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710 Tunnel: Checkmate!

31 May

710 TUNNEL: CHECKMATE! May 25, 2017 The METRO Board voted unanimously (12-0) Thursday morning to abandon the proposed 710 single bore freeway tunnel through El Sereno, South Pasadena and SW Pasadena, to be replaced with: “Mobility improvements that are fundable with existing resources (to) bring some relief to affected corridor cities.” Fiscal practicality and the […]

710 Tunnel: “The Dark Backward?”

21 May

710 Tunnel: “The Dark Backward?”  You may have read in Pasadena NOW and in the Star-News this week that Mayor Tornek plans to seek council support and ask Pasadena voters to repeal Measure A, the 2001 initiative requiring the city to “be in favor” of the 710 extension (tunnel). http://www.pasadenanow.com/main/mayor-tornek-we-must-repeal-measure-a/#.VzuTy5ErLct http://www.sgvtribune.com/general-news/20160517/pasadena-mayor-pursues-repeal-of-2001-measure-supporting-710-extension Such repeal would allow […]

June DEIR Metro Meeting

20 May

A 5th public meeting regarding the draft environmental impact report for the 710 North extension has been added. Saturday June 20, 2015 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. D.W. Griffith Middle School Auditorium 4765 E 4th St Los Angeles, CA, 90022 Public comment on the 26,625 page report is due by July 6th, 2015 To make […]