LA Metro

September 21, 2017

Eco-Rapid Transit: Metro Light Rail to Connect Southeast County & DTLA

Michael Kodama explains the economic potential of the West Santa Ana Branch Corridor "megaproject"—a proposed light rail connecting Downtown Los Angeles to the underserved Southeast L.A. County.

September 21, 2017

L.A. Union Station’s Perimeter Redesign is All About Access to Transit

Elizabeth Carvajal and Jenna Hornstock address how perimeter improvements to Union Station could bring L.A.'s transportation infrastructure to the world stage.

June 28, 2017

Modernizing LAX & Planning Los Angeles

Sean Burton, president of the Board of Airport Commissioners and CEO of CityView, explains the complete transformation slated for LAX.

June 24, 2017

Metro's Phil Washington: Update on LA's 21st Century Transportation Build-Out

The proposed federal budget would cut transportation infrastructure funding by 13 percent. Metro CEO Phil Washington discusses the impact of losing that support.

November 17, 2016

LA County Voters Approve Measure M: An Evergreen Tax Increase to Improve Traffic

A press conference celebrating the passage of Measure M included Eric Garcetti, Paul Krekorian, Mike Bonin, Hilda Solis, and Lindsey Horvath.

June 30, 2011

AIA|LA-Dwell Hosts Symposium: The Architecture of Transportation

A panel of luminaries and leaders look to the future of transportation (while keeping an eye on the past).

May 2, 2011

Mayor Villaraigosa's State of the City Address; The Theme: ‘A New Contract'

In April, Mayor Villaraigosa delivered the State of the City address at Jefferson High School with plenty of work left to do in his final term.

March 31, 2011

Westside Urban Forum Panel: "R" We There Yet?

The March gathering of WUF featured David Abel, Richard Katz, Denny Zane, and David Grannis, who shared the current political, financing, and planning state of Measure R.

August 2, 2010

Martha Welborne: New Chief of Strategic Planning for L.A. Metro

Martha Welborne will supervise planning of the Measure R build-out and, for the time being, continue her duties as managing director of the Grand Avenue Committee.

November 3, 2009

James Rojas: ‘Everyone Likes to Create': An Interactive Public Participation Experience

A Metro transportation planner helps citizens engage with planning and design via an interactive model built from toys and found items.

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