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MTA hears views on planned Southeast rail line

SOUTH GATE — The Metropolitan Transportation Authority hosted the last of four public scoping meetings June 24 to initiate environmental studies for a new 20-mile light rail line that would connect downtown Los Angeles to southeast L.A. The new line would stretch from downtown Los Angeles to Cerritos, passing through the Arts District, Little Tokyo, Read More…

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COMMUNITY CALENDAR: Transit corridor meeting planned in Huntington Park

The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority conducts a public meeting from 10 a.m. to noon June 24 at the Huntington Park Community Center, 6925 Salt Lake Ave., to initiate environmental studies for the West Santa Ana Branch Transit Corridor, a new 20-mile light rail transit line that would link downtown Los Angeles with Southeast Read More…

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MTA provides funds to study Eco-Rapid rail project

LOS ANGELES — Construction preparation for a rail line that will connect Union Station downtown with Artesia and cities in between will begin with an environmental impact study and community outreach efforts. The Metropolitan Transportation Authority Board of Directors has unanimously approved a funding agreement with the Gateway Cities Council of Governments, based in Paramount, Read More…