Santa Monica

TAP is live on the Big Blue Bus!

Big Blue Bus is now on TAP! Pay w/Stored Value, an EZ transit pass or w/your Access ID card — Big Blue Bus: HIRING BUS DRIVERS (@SMBigBlueBus) February 20, 2015 @SrGaia Yes, systemwide! We decided to launch a bit earlier than March 1st to get everyone TAPing. — [continue reading]

Metro Board Member Pam O’Connor appointed to state task force on mileage-based user fees

Long-time Santa Monica Council Member and Metro Board Member Pam O’Connor has been appointed to a California Transportation Commission task force exploring milage-based user fees in the state. California and the federal government currently raise money for transportation projects by taxing each gallon of gasoline that motorists purchase. The problem is twofold: no one [continue reading]