The art of transit

photo by ExpoLightRail, via Flickr photostream That’s a view looking east from the bridge over La Brea for the Expo Line, taken a couple of weeks ago. I thought given the main topic of today’s Board of Directors meeting — building more transit, i.e. the Westside Subway Extension and Regional [continue reading]

And the other winners were…

The $546-million federal loan given to the Crenshaw/LAX Line by the U.S. Department of Transportation was actually one of more than 70 “Tiger” grants awarded by the agency this past week. More than 1,000 projects applied. The loan to the Crenshaw/LAX line was the largest. Here’s the press release from [continue reading]