Metro Board Approves Contracts Allowing Local Policing of Transit Stops

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The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority Board (Metro) unanimously approved today contracts with three local law enforcement agencies, including the Long Beach Police Department (LBPD), which will allow it to patrol the city’s portion of the Blue Line.

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New Pilot Project for Security Measures Approved for Long Beach Blue Line Stations

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The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) Board approved today a fare evasion prevention pilot project at four Blue Line stations in downtown Long Beach and a study of potential improvements to the Wardlow Station, which was recently...

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Mayor, Councilman Head to Sacramento to Lobby for Long Beach Representation on Metro Board

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Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia and Councilman Al Austin are heading to Sacramento Thursday, where they plan to lobby for one of two seats on the Metro Board of Directors that would become available under a proposed State Senate...

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