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2012-07-30 23:00:44

The Los Angeles Department of Transportation (LADOT) is the newest member of the regional TAP smart card system in Los Angeles County designed and delivered by Cubic Transportation Systems, Inc., a business segment of San Diego-based Cubic Corporation (NYSE:CUB). Value stored on the card can be used on DOT buses as well as other TAP-enabled buses run by Metro and other agencies in the Los Angeles region allowing patrons to use one card for completely seamless travel. San Diego, CA (PRWEB)...

2011-11-18 01:40:00

On Interstate 10 there is a 6 ½ mile area in the vicinity of the highway that is the most dangerous in the vicinity of the Staples Center. There is a 13.1 mile stretch of the 405 Freeway that was rated third on the list in the vicinity of the 105. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) November 17, 2011 The latest Texas Transportation Institute study has ranked Los Angeles Harbor Freeway the number one congested highway in the country. Coming in at a close second is Interstate 10 connection with...

2009-08-18 17:33:00

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- A first-of-its-kind "Harmony Floralscape," a vivid roadside display made up of more than 20,000 live flowers, was unveiled today along the Pasadena Freeway (SR-110) in downtown Los Angeles by Mayor Antonio R. Villaraigosa, officials from Caltrans, Toyota Motor Sales (TMS), U.S.A., Inc., and Greenroad Media, Inc. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090818/LA63150) The Floralscape is one of nine oversized floral designs that will appear...

2008-09-22 15:00:28

Supporters and outside experts will present a steady stream of facts today providing detailed evidence that the proposed route for the completion of State Route 241 to connect with Interstate 5 south of San Clemente is safe for the environment, watershed, wildlife, campers, surfing and the beaches. Jerry Amante, chairman of the Foothill/Eastern Transportation Corridor Agencies (TCA), will be the first speaker in the U.S. Department of Commerce hearing at the Del Mar Fairgrounds and in...

2008-09-05 21:00:12

By Dan Abendschein Two local cities have filed lawsuits to stop a proposed tunnel extension of the 710 Freeway from receiving $780 million in funding. South Pasadena could have the tunnel dug under it, and La Ca ada Flintridge could see additional traffic from the project. The cities filed the suits against the Metropolitan Transportation Authority this week and claimed an environmental impact study has not been done on the project. "You can't fund a project before it goes through an...

2008-09-05 03:00:12

By Dan Abendschein Two local cities have filed lawsuits to stop a proposed tunnel extension of the 710 Freeway from receiving $780 million in funding. South Pasadena could have the tunnel dug under it, and La Ca ada Flintridge could see additional traffic from the project. The cities filed the suits against the Metropolitan Transportation Authority this week and claimed an environmental impact study has not been done on the project. "You can't fund a project before it goes through an...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.