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Red Line and DASH Efforts Show How Serious Businesses Are About Transit

By Eric Richardson — September 09, 2008 — 5 Comments

On Wednesday afternoon, a pair of motions that look to expand public transportation will be presented the same way: businesses want this service, and they want it...


Central City East DASH Kickoff Eric Richardson

DASH Comes to Central City East

By Ed Fuentes and Eric Richardson — September 04, 2008 — 3 Comments

Councilmembers Jan Perry and Jose Huizar joined LADOT staff and representatives from Little Tokyo and Central City East on Thursday morning to kick off service on...


Blurred Bus

By Eric Richardson — September 02, 2008 — 7 Comments

LADOT is working with AEG to develop a nighttime DASH route that would connect LA Live and the Music Center, providing service until midnight on Friday and Saturday...


tower Ed Fuentes

First Street Bridge Prepares for Widening

By Ed Fuentes — September 02, 2008 — 2 Comments

One of the First Street Viaduct's western arches has been removed and placed on the short jog of N. Santa Fe as crews prepare to widen the roadway. The work is...


Media Time

By Eric Richardson — August 29, 2008 — 1 Comment

Just over one month ago, the Dodger Trolley kicked off service with a star-studded first run that included the Mayor and multiple city councilmembers. At launch...


City Hall Shuttle Eric Richardson

City Hall Shuttle Takes Last Laps; DASH A Reroute Tuesday

By Eric Richardson — August 29, 2008 — 1 Comment

You have until 6:30pm to take a last ride on the City Hall Shuttle, the free circulator that runs between different city office locations in the Civic Center. It...


Curb Cut Eric Richardson

Just What Makes a Widening?

By Eric Richardson — August 19, 2008 — 3 Comments

Via the tip form, Jason sends in this question on the work currently taking place next to the Caltrans building:

they are definitely widening 2nd street between...


Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa

By Eric Richardson — August 15, 2008 — 9 Comments

The concept of a Downtown streetcar took another step forward Friday, as the Bringing Back Broadway Trustees voted to create LA Streetcar, Inc. The organization...


Broadway Streetcar Workshop Eric Richardson

Stakeholders Talk All Things Streetcar at Broadway Workshop

By Eric Richardson — August 14, 2008 — 24 Comments

Today at the New LATC, 120 people gathered to talk about Broadway and how a streetcar might function on the important Downtown corridor. That larger-than-expected...


Red Streetcar

By Eric Richardson — August 12, 2008 — 2 Comments

Those who don't work or are able to take a five hour lunch are invited to attend an "Interactive Planning Workshop on the Broadway Streetcar" this Thursday. The...


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By Eric Richardson — August 08, 2008 — 9 Comments

The Central City Association is hoping to make this year's holiday season a bit more car-free, working to line up private sponsorships that would allow the Metro...