String of Assaults Stokes Safety Fears on L.A. Metro

Officials want people to step up their use of public transit, but that’s a tough sell when riders keep getting attacked or killed.

Brittany Maldonado 05/16/2024 - 8:44 AM
L.A. Freeway Opens in Time for Thanksgiving Holiday

Los Angeles’ I-10 freeway reopened Sunday night, far ahead of schedule, after a fire damaged a portion of the highway near Alameda Street.

Brittany Maldonado 11/21/2023 - 8:53 AM
Cruise Robo Taxis Banned from Operating on California Roads
The DMV found that Cruise concealed information about a recent incident involving one of its vehicles. 
Felipa 10/26/2023 - 2:45 PM
SANDAG Kills Controversial Mileage Tax

The San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG) voted 15-4 Friday to remove the Regional Road User Charge (RUC) or “mileage tax” from consideration in its 2025 Regional Plan and all future t

Brittany Maldonado 09/28/2023 - 10:41 AM
L.A. Metro Could Create Its Own Police Force

The Los Angeles Metro Board of Directors has voted to explore the creation of its own police department amid concerns about rising crime and lax security on board public transit.

Brittany M. 03/29/2023 - 2:23 PM
Fleeting ZEV Program Causes Heartbreak in One Rural Latino Community

Transportation access has long been a problem for California’s rural farming communities.

Brittany M. 02/23/2023 - 4:56 AM
U.S. Government Announces $5 Billion in Grants for Dangerous California Roads

California will receive $5 billion in grants from the U.S. Department of Transportation to increase road safety for drivers and pedestrians.

Brittany M. 02/09/2023 - 8:30 AM
San Diego Cities Block Republican Mayors From SANDAG, Leaving Board With Dem Majority

The stakes are higher than ever for the San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG). 

Brittany M. 12/22/2022 - 10:06 AM