Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority

Penny and Phil Sound Bite

2014 American Public Transportation Conference

At a time when gas prices are hovering just below 4 dollars a gallon, it might be time to consider public transportation. In fact, more and more people are doing just that. Ridership numbers are […]

03/10/2014

LA Union Station

Los Angeles Metro ending free train rides

LOS ANGELES (AP) — From now on, there’s no free ride on the Los Angeles subway. The Daily News says an honor system that allowed fare-fudging riders through downtown turnstiles is over. As of Wednesday […]

06/19/2013

New tracks open at Union Station

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – State and local transportation officials today celebrated the opening of three new tracks and a renovated train platform at Union Station. The tracks and new platform will expand capacity and improve […]

10/17/2012

LA County to get $546 million loan for train line

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Los Angeles County will receive more than a half-billion dollars in federal money to build a long-awaited commuter rail line linking downtown areas with Los Angeles International Airport through some of […]

10/01/2012