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Southern California Leads the Nation in Air Pollution Deaths

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For Southern California natives, air pollution has been an issue we face every day. Unfortunately, a recent study paints a picture of just how bad the smog really is. Researchers have found that more than a thousand people are actually dying each year as a result of Southern California’s infamously bad air quality. Pollution levels constantly exceed what’s considered […]

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Metro Unveils Brand New Website

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Metro rolled out its new-and-improved website yesterday, equipped with a completely redesigned trip planner. And they’re letting the public test the beta version before launching the official site in January. From now through the end of the year, you can preview beta.metro.net and try their trip planner, which has been re-engineered to include multi-modal options and up-to-date service alerts. That […]

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America’s Most Transit-Friendly Cities

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Los Angeles is an amazing city, famous for its near perfect weather, outdoor activities and its close proximity to famed beaches. In fact, Los Angeles might be considered America’s most perfect city if it weren’t for its notorious traffic. But is the traffic really that bad? Not so, says a recent Trulia article, Driving vs. […]

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What’s the New BruinTAP for Transit Program?

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Our new BruinTAP for Transit program makes it even easier for you to ride transit! Now, you can buy a BruinGO! Flash Pass and/or a Go Metro pass online and load both passes onto one TAP card! And all you have to do when you take transit is TAP your card and go! Plus, when you purchase […]

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Best Places in the US for Green Living

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The idea of a sustainable city—one where both the city and its residents do their part in maintaining a green environment—may seem like a pipe dream, but there are cities right here in the U.S. that are making that dream a reality. When examining cities in the nation based on transportation, waste management, quality of the […]

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