Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Measure M Guidelines Adopted, Now What? Attend these 2 July meetings to find out.

The Measure M Guidelines passed last Thursday at the Metro Board Meeting. For more background on them and their implications, see our analysis of them here.

Next, we are pivoting to work on the administrative process for Measure M and Long Range Transportation Plan (LRTP). Critical components include a the development of a equity strategy, improving public participation, performance metrics and more.  In July there will be two meetings where you can find out more about these efforts.

First, if you would like to hear from Metro Planning Director, Therese McMillan, we encourage you all to join us at the public forum Policy Advisory Council meeting on July 11th. If you have any questions about the PAC meetings or would like to sign up to receive meeting notifications/agenda materials, please reach out to Metro staffer Vivian Rescalvo, RescalvoV@metro.net.

July 11th 1:30-3:30pm
SCAG Headquarters
818 W 7th St, #1200
Los Angeles, CA 90017

Secondly, we invite you to join us for our Just Growth Work Group on July 18th to discuss these next steps.

Tuesday, July 18th 2:30-4:00pm
The California Endowment
1000 Alameda Street, Tahoe Room
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Register here and join us for #JustGrowth

Thank you and if you have any questions, please feel free to email me at amanda@investinginplace.org.  And be sure you receiving all our #JustGrowth alerts by signing up here and clicking to join the #JustGrowth work group.



Measure M Guidelines Adopted: Congrats Metro! We give you a B+

by Amanda Staples

With the holiday weekend ahead, we’re thinking about the beach

by Amanda Staples