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Quote of the Day: Top City Planner on Subway to the Sea

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General Manager Gail Goldberg for the Planning Department on building a subway to the Westside to bottleneck blogger Steve Hymon: "We can accommodate more people, we can't accommodate more cars. And so we have to give people other options. Other cities do this.... I think we are going to have to bite the bullet and do the subway. We are going to have to find other ways to get people through the Westside other than getting in cars.... The car that gave Angelenos freedom in the '60s has turned into a cell in this era. We have to put a movie in the backseat of the car to keep the kids busy while we take them to school. This is no way to live."