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The National Railroad Passenger Corporation, doing business as Amtrak, is a passenger railroad service that provides medium- and long-distance intercity service in the contiguous United States and to three Canadian cities.
Angels Flight is a landmark narrow gauge funicular railway in the Bunker Hill district of Downtown Los Angeles, California.
The Antelope Valley Line is a commuter rail line that serves the Northern Los Angeles County area as part of the Metrolink system.
Antelope Valley Transit Authority is the transit agency serving the cities of Palmdale, Lancaster and Northern Los Angeles County.
An articulated bus (either a motor bus or trolleybus) is an articulated vehicle used in public transportation.
Azusa is a city in the San Gabriel Valley, at the foot of the San Gabriel Mountains in Los Angeles County, California, United States.
The Santa Monica Big Blue Bus is a municipal bus operator in the Westside region of Los Angeles County, that provides local and bus rapid transit service in Santa Monica and adjacent neighborhoods of Los Angeles (including LAX).
Bison latifrons (also known as the giant bison or long-horned bison) is an extinct species of bison that lived in North America during the Pleistocene epoch.
The Blue Line is a light rail line running north-south between Los Angeles and Long Beach, California, passing through Downtown Los Angeles, South Los Angeles, Watts, Willowbrook, Compton, Rancho Dominguez and Long Beach in Los Angeles County.
The Breda A650 is an electric multiple unit heavy rail car purpose built for use on the Los Angeles County Metro Rail system.
Burbank Bus in Burbank, California is a city-operated bus line, providing local routes within the city including connections with rail service to Los Angeles or surrounding suburbs.
Burbank is a city in Los Angeles County in Southern California, United States, northwest of downtown Los Angeles.
Bus rapid transit (BRT, BRTS, busway, transitway) is a bus-based public transport system designed to improve capacity and reliability relative to a conventional bus system.
California High-Speed Rail (abbreviated CAHSR or CHSR) is a high-speed rail system under construction in California in the United States.
A camel is an even-toed ungulate in the genus Camelus that bears distinctive fatty deposits known as "humps" on its back.
Camelops is an extinct genus of camel that roamed western North America from the end of the Pliocene to the end of the Pleistocene.
Chatsworth is a neighborhood in the northwestern San Fernando Valley region of Los Angeles, California, United States.
City of Santa Clarita Transit is a local bus service, administered by the City's transit division, that serves the City of Santa Clarita, California and nearby surrounding unincorporated areas.
City Terrace is an unincorporated community in the San Rafael Hills of Los Angeles County, California.
Civic Center/Grand Park, formerly Civic Center, is a heavy-rail subway station in the Los Angeles County Metro Rail system.
The Coast Starlight is a passenger train operated by Amtrak on the West Coast of the United States.
Cottontail rabbits are among the 20 lagomorph species in the genus Sylvilagus, found in the Americas.
Covina is a city in Los Angeles County, California, about east of downtown Los Angeles, in the San Gabriel Valley region.
Crenshaw Boulevard is a principal north-south thoroughfare in Los Angeles, California that runs through Crenshaw and other neighborhoods along a 23-mile route in the west-central part of the city.
Direct current (DC) is the unidirectional flow of electric charge.
Downtown Los Angeles is the central business district of Los Angeles, California, as well as a diverse residential neighborhood of some 58,000 people.
East Hollywood is a densely populated neighborhood of 78,000+ residents in the central region of Los Angeles, California.
The Eastside of Los Angeles County, California, is a geographic region that includes the neighborhoods of Boyle Heights, El Sereno and Lincoln Heights within the city of Los Angeles and also East Los Angeles, California, an unincorporated area.
The El Monte Busway is an shared-use bus corridor (transitway) and high-occupancy vehicle (HOV) lane running west along Interstate 10 (San Bernardino Freeway) from Interstate 605 and El Monte Station in El Monte, California, via transitway stations at California State University Metro Station, USC Medical Center Metro Station into Downtown Los Angeles and its terminus at Union Station.
