Tag Archives: public transportation

The Doomsday L Train Shutdown Just Might Save NYC

Like Y2K and the Mayan prophecies relating December 21, 2012, the holocaust foreman for New York City comes with that “mark it on your calendar” boast you merely don’t get from bombshell nuclear attack. Here, the end-of-the-world appointment in question is April 2019, when one of its most important linkages between Manhattan and Brooklyn will … Read More

LA’s New Metro Line Won’t Reduce TrafficAnd That’s OK

As of today, those notoriously sun-deprived Angelenos will finally have a new room to get to the beach: light rail. After $1.5 billion spent andfour years of interpretation, the LA Metro is opening an extension of the Expo Line. It’s 6.6 miles of new racetrack, seven brand-new terminals, and a glistening opportunity to travel from … Read More