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Steve Hymon

Metro News Now, August 20

Art of DTLA:  View this post on Instagram A post shared by Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (@metrolosangeles)   •Things to listen to whilst transiting: I had no idea making and selling yogurt was so hard. The “How I Built This” podcast looks at the trials and tribulations of [continue reading]

Metro News Now: August 12, 2019

Dept. of Regional Connector:  View this post on Instagram A post shared by Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (@metrolosangeles) Dept. of Go Metro to Sports:  •LAFC has accumulated 55 points this season — the next closest team in the MLS has 45 points (and that team, Philly, isn’t even [continue reading]

Metro News Now! Friday, August 2

Between some vacation time and other duties, it has been a while since I’ve rode herd on transportation-related news. So let’s see if the saddle still fits… •Long interview with Metro CEO Phil Washington at the Planning Report, but some pretty good nuggets in there on Metro’s challenges when it [continue reading]

Recap of July Metro Board meeting

The Metro Board of Directors held their July meeting last Thursday. Here’s a recap and here’s the agenda and here’s the video. Among the actions taken by the Board: •As part of the NextGen Bus Study to restructure the Metro bus system, the Board adopted “Regional Service Concepts.” The concepts [continue reading]