From the Metro announcement updated April 16, 2014: “…release of the draft environmental impact report/environmental impact statement (EIR/EIS) for the State Route 710 North Study will be delayed. “…it has become apparent that additional time is required to complete the technical studies, which means that the release of the Draft […]
Help design an online tool for local commuters: take the survey just released by Glendale Transportation Management Associates, a local nonprofit. Survey participants will be entered in a raffle drawing for $300 in prizes. The five-minute survey is open Monday, February 10 through Sunday, February 23.
Attend Walk Bike Glendale’s monthly steering committee meeting February 10, 7pm. You don’t have to be a member to attend. The committee will be sharing results of its strategic planning retreat and recent work with the city on topics such as Ciclavia, applying for Active Transportation Program funding and the Pedestrian Safety Task Force […]
Metro Art (Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Agency) is hosting free workshops to inform artists about a variety of upcoming opportunities and how to apply for them. The workshops are for artists only and will be held in February and March at locations throughout LA County; each workshop will cover […]
State Senator Carol Liu sent this letter August 6 to MTA Chief Executive Officer Art Leahy and Caltrans Director Malcolm Dougherty (1) adding to her original request for a copy of the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the two agencies to include a request for the “written justification” and the […]
Director Ara Najarian’s motion asking for clarification on which agency is legally responsible for the SR-710 study passed at the MTA April board meeting. Set to be brought back in July, Najarian found out the week before that the item wasn’t on the agenda. After he got it back onto […]
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 […]
Sunroom Desk Paperweight links, excerpts from summer editorial battles over 710 Tunnel project.
Glendale, California perspective on budget crisis: why billions for disputed freeway extensions when education cuts are drastic?
Glendale Mayor Ara Najarian questions 710 Tunnel project costs at One Community forum.
No 710 Tunnel Coalition member / South Pasadena Mayor Dr. Richard Schneider urges Governor-elect Jerry Brown to stop the project.