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Transportation headlines, Friday, July 11

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!  Guest editorial: don’t destroy the Orange Line, improve it (Streetsblog L.A.)  Annie Weinstock and Stephanie Lotshaw argue that there is no need to convert the [continue reading]

Transportation headlines, Monday, April 7

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!  Move LA’s Measure R 2 proposal, including their rail fantasy map (Streetsblog L.A.)  A look at the activist group’s “strawman proposal” for a half-cent sales tax [continue reading]

Musicians to celebrate Bach's birthday March 21 with free public performances

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ipzR9bhei_o] Musicians around the world will be celebrating Johann Sebastian Bach’s 329th birthday this Friday, March 21, with free performances in subways and other public spaces. The idea is to bring a little music into people’s daily lives and hopefully inspire some future classical music lovers! Several performances will be taking place [continue reading]

Transportation headlines, Monday, March 3

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!  Have bike, will ride train — if only Metro will provide bike lockers (L.A. Times)  Good opinion piece by Nicolas Goldberg. His dilemma: he wants [continue reading]