Case Studies & Examples / Transit

“The Misunderstood Science Behind Fears That a Subway Tunnel Could Blow Up Beverly Hills High School”

June 15, 2012 By Nate Berg ….. “At the end of May, the Metro board approved the alignment under Beverly Hills High by a vote of 7 to 2. Beverly Hills Unified School District promptly filed a lawsuit claiming that Metro violated the California Environmental Quality Act in choosing that alignment. The evidence seems to … Continue reading

Case Studies & Examples / Transit

“Beverly Hills School District Sues Purple Line Subway Project”

Wednesday, May 30, 2012, by Neal Broverman Less than a week after Metro gave the go ahead on the full nine-mile extension of the Purple Line subway, the Beverly Hills school district has filed suit to stop their plans–the suit was filed the same day the LA Times editorial board excoriated BH for the second time for attempting to stymie the decades-in-the-making project (the LAT basically said … Continue reading