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Garcetti says metro construction plans will be delayed if Prop 6 passes

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| The measure would repeal a gas tax that gathers $5.2 billion in taxes annually for infrastructure improvements. If it passes, current construction will get put off.

Metrolink remembers its deadliest train crash 10 years later

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It’s been 10 years since 25 people died and 100 were injured in Chatsworth. Officials at the memorial said safety updates since 2008 have prevented collisions since.

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LA aims to eliminate 25% of smog before the 2028 Olympics

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Governor Jerry Brown signed a bill Monday asking California to rely 100% on electric energy by 2045. LA answered with a goal of its own: electrifying transportation.

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Officials unveil $300 million San Gabriel train trench

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The new 1.4-mile train trench brings railroads below traffic. It will save over 1,700 delayed hours waiting for the train to pass. And it saves more than just time.

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California, LA county and city settle Aliso leak lawsuits

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Southern California Gas Co. will pay nearly $120 million under the agreement with state and local government settling suits from the Aliso Canyon methane leak.

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December fires amp up mudslide danger

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A geologist warns some Ventura County residents to not sleep in their homes overnight during winter rainstorms because of the landslide risk.

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Energy savings funds used against conservation, agency says

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The state's ratepayer advocates office accuses SoCal Gas of using funds meant to promote energy savings to instead push anti-conservation policies. The company denies this.

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MWD to debate its stake in Delta water tunnels project

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The Metropolitan Water District's board must decide whether to invest billions in a massive water project that another water agency has rejected.

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