New LADOT General Manager leaves city of San Francisco hanging

The City of Los Angeles city council confirmed new General Manager Seleta Reynolds.  Reynolds is currently the head of San Francisco’s Department of Transportation in the livable streets division.  It is unclear why mayor Eric Garcetti selected someone from San Francisco, as opposed to a native Angeleno, but the city council unanimously approved her, despite concernsContinue reading “New LADOT General Manager leaves city of San Francisco hanging”

Daimler’s Car2go shuts down in London as they expand into Los Angeles

Daimler’s Car2go rent by the minute service recently launched in the South Bay and rates are astronomical at $14/hour.  You can use the car to drive wherever you want but you are only allowed to return the car in what they call the “home” area. 

LACMTA attempts compromise wtih Los Angeles World Airports

Residents in Los Angeles are fuming over the failure of the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transit Authority (LACMTA) to build a rail line that reaches LAX Airport (LAWA).  Construction has begun for the new Crenshaw/LAX line that doesn’t quite reach LAX.  As LACMTA continues to look for solutions, and citing the high cost of tunneling toContinue reading “LACMTA attempts compromise wtih Los Angeles World Airports”