Metro Blue Line Closures Cancelled This Weekend For Long Beach Pride Festival

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Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn announced Tuesday that Metro will reschedule the closure of two Blue Line stations originally scheduled to take place this weekend.
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Metro Encourages Environmentally-Friendly Transportation with Free Rides on Earth Day

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Metro has approved free rides on all 170 routes and six major rail lines of its Metro Bus and Rail System on Earth Day on Sunday, April 22.
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After Nearly Two Decades, Metro Board Approves $6 Billion Construction of 710 Freeway Improvements

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The project, which is expected to take about 40 years to complete, is not expected to break ground until about 2022.
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Displacement Worries Those Whose Homes, Businesses Could Be In the 710 Expansion’s Path As Metro Board Heads to a Vote

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The plan to widen the 710 Freeway will likely take another step forward when the full Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority Board (Metro) votes Thursday morning.
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Board of Supervisors Opposes State Bill Granting Long Beach Seat on Metro Board

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The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors stands in official opposition to a state bill that would reduce the number of county seats on the Metropolitan Transportation Authority Board of Directors, while giving the City of Long Beach, the...

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Long Beach Awarded $23 Million by Metro For Transportation Improvement Projects

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The City of Long Beach announced it, along with the Port of Long Beach (POLB) and Long Beach Transit (LBT), received a $23 million grant from the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority Thursday.

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Community Invited to Share Input on Metro Blue Line Access During Saturday Art Walk

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Long Beach residents will have the opportunity to voice their thoughts on how the city can best improve pedestrian access to Metro Blue Line stations during this Saturday’s monthly East Village "2nd Saturday Art Walk."

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Phillip Washington Named as New Metro CEO

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Following the departure of Art Leahy as CEO of the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro), Metro Chair and Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti has announced Phillip Washington as Leahy's replacement.

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Art Leahy Announces Departure as CEO of Metro

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Art Leahy, who started his transportation career as a bus operator 44 years ago, has announced he will leave his position as CEO of Metro on April 5, when his current contract expires.

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Metro to Offer Free Rides for the Holidays

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Long Beach and Los Angeles county residents can travel safely and easily to their holiday parties and gatherings once again, thanks to Metro. The multimodal transportation agency will offer free holiday rides on all Metro Bus and Rail lines...

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