Metro Unveils $120B Plan To Repair Roads, LA Infrastructure
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Metro Unveils $120B Plan To Repair Roads, LA Infrastructure

November 17, 2019


DISPLACED AND THAT’S COSTING THE COMPANY ABOUT $2 MILLION EVERY DAY. $120 MILLION IN ROAD REPAIR IMPROVEMENTS. TODAY METRO UNVEILED A PLAN TO MAKE DRIVING BETTER FOR ALL OF US. LOUISA HODGE TELLS US HOW METRO PLANS TO PAY FOR THE ROADWORK. REPORTER: TRANSPORTATION TRANSFORMATION. THAT’S WHAT PHILLIP WASHINGTON CALLS THE NEW AND UNPRECEDENTED PLAN INTRODUCED BY L.A. COUNTY METRO. ITS MOST AGGRESSIVE AND EXPENSIVE IN THIS COUNTRY. FOR PART OF THE PLAN OUTLINES A TRANSPORTATION LOGIC THAT WILL WOULD COST MORE THAN $120 BILLION FUNDED THROUGH POTENTIAL BALLOT MEASURE. WOULD ASK FOR A TAX AND CONTINUED EXISTING MEASURED FOR AN EXTRA 18 YEARS. IS A LITTLE HIGH BUT THE CITY NEEDS BETTER PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION. THE PROPOSAL INCLUDES AN INCREASE IN PASSENGERS EVERY YEAR TO. THE PLAN WOULD INCLUDE SPENDING BILLIONS ON CYCLING PEDESTRIAN PROJECTS AND PREPARE TRAIN FACILITIES. 18 MAJOR PRODUCTS WOULD TAKE LACE IN THE FIRST 15 YEARS INCLUDING ADDING NEW FREEWAY LANES NET — AND ONE OF THE MOST AMBITIOUS PROJECTS THE SEPULVEDA TIME I’LL WOULD TEST AND EXPECTED MULTIBILLION DOLLAR PRICE TAG. WHAT WE ARE PROPOSING IS SOME TYPE FOR THE EXPRESS LANE PACKAGE WHERE THERE ARE TOLLS AND A REASONABLE TOLL PRICE TO HELP US PAY FOR THE RAIL. WHILE THIS IS JUST THE BEGINNING OF CHANGES TO COME A PLAN IS NOW IN MOTION BUT THE DECISION ON WHICH ROUTE TO TAKE

3 Comments

  • Reply Matthew September 20, 2016 at 3:44 am

    Yes

  • Reply Wala Lopez June 19, 2018 at 5:43 pm

    If the budget is 120 billion I am 100% convinced the job can be done for half that but the city contracts are always way too expensive on purpose

  • Reply ThePistolero2011 March 3, 2019 at 5:18 pm

    Lol so the people are paying for it not metro

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