El Monte is a residential, industrial, and commercial city in Los Angeles County, California, the United States.
Elephants are large mammals of the family Elephantidae and the order Proboscidea.
Equus is a genus of mammals in the family Equidae, which includes horses, donkeys, and zebras.
The Expo Line is a light-rail line that runs between Downtown Los Angeles and Santa Monica.
Fairfax Avenue is a street in the north central area of the city of Los Angeles, California.
FlyAway is a shuttle bus service created and funded by Los Angeles World Airports, which transports passengers non-stop to and from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).
Foothill Transit is a public transit agency that is government funded by 22 member cities in the San Gabriel and Pomona valleys.
General Electric Company (GE) is an American multinational conglomerate incorporated in New York and headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts.
The General Motors streetcar conspiracy refers to convictions of General Motors (GM) and other companies for monopolizing the sale of buses and supplies to National City Lines (NCL) and its subsidiaries, and to allegations that this was part of a deliberate plot to purchase and dismantle streetcar systems in many cities in the United States as an attempt to monopolize surface transportation.
The Gold Line is a light rail line running from Azusa to East Los Angeles via Downtown Los Angeles serving several attractions, including Little Tokyo, Union Station, the Southwest Museum, Chinatown and the shops of Old Town Pasadena.
Pocket gophers, commonly referred to as gophers, are burrowing rodents of the family Geomyidae.
Griffith Observatory is a facility in Los Angeles, California, sitting on the south-facing slope of Mount Hollywood in Los Angeles' Griffith Park.
Ground sloths are a diverse group of extinct sloths, in the mammalian superorder Xenarthra.
Hancock Park is a historic and affluent residential neighborhood in the central region of the City of Los Angeles, California.
Henry Arnold Waxman (born September 12, 1939) is an American politician who served as the U.S. Representative for from 1975 until 2015.
Hollywood is a neighborhood in the central region of Los Angeles, California.
Hollywood Boulevard is a major east–west street in Los Angeles, California.
Hollywood Burbank Airport, formerly known as Bob Hope Airport is a public airport northwest of downtown Burbank, in Los Angeles County, California.
Hollywood/Highland is a heavy rail subway station in the Los Angeles County Metro Rail system.
Hollywood/Vine is a heavy-rail subway station in the Los Angeles County Metro Rail system in Hollywood, Los Angeles.
Hollywood/Western is a heavy-rail subway station in the Los Angeles County Metro Rail system.
Irvine is a master-planned city in Orange County, California, United States.
Italy (Italia), officially the Italian Republic (Repubblica Italiana), is a sovereign state in Europe.
KABC-TV, channel 7, is an ABC owned-and-operated television station located in Los Angeles, California, United States.
Kangaroo rats, small rodents of genus Dipodomys, are native to western North America.
KCBS-TV, virtual channel 2 (UHF digital channel 43), is a CBS owned-and-operated television station located in Los Angeles, California, United States.
Koreatown is a neighborhood in Central Los Angeles, California, centered near Eighth Street and Irolo Street.
KTLA, virtual channel 5 (UHF digital channel 31), is a CW-affiliated television station located in Los Angeles, California, United States.
KTTV, virtual and VHF digital channel 11, is a Fox owned-and-operated television station located in Los Angeles, California, United States.
Metro Express is a network of express bus routes in Los Angeles County, California, operated by the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority.
Los Angeles (Spanish for "The Angels";; officially: the City of Los Angeles; colloquially: by its initials L.A.) is the second-most populous city in the United States, after New York City.
The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (branded as Metro; formerly branded as MTA or LACMTA) is the agency that operates public transportation for the County of Los Angeles.
With 17,694 employees, the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, officially the County of Los Angeles Sheriff's Department, is the nation's largest Sheriff's Department.
Los Angeles County, officially the County of Los Angeles, is the most populous county in the United States, with more than 10 million inhabitants as of 2017.
The Los Angeles Daily News is the second-largest-circulating paid daily newspaper of Los Angeles, California.
