Notes of interest to Glendale on Move LA’s “strawman” proposal for the 2016 ballot- a new 1/2 cent county sales tax – from discussions at the recent day-long meeting with transportation sector leaders, advocacy groups and elected officials. Mentions: Burbank/Bob Hope Airport terminal and intermodal facility improvements, Doran Street rail crossing, reduced transit fares for students?, and a “Grand Boulevards” proposal […]
LA County Supervisor Michael Antonovich cited “A regional transportation system that meets all of our needs and not just some of them” “Rail connections to all our major airports” and “Synchronization between regional transit providers and local operators” [such as the Glendale Beeline] as his priorities on the MTA. He […]
South Pasadena clarification to Metro Board re SR-710 study and 2012 Regional Transportation Plan.
LA Transportation Cmte opposes 710 tunnel, surface routes.
Pasaadena meeting draws more than 400 opposing SR-710 extension.
Glendale, nearby cities, council object to transportation priorities in regional plan.
Measure R Project Delivery Committee to consider 710 Tunnel Project’s next steps, ahead of May MTA Board of Directors meeting in Los Angeles.
Metropolitan Transportation Authority submits the westside extension project for federal funding, California Governor Schwarzenegger submits an application for a share of $8 billion in federal recovery funds for high-speed rail, and transportation planners discuss the necessity of integrated transportation networks and public support to build out the system.