Additional reporting by Joe Linton. Photo by Brian Addison. Graphic below courtesy of Metro.
I’ve railed against the 710 expansion project because, in all sincerity, it’s not only ...On February 15, 2018 / By Brian Addison
I’ve been writing about the 710 Freeway expansion project since 2013 and in those five years, one thing is clear: the possible expansion is not just a random, ...On January 25, 2018 / By Brian Addison
We should all have been happy when Long Beach sued Caltrans and the Orange County Transportation Authority (OCTA) over the latter’s $1.7B project to expand the 405 Freeway from Route ...On November 15, 2017 / By Brian Addison
Photos by Brian Addison. Above: a man bikes east on Anaheim St. above the 710.
I love West and North Long Beach. For me, they are the forgotten neighborhoods, ...On July 31, 2017 / By Brian Addison
Just after plans to drill a hole through a mountain to extend the 710 were thankfully killed by the Metro Board last month, the Orange County Transportation ...On June 27, 2017 / By Brian Addison
The Arts District of Downtown Los Angeles is now a vibrant residential community. But the signs of its warehouse past are everywhere. Abandoned railroad spurs, peeking up ...On April 7, 2015 / By Roger Rudick