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In the face of efforts to repeal California's gas tax, Gov. Brown leads the pushback

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| As a GOP-based effort to repeal hikes in gas and diesel taxes and vehicle fees gains ground, Gov. Jerry Brown and other officials launch a defense of the increases.

One of 3 planned bridges over LA River breaks ground

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The multimodal bridge connecting Atwater Village with Griffith Park will take until late 2019 to construct at a cost of $16 million.

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Want a free ride on Elon Musk's test tunnel? It could happen soon

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Musk tweeted Thursday that, pending regulatory approvals, free rides will be offered to the public in a few months. He also posted an Instagram video of the tunnel.

New Metrolink station opening near Burbank airport

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A stop on the Antelope Valley Line eases the way for travelers, although the train runs infrequently and costs more than Metro rail or bus.

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Why is busy Vermont Avenue getting a busway instead of rail?

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Building a rail line down Vermont would serve more riders than any of L.A. Metro's light rails, but rail isn't planned for another 50 years.

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How should the new Artesia rail go through DTLA?

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L.A. Metro is seeking public comment on eight route options that would take the Artesia light rail line through crowded downtown.

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Electric vehicle drivers' free rides in LA toll lanes are ending. Here's why

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Trying to reduce congestion with tolls and encouraging electric vehicles in the same lanes has slowed down traffic. The issue highlights a policy clash.

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Could a gondola to Dodger Stadium solve traffic woes? That's LA mayor's pitch

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The company behind the proposal wants to create a zero-emission transit line up to Dodger Stadium. It's not the first time the idea has come up.

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