17 Jul '11, 12am

Los Angeles prepares for 'Carmageddon' Temporary shutdown of vital freeway expected to create traffic jams #greenliving

Los Angeles prepares for 'Carmageddon' Temporary shutdown of vital freeway expected to create traffic jams #greenliving

While the closure is a hassle for those on the road, Los Angeles officials managing the region's mass transit system are hopeful that it will encourage people to consider trains and buses as an alternative. "Metro is offering the public free rides on the Metro Red Line and Purple Line and that's really an effort to get people to try transit and to avoid driving during the weekend of the closure," said Dave Sotero

Full article: http://www.mnn.com/green-tech/transportation/blogs/los-an...

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