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The Bus Riders Union is making their rounds to neighborhood council meetings and other organizations asking for support in the consent decree extension and a few more items:

  • No fare increases and service cuts
  • 3,000 bus fleet by 2010
  • Prioritizing and securing funding for the Wilshire Bus-Only Lane from Downtown to Santa Monica (plus implementing 10 bus-only lanes by 2010)
  • Moratorium on rail and subway expansion until all consent decree obligations are met and a platform for a first class bus system is adopted.

How much do you agree with all or some of their points?
Video taken outside the Sherman Oaks Branch Library after the Parking, Traffic & Transportation Committee meeting of SONC. Information on this in relation to Sherman Oaks can be found here.