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Got $625 Billion? List of 21 Transit Projects for Region Unveiled

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The Mobility 21 transportation summit (.pdf) is wrapping up for the day, but earlier a list was released, featuring 21 "Critical Transportation Projects 'In My Backyard' to Improve Mobility throughout Southern California." The same-named six-county coalition included sexy public transit projects like subway to Westwood and high speed rail between San Diego and San Francisco, but also other important projects such as Positive Train Control for safety and added freeway lanes.

None of the named projects--the group says the 21 listed are only examples of some, not all that they are advocating for within the $625 billion plan--include pedestrian or bicycle modes of transit. The list of 21 projects highlighted today is below: