Case Studies & Examples / Transit

“State Supreme Court Will Hear Challenge to Expo Line to SaMo”

August 8, 2012 By Neal Broverman “Send a big ironic thank you note to the Cheviot Hills homeowners who have been unrelenting in their efforts to stymie the Expo Line light rail extension to Santa Monica. After losing twice, the lawsuit brought by Neighbors for Smart Rail will now be heard by the California Supreme Court, Streetsblog reports. The court … Continue reading

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