Metro Investment Report

June 27, 2007

LAWA Launches Palmdale Commercial Air Service, Supports United with Incentives

L.A./Ontario Airport Manager Jess Romo discusses recent changes at LAWA and the agency's goals for regional air travel.

June 27, 2007

L.A. Bureau of Sanitation Successfully Managing Mounting Waste Flow

Director Rita Robinson discusses the Bureau of Sanitation's pursuit of a cleaner, greener, and landfill-free L.A.

June 27, 2007

Metro Board Member Yaroslavsky Proposes East-West Congestion Relief

While Metro explores his controversial proposal to transform Pico and Olympic boulevards into one-way streets, Supervisor Yaroslavsky talks about Metro's efforts to improve transit in L.A.

May 24, 2007

California's Climate Change Legislation Serves as Example for Nation and the World

Former CalEPA Secretary Terry Tamminen is spreading the word about California's leadership in climate change mitigation.

May 24, 2007

Riverside Public Utilities Meets Ambitious Green Goals-And Strives for More

With a coordinated effort between the utilities agency and the municipal government, the city of Riverside is fighting climate change on many fronts.

May 24, 2007

California Has Gone Green: Legislature & Governor Align on Climate Change

Former Assemblymember Fran Pavley, author of two of California's groundbreaking climate change laws, looks forward to a cleaner, greener state.

May 24, 2007

California Energy Commission Weighs In On State's Clean Energy Policies

AB 32 gives the Energy Commission new motivation and new tools to continue their efforts to promote efficiency and reliability, according to Energy Commission Chair Jackalyne Pfannensteil.

May 24, 2007

Caltrans Begins Study of 710 Extension: Controversy Vs. Connectivity

District Director Doug Failing discusses plans to go underground to fill in the final gap in the region's freeway system.

April 23, 2007

Western Riverside COG Funds Construction of Local Roads Through Transportation Mitigation Fee

Western Riverside County hits on a fruitful way to marry transportation to land use, according to WRCOG's Rick Bishop.

April 23, 2007

New California Network Campaigns to Promote Fiscal Responsibility Throughout California

Fred Silva contends that California is not facing an immediate fiscal crisis, but trends in Sacramento do not bode well.



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