Friday, June 28, 2013

After 20 years of talk, Crenshaw/LAX rail line gets green light

After 20 years of talk, Crenshaw/LAX rail line gets green light: Metro OKs a $2-billion contract to build a light-rail line through South Los Angeles to the airport.

After some last-minute fiscal reshuffling, transportation officials gave a green light to the proposed Crenshaw/LAX light-rail line on Thursday, capping years of controversy over the train's route through South Los Angeles.