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Action Alert: Tell LA Metro to stop funding police on transit (Last updated: 11/29/21)

On Thursday, December 2, 2021 the LA Metro Board of Directors will be voting on...

/ November 16, 2021

ACT-LA Is Hiring a Campaigns and Outreach Coordinator [CLOSED]

Location: Temporarily remote; Los Angeles, CA Salary range: $55,000 – $68,000 annually We are looking...

/ October 6, 2021

Info and Action Alert for Fareless Transit (Last Updated 9/23/21)

Our comment letters: Read our comment letter submitted on September 22, 2021 with our concerns...

/ September 20, 2021
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Transit Justice Update | August 2021

In March, we released Metro as a Sanctuary: Reimagining Safety on Public Transit, a report...

/ August 12, 2021

Metro as a Sanctuary: Reimagining Safety on Public Transit

March 17, 2021 LA Metro’s five-year, multi-agency law enforcement contract ends in 2022. Ending this...

/ March 17, 2021

Transit Justice!

ADVOCATING FOR BUS SERVICE January 25th, we met with Metro Board Chair Mayor Eric Garcetti...

/ February 11, 2021

Cancel Rent, Cancel Mortgages Teach-In December 3rd!

December 1 marks the 9th time that rent has been due during the pandemic. During...

/ November 24, 2020

Take a look at Metro’s plan to ensure that public investments in transit benefit communities.

This October, Metro adopted a TOC Policy & Implementation Plan, which will partner with local...

/ November 5, 2020

LA’s Housing Element update could be transformative. We’re calling on the City to take bold action to improve housing affordability.

As the City of LA updates the Housing Element (“The plan to house LA”) with...

/ October 21, 2020

Reimagining Safety on Public Transit

A new report by UCLA urban planning researcher Ma’ayan Dembo highlights alternatives to law enforcement...

/ June 19, 2020