Transportation headlines, weekend edition

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!  Check out the past week’s Metro rider profiles by Zocalo Public Square as part of their ongoing #mylacommute series. New York’s shadow transit (New Yorker)  Really interesting online [continue reading]

The art of transit

photo courtesy Metro Transportation Library and Archive’s Flickr page This photo cracks me up. The year was 1982 and the old RTD — one of Metro’s predecessor agencies — was promoting a mass transit convention by putting tires on an old streetcar and driving around in downtown L.A. traffic. I’m [continue reading]