This project has significant impact on the east side. The MTA's proposed tunnel that would extend the Long Beach (710) Freeway through to the Foothill (210) Freeway. The 4.5-mile tunnel project has become the subject of heated discussions for and against.
1) No Build
2) Transportation System Management/Transportation Demand Management
3) Light Rail Transit
4) Bus Rapid Transit
5) Freeway Tunnel
This study is looking at ways to help improve congestion and mobility throughout the region, specifically in the San Gabriel Valley and East/Northeast Los Angeles. Additionally, the Light Rail Transit and Bus Rapid Transit alternatives begin in East Los Angeles traveling along Atlantic Bl (BRT route) or Mednick/Floral Ave (LRT route).
SR 710 Study representatives will provide:
* An overview of the study purpose and need
* A description of the five alternatives under consideration
* Dates/times for meetings regarding the Study that are being held in late January 2013