| Mar 12, 2015
| 6:10 PM
The Metrolink commuter rail system's board of directors on Friday is expected to hire Art Leahy, the former head of the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority, as the railroad's chief executive officer.
Leahy, 66, is a veteran...
| Mar 12, 2015
| 10:38 AM
Los Angeles County transportation officials on Thursday chose the leader of Denver's transit agency to guide the Metropolitan Transportation Authority through the next phase of a multibillion-dollar expansion of its rail system and efforts to eliminate...
| Mar 11, 2015
| 1:57 PM
Los Angeles Mayor and Metro board chairman Eric Garcetti hopes to hire Denver's transportation chief as the next head of the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority, according to sources familiar with the process.
| Mar 6, 2015
| 1:32 PM
Any major modifications to the unfinished 710 Freeway, one of Los Angeles County’s most persistent transportation controversies, would cost billions of dollars and take years to complete, according to environmental documents released Friday.
| Feb 26, 2015
| 6:56 PM
Los Angeles County light-rail and subway trains ran 83 red lights in the last four years, according to agency data.
The Blue Line, which connects Long Beach with downtown Los Angeles, recorded two-thirds of the violations, and averaged more than one per...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 1:38 PM
Uber might want to replace your car, but it’s not ready to replace Los Angeles County's buses and trains. At least, not yet.
The ride-hailing company, which connects riders with drivers via a mobile app, said on Thursday it sees itself as...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 2:42 PM
More than one in five Metro passengers were subjected to unwanted sexual advances or behavior while riding Metro trains and buses in Los Angeles County during the first half of 2014, according to a new survey.
As part of a semi-annual customer review, ...
| Feb 16, 2015
| 8:49 PM
The windows on two Metro buses shattered Monday night when they were struck by pellets in South Los Angeles, authorities said.
About 7 p.m., a Metro bus traveling east on Imperial Highway approaching Central Avenue was hit by a barrage of pellets,...
| Feb 14, 2015
| 3:11 PM
A 17-year-old boy was struck by a stray bullet Friday night while riding a Metro bus in South Los Angeles, authorities said.
The shooting occurred about 10:15 p.m. after an altercation between a motorist and three men at Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 4:15 PM
Although the Billy Strayhorn jazz hit “Take the A Train” played in the main concourse of the Los Angeles Union Station for Ascencia’s ninth anniversary gala on Jan. 31, it was the Metro Rail Gold Line from Pasadena that dozens of...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 4:00 AM
Soon, walking into Los Angeles Union Station could prompt a highly personalized cellphone message that goes something like this: "Welcome to Union Station. For the Metro Red Line, take the escalator to your right."
The Metropolitan Transportation...