LA has a Subway? - LA Part 2: Episode 64

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Today, we're talking about LA's rail renaissance. Just how did America's greatest car metropolis set itself on the road to a more sustainable future? Find out, after The News.


References & notes

  1. [1] Mass Transit: City of Edmonton begins service on Valley Line Southeast LRT
  2. [2] LA Metro's The Source: L.A. Olympics and Paralympics: what our transit system will look like in 2028
  3. [3] Metro's Primary Resources: History of Monorail Proposals in Los Angeles and Southern California
  4. [4] MiceChat: Why the Monorail Failed in Los Angeles
  5. [5] US Inflation Calculator
  6. [6] ABC7 Los Angeles: Violent crime is higher than pre-pandemic levels on LA metro; officials work to find best solutions
  7. [7] Curbed: Los Angeles's Metro Is Using Classical Music as a Weapon
  8. [8] Transportation History: 1990: The Los Angeles Metro Rail Goes Into Service
  9. [9] UrbanRail.Net: Los Angeles
  10. [10] PBS SoCal: The History and Rebirth of L.A.'s Public Transit
  11. [11] UCLA: A look at the history and future of rail transit in L.A.
  12. [12] Streetsblog Los Angeles: Ten Reasons to Ditch the Sepulveda Monorail Proposal Now
  13. [13] Wikipedia: Los Angeles Metro Rail
  14. [14] Wikipedia: History of the LACMTA
  15. [15] Wikipedia: Southern California Rapid Transit District
  16. [16] Wikipedia: Los Angeles Metropolitan Transit Authority
  17. [17] Wikipedia: History of Los Angeles Metro Rail and Busway
  18. [18] Wikipedia: Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority