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Don't widen any more freeways. Just make buses better

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Wed, 02/21/2018 (All day)

El Camino Real, the steamers that whipped around Cape Horn during the Gold Rush, the Big Four, I-5, Uber — all are testaments to California's obsession with cutting down on travel time. Every generation has hailed a new savior for our traffic woes, only to eventually complain about it. I'm sure even Father Serra at some point cursed PCH at rush hour between Ventura and Santa Barbara.

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Is anyone in charge at L.A. City Hall?

Published: 
Wed, 02/07/2018 (All day)

"You were had," said one angry taxpayer.

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Could a ferry solve the Westside’s traffic problem?

Published: 
Mon, 02/05/2018 (All day)

Fantasizing about more transportation options occupies the time of any Westsider sitting in gridlock.

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Southern Californians are on a car-buying spree, and that's cutting deeply into transit ridership, study says

Published: 
Thu, 02/01/2018 (All day)

The vast majority of public transit agencies across Southern California, from modest municipal carriers to the West Coast's largest bus system, have watched their ridership numbers fall off a cliff over the last five years.