The Los Angeles Department of Transportation, commonly referred to as LADOT, is a municipal agency that oversees transportation planning, design, construction, maintenance and operations within the City of Los Angeles.
The Los Angeles Metro Rail is an urban rail transporation system serving Los Angeles County, California.
The Los Angeles River (L.A. River) starts in the Simi Hills and Santa Susana Mountains and flows through Los Angeles County, California, from Canoga Park in the western end of the San Fernando Valley, nearly southeast to its mouth in Long Beach.
The Los Angeles Times is a daily newspaper which has been published in Los Angeles, California since 1881.
Mastodons (Greek: μαστός "breast" and ὀδούς, "tooth") are any species of extinct proboscideans in the genus Mammut (family Mammutidae), distantly related to elephants, that inhabited North and Central America during the late Miocene or late Pliocene up to their extinction at the end of the Pleistocene 10,000 to 11,000 years ago.
Measure R was a ballot measure during the November 2008 elections in Los Angeles County, California, that proposed a half-cent sales taxes increase on each dollar of taxable sales (originating in or made from Los Angeles County) for thirty years in order to pay for transportation projects and improvements.
Mercury is a chemical element with symbol Hg and atomic number 80.
Methane is a chemical compound with the chemical formula (one atom of carbon and four atoms of hydrogen).
Metro Local is a bus system in Los Angeles County operated by the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro).
Metro Rapid is a local express bus service in Los Angeles County, California with bus rapid transit characteristics.
Metrolink is a commuter or regional rail system in Southern California; it consists of seven lines and 62 stations operating on of rail network.
Mid-Wilshire is a neighborhood in the central region of Los Angeles, California.
Montebello Bus Lines is a municipal bus operator in Montebello, USA, mainly serving East Los Angeles, Commerce, and Montebello.
A mouse (Mus), plural mice, is a small rodent characteristically having a pointed snout, small rounded ears, a body-length scaly tail and a high breeding rate.
A multiple-unit train or simply multiple unit (MU) is a self-propelled train composed of one or more carriages joined together, which when coupled to another multiple unit can be controlled by a single driver.
The NoHo Arts District is a community in North Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, that is home to contemporary theaters, art galleries, cafes, and shops.
North Hollywood is a combined heavy rail subway station and a bus rapid transit (BRT) station in the Los Angeles County Metro Rail system.
North Hollywood is a neighborhood in the east San Fernando Valley region of the city of Los Angeles.
An operator is a professional designation used in various industries, including broadcasting (in television and radio), computing, power generation and transmission, customer service, physics, and construction.
The Orange County Line is a commuter rail line run by Metrolink from Los Angeles through Orange County to Oceanside in San Diego County, connecting with the Coaster commuter rail service to San Diego.
The Orange County Transportation Authority (OCTA) is the public sector transportation planning body and mass transit service provider for Orange County, California.
The Orange Line is a bus rapid transit line in the Metro Busway network in Los Angeles County, California.
The Pacific Electric, nicknamed the Red Cars, 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.
The Pacific Surfliner is a passenger train service operated by Amtrak, serving the communities on the coast of Southern California between San Diego and San Luis Obispo.
Pangea Corporation is an entertainment development and creative services company that specializes in the animation and toy industries.
Paramylodon is an extinct genus of ground sloth of the family Mylodontidae endemic to North America during the Pliocene through Pleistocene epochs, living from around ~4.9 Mya–11,000 years ago.
Various terms are used for passenger rail lines and equipment-the usage of these terms differs substantially between areas.
Pershing Square is a heavy-rail subway station in the Los Angeles County Metro Rail system.
Pico Boulevard is a major Los Angeles street that runs from the Pacific Ocean at Appian Way in Santa Monica to Central Avenue in Downtown Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Purple Line is a heavy rail subway line operating in Los Angeles, running between downtown and the Mid-Wilshire/Koreatown districts.
The Purple Line Extension, formerly known as the Westside Subway Extension and the Subway to the Sea, is a new heavy rail subway corridor in Los Angeles County, extending the Metro Purple Line from its current terminus at station in Los Angeles to the Westside region.
