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A $1.6 billion proposal to expand the Universal Studios theme park and production facilities won final approval from the Los Angeles City Council on Tuesday and now faces a county review before work can begin.
Alternatives Anaylsis for the SR-710 Project has been released on the Metro website.
The attempt to end hostilities in the Owens Valley pleases residents, but has them wondering why it hasn't come earlier.
A Fashion District property owner is in the very early stage of planning a transformation of 10 acres of mostly unused produce warehouses into a $1 billion hub of housing, office space, hotel rooms and a college campus.
Irrigation in California’s Central Valley pours so much water vapor into the atmosphere that it significantly drives up summer rainfall and runoff in the Southwest, according to a new study.
Kern County supported Mitt Romney by one of the state’s most lopsided margins, and its local congressman, Kevin McCarthy, is the majority whip and a hard-line conservative. Yet the area is heavily dependent on the farming industry, which has hailed the latest immigration reform proposals.
Commuter rail uses paper tickets. Light rail and subways use plastic “TAP” farecards. And riders sometimes transfer between systems without paying. That could get complicated when one of those systems begins to latch its turnstiles later this year.
Reconnecting America, a nonprofit that "advises civic and community leaders on how to overcome community development challenges," has updated its online map of the country's major transit projects.
Los Angeles County transportation officials on Friday released the final version of their analysis of alternatives for closing the so-called “710 gap” between Alhambra and Pasadena, setting the stage for more vigorous environmental review.
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