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Should pedestrians be allowed to cross during countdown?

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| Police targeted thousands in downtown L.A. for beginning to cross after the signal began flashing. Now lawmakers are considering a change. Do you agree?

Vision Zero safety campaign ramps up as traffic deaths rise

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The Los Angeles program to end traffic fatalities will hold a series of community events as city leaders debate funding for it in the coming year.

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Big rigs, big risks: Truck traffic rising — along with crashes

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Last week's crash on the I-5 freeway brought home the high toll of big rig collisions in road damage, traffic delays and human life on Southern California's roadways.

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Paid parking opens up spaces at Valley Red Line lots

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Metro has begun charging $3 to park at the North Hollywood and Universal City stations. The lots, which used to fill up by 7 a.m., haven't been as crowded.

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Metro narrowing Union Station-to-Artesia rail route options

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The Metropolitan Transportation Authority is moving ahead with two major rail projects in the wake of voter approval of the L.A. County Measure M sales tax increase.

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Metro will need more riders to hit bike share goal

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Metro drew 130,000 rides on its bike share system from July to March, but it will take more users to hit its mark. Drier spring and summer weather should help.

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Metro trying vendor marketplace at Westlake/MacArthur Park station

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A new Metro pilot program will allow 68 street vendors to occupy space on the Westlake/MacArthur Park station plaza, where many ply their trade without permits.

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Small cities seek fair share of Measure M funding pie

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The voter-approved Measure M transportation sales tax increase will fund large projects but cities with smaller populations want their share of the revenues, too.

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