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Metro shouldn't play the name game
Metro shouldn't play the name game

How should Los Angeles say “thanks” to long-serving politicians who have done the people's business through good times and bad? When a fruit basket just isn't enough, the honorarium of choice for L.A. County supervisors and other local elected officials has been to have their names inscribed on buildings or parks. On Thursday, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority's Board of Directors will consider expanding that tradition when it takes up a proposal to rename two Metro stations after Supervisors Zev Yaroslavsky and Gloria Molina, who will soon be termed out. If the board agrees, staff will develop plans for the North Hollywood/Zev Yaroslavsky station on the...

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