2006: The U.S. Senate Committee on Appropriations adopts its Fiscal Year 2007 Transportation, Treasury, the Judiciary, and Housing & Urban Development appropriations bill. It includes $100 million in funding for the Metro Gold Line Eastside Light Rail project, and $1 million for Metro buses and bus facilities. More information can be found in the July 20, 2006 Metro CEO Daily Brief.
2011: The Los Angeles City Council passes landmark bicyclist anti-harassment legislation. The measure is approved on a 12-0 vote. More information can be found in the July 20, 2011 post on Metro’s The Source.