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8/23/2007

Transportation Headlines for Thursday August 23, 2007

Budget pinches L.A. roads - Transportation officials say loss of $1.3 billion will jeopardize area projects
http://www.dailybreeze.com/news/articles/9327261.html
Daily Breeze

Budget siphons gas sales tax revenues from mass transit - To balance the spending plan, lawmakers take $1.3 billion from bus and rail. Cuts could imperil a number of projects, officials say
http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-traffic23aug23,1,987671.story?coll=la-headlines-california
Los Angeles Times

California High Speed Rail Authority Media Alert: Notice of Public Hearings
http://tinyurl.com/38ueeh
Business Wire

Commuter Rail Approved from Ventura to Santa Barbara Counties
http://www.keyt.com/news/local/9313511.html
KEYT 3 TV

Court OKs clean-air ruling on government fleets
http://www.dailybulletin.com/news/ci_6694427
Daily Bulletin

Driving Under The Influence - The ethanol lobby buys its way into the California legislature
http://www.lacitybeat.com/article.php?id=6043&IssueNum=220
L.A. City Beat

High-speed rail fans worry that Arnold could cut funds
http://www.dailynews.com/news/ci_6693354
Daily News

Homes near LAX to be soundproofed - Federal funds will be directed to properties in Lennox and Inglewood that are under jets' flight path
http://www.dailybreeze.com/news/articles/9327406.html
Daily Breeze

Impending Las Vegas Monorail Bankruptcy: Comments by Thomas A. Rubin
http://www.fromtheheartland.org/?p=504
From the Heartland

Legislators fight to protect high-speed rail funding
http://www.californiachronicle.com/articles/viewArticle.asp?articleID=35737
California Chronicle

Making a Statement About Commuter Rail - City Council Looks Create New SB-to-Ventura Train
http://www.independent.com/news/2007/aug/22/making-statement-about-commuter-rail/
Santa Barbara Independent

Riverside Freeway Overpass Reopens After 2 Years
http://cbs2.com/local/local_story_234161523.html
CBS 2 TV

Rubberized asphalt planned for 22 freeway - Noise-blocking surface approval is expected
http://www.ocregister.com/news/asphalt-project-noise-1815489-octa-install
Orange County Register

S.F. transit agencies to suffer from budget cuts
http://www.examiner.com/a-895762~S_F__transit_agencies_to_suffer_from_budget_cuts.html
San Francisco Examiner

State reaches settlement on gas emissions
http://www.latimes.com/news/printedition/california/la-me-greenhouse22aug22,1,6345880.story?coll=la-headlines-pe-california
Los Angeles Times

Stay to the right, experts say - UPS saves time, gas on no left turns
http://www.dailynews.com/news/ci_6683937
Daily News

A taller L.A.? He's making it happen - Christopher Pak's vision for the city has been preached by others. His knowledge of the area has helped him succeed
http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-pak23aug23,1,3266313.story?coll=la-headlines-california
Los Angeles Times

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http://laist.com/2007/08/22/tour_downtown_w.php
LAist