In The Hood. Can you drive stick? metrolosangeles sallywasmyride I love see the snow covered peaks while on the blue line @ metrolosangeles
anyonebutgil #protip move past the line of people putting in cash on # buses and just use your TAP card. word. metrolosangeles
NathanUnbound @ Silver Line is a convenient way downtown until @ metrolosangeles ExpoLine opens… but it’d be nice if the bus stopped in Patsaouras Plaza.
3po1nt0 @ wishful thinking but how about a lower price for February metro/regional pass (in the future) bc there are 2-3 less days? metrolosangeles PaperPastries @ heres a vote for women only subway cars. I’m sick of being harassed for being a) a woman and b) alone metrolosangeles