Ray Bradbury

L.A. mayor thinks a monorail over the 405 Freeway could tame traffic gridlock

L.A. mayor thinks a monorail over the 405 Freeway could tame traffic gridlock

Politicians have long sought to link the San Fernando Valley and the Westside via a rail line so commuters can avoid the 405 Freeway’s notorious traffic.

On Tuesday, Mayor Eric Garcetti raised a new idea to relieve the traffic bottleneck.

A colorful monorail train travels along Paradise Road in Las Vegas. (Las Vegas News Bureau)


The advantage of monorails

Garcetti wants to consider a monorail, a mode of transportation most Southern Californians probably associate with Disneyland and Las Vegas.

In an interview with KNX-AM’s “Ask the...

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