Transportation News

New hotline launched to assist victims of sexual harassment on Metro system

Furthering its commitment to assist transit passengers who have experienced unwanted sexual contact, Metro today announced a first-of-its-kind 24/7 sexual harassment counseling hotline. The hotline, 1-844-Off-Limits (633-5464), will be staffed by counselors from the community advocacy organization Peace Over Violence, which has 45 years of experience counseling victims of sexual abuse [continue reading]

How We Roll, Jan. 11: Go Metro to Lucas Museum, ranking cities by jobs near transit, the next U.S. Transpo Secretary

The Art of Transit today is a no-brainer, given the winter storm that has descended on the Sierra Nevada the past few days. To wit: #CAStorm @jarrettmjackson of Mammoth Lakes, #California 1/9/17: "I'm too tired from shoveling snow to tweet anything…"#StormHour — Ed Joyce (@EdJoyce) January 9, 2017 Wondering [continue reading]