Federal Transit Administration

Metro staff report updates the alternatives for Airport Metro Connector project; alternatives focus on connecting light rail to people mover

One of the more notable Measure R projects under study is the Airport Metro Connector, which seeks to connect the Metro Rail system to Los Angeles International Airport. The latest: Metro staff in collaboration with Los Angeles World Airports (the city of Los Angeles agency that oversees LAX) are recommending [continue reading]

Transportation headlines, Tuesday, December 10

Have a transportation-related article you think should be included in headlines? Drop me an email! And don’t forget, Metro is on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. Pick your social media poison! ART OF TRANSIT: A nice wintery scene, courtesy of Amtrak’s Instagram feed. Rail to River: a Vision (Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas website) Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas is [continue reading]

Federal government shutdown update

Here’s the update from Metro government relations staff from late Friday — doesn’t appear much has changed over the weekend: While the U.S. Senate has moved to adopt a continuing resolution to keep the federal government operating at a level consistent with sequestration levels ($986 billion), it remains unclear what [continue reading]