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5 (Los Angeles Railway)

5 or the 5 Car was a line operated by the Los Angeles Railway from 1920 to 1958, and by the Los Angeles Metropolitan Transit Authority from 1958 to 1963. [1]

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Broadway (Los Angeles)

Broadway is a major thoroughfare in central Los Angeles and Los Angeles County, southern California.

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Broadway Tunnel (Los Angeles)

The Broadway Tunnel was a tunnel under Fort Moore Hill in Los Angeles, California, downtown, extending North Broadway (formerly Fort Street), at Sand Street (later California Street), one block north of Temple Street, northeast to the intersection of Bellevue Avenue (later Sunset Boulevard, now Cesar Chavez Avenue), to Buena Vista Street (now North Broadway).

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Chinatown, Los Angeles

Chinatown is a neighborhood in Downtown Los Angeles, California that became a commercial center for Chinese and other Asian businesses in Central Los Angeles in 1938.

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Colorado Boulevard

Colorado Boulevard (or Colorado Street) is a major east–west street in Southern California.

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Crenshaw/LAX Line

The Crenshaw/LAX Line is an under construction mass-transit light rail line project to construct a new light rail line through southwest Los Angeles.

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Eagle Rock, Los Angeles

Eagle Rock is a neighborhood of Northeast Los Angeles in the San Rafael Hills, Los Angeles County, California.

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Figueroa Street

Figueroa Street is a street in Los Angeles County, California named for General José Figueroa (1792 – 29 September 1835), governor of Alta California from 1833 to 1835, who oversaw the secularization of the missions of California.

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Florence Avenue

Florence Avenue is a west-east street in Los Angeles County that starts off as Mills Road at Janine Drive in Whittier.

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Glendale and Montrose Railway

The Glendale and Montrose Railway Company (G&M) was an interurban electrified railway in Southern California, in the United States.

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Grand Avenue (Los Angeles)

Grand Avenue is a major north-south thoroughfare in Los Angeles, California.

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Hawthorne, California

Hawthorne is a city in southwestern Los Angeles County, California.

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Inglewood, California

Inglewood is a city in southwestern Los Angeles County, California, southwest of downtown Los Angeles.

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Jefferson Boulevard

Jefferson Boulevard is a street in Los Angeles and Culver City.

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La Brea Avenue

La Brea Avenue is a prominent north/south thoroughfare in the City of Los Angeles and in Los Angeles, County, California.

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Lennox, California

Lennox is a census-designated place (CDP) in Los Angeles County, California, United States.

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Light rail

Light rail or light rail transit (LRT) is urban public transport using rolling stock similar to a tramway, but operating at a higher capacity, and often on an exclusive right-of-way.

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Lincoln Heights, Los Angeles

Lincoln Heights is considered to be the oldest neighborhood in Los Angeles, California, outside of Downtown.

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List of streets named after Martin Luther King, Jr.

Streets named after Martin Luther King, Jr., can be found in many cities of the United States and in nearly every major metropolis.

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Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority

The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (branded as Metro; formerly branded as MTA or LACMTA) is the public transportation operating agency for the County of Los Angeles formed in 1993 out of a merger of the Southern California Rapid Transit District and the Los Angeles County Transportation Commission.

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Los Angeles Metropolitan Transit Authority

The Los Angeles Metropolitan Transit Authority (sometimes referred to as LAMTA or MTA I) was a public agency formed in 1951.

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Los Angeles Railway

The Los Angeles Railway (also known as Yellow Cars, LARy, and later Los Angeles Transit Lines) was a system of streetcars that operated in central Los Angeles, California, and the immediate surrounding neighborhoods between 1901 and 1963.

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Main Street (Los Angeles)

Main Street is a major north-south thoroughfare in Los Angeles, California, and is the east-west postal divider for that city.

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Narrow-gauge railway

A narrow-gauge railway (or narrow-gauge railroad) is a railway with a track gauge narrower than the of standard gauge railways.

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Overhead line

An overhead line or overhead wire is used to transmit electrical energy to trams, trolleybuses or trains.

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Pacific Electric

Pacific Electric, also known as the Red Car system, was a privately owned mass transit system in Southern California consisting of electrically powered streetcars, interurban cars, and buses and was the largest electric railway system in the world in the 1920s.

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PCC streetcar

The PCC (Presidents’ Conference Committee) streetcar (tram) design was first built in the United States in the 1930s.

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San Fernando Road

San Fernando Road is a major street in the City of Los Angeles and Los Angeles County.

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Solano Canyon, Los Angeles

Solano Canyon is a village-like community in Los Angeles completely surrounded by Elysian Park.

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Spring Street Financial District

The Spring Street Financial District, referred to as the Wall Street of the West, is a historic district in Downtown Los Angeles.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/5_(Los_Angeles_Railway)

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