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MTA plans meetings on proposed bus service changes

LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s Board of Directors agreed last week to move forward with a series of public meetings on a proposed overhaul of the agency’s vast bus system in hopes of attracting more riders. The NextGen Bus Plan is intended to increase ridership primarily by slashing wait and Read More…

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CicLAvia brings bicyclists to Hollywood, WeHo

HOLLYWOOD — You didn’t need a car to take a tour of some of Hollywood’s icons Aug. 18. CicLAvia, a car-free event promoting bicycling, rollerblading and walking, took place along a new 6.5-mile route where stretches of Santa Monica Boulevard, Highland Avenue and Hollywood Boulevard were closed to automobiles from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Read More…

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High court blocks citizenship question on census

LOS ANGELES — Southland elected officials and immigration-rights activists hailed a U.S. Supreme Court ruling June 27 that blocked a citizenship question on the 2020 Census. “This ruling is a victory for an accurate, comprehensive and complete census count,” Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard, D-Los Angeles, said. “[President Donald] Trump is eager to silence the voices of Read More…