The Quaternary glaciation, also known as the Quaternary Ice Age or Pleistocene glaciation, is a series of glacial events separated by interglacial events during the Quaternary period from 2.58 Ma (million years ago) to present.
Rapid transit or mass rapid transit, also known as heavy rail, metro, MRT, subway, tube, U-Bahn or underground, is a type of high-capacity public transport generally found in urban areas.
The Regional Connector Transit Corridor (also known as the Regional Connector, Downtown Connector or Downtown Light-Rail Connector) is a light rail tunnel connection currently being built through Downtown Los Angeles to connect the Blue and Expo Lines to the current Gold Line and Union Station.
Metrolink's Riverside Line is a commuter rail line running from Los Angeles Union Station in Downtown Los Angeles to Riverside along the Union Pacific Railroad.
Ross is an American chain of "off-price" (i.e., deeply discounted) department stores headquartered in Dublin, California, officially operating under the brandname, Ross Dress for Less.
The San Bernardino Line is a Metrolink line running between Downtown Los Angeles east through the San Gabriel Valley and the Inland Empire to San Bernardino.
The San Fernando Valley is an urbanized valley in Los Angeles County, California, defined by the mountains of the Transverse Ranges circling it.
The San Gabriel Valley is one of the principal valleys of Southern California, lying generally to the east of the city of Los Angeles.
The San Joaquin (sometimes referred to as San Joaquins) is a passenger train service operated by Amtrak in California's Central Valley.
San Vicente Boulevard is a major northwest-southeast thoroughfare located in the western portion of the metropolitan area of Los Angeles, CA.
Santa Monica is a beachfront city in western Los Angeles County, California, United States.
Sequoioideae (redwoods) is a subfamily of coniferous trees within the family Cupressaceae.
A shrew (family Soricidae) is a small mole-like mammal classified in the order Eulipotyphla.
The Silver Line is a limited-stop bus route with some bus rapid transit features operated by the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro).
The Silver Streak is a bus rapid transit system operating between Montclair and Los Angeles by Foothill Transit which travels from the Montclair TransCenter via the San Bernardino Freeway to El Monte Bus Station and from there using the El Monte Busway into Downtown Los Angeles.
A sinkhole, also known as a cenote, sink, sink-hole, swallet, swallow hole, or doline (the different terms for sinkholes are often used interchangeably), is a depression or hole in the ground caused by some form of collapse of the surface layer.
Società Italiana Ernesto Breda, more usually referred to simply as Breda, was an Italian mechanical manufacturing company founded by Ernesto Breda in Milan in 1886.
The Southern California Rapid Transit District (almost always referred to as RTD or rarely as SCRTD), was the successor to the original Metropolitan Transit Authority after it became apparent that it was under-powered for the job of remaking mass transit in Los Angeles (it lacked the powers of eminent domain and local taxation, and had a seven member board appointed by the Governor), and a public relations problem for elected officials when it rejected monorails after years of study and embraced subway along Wilshire Boulevard as its Backbone Route.
The Southwest Chief (formerly the Southwest Limited and Super Chief) is a higher-speed passenger train operated by Amtrak on a route through the Midwestern and Southwestern United States.
Speed is a 1994 American action thriller film directed by Jan de Bont in his feature film directorial debut.
A standard-gauge railway is a railway with a track gauge of.
Studio City is a neighborhood in the city of Los Angeles, California, in the San Fernando Valley.
The Sunset Limited is an Amtrak passenger train that for most of its history has run between New Orleans and Los Angeles, over the nation's second transcontinental route.
Sylmar is a neighborhood in the San Fernando Valley region of Los Angeles, California.
The Texas Eagle is a 1,306-mile (2,102 km) passenger train route operated by Amtrak in the central and western United States.
A third rail is a method of providing electric power to a railway locomotive or train, through a semi-continuous rigid conductor placed alongside or between the rails of a railway track.
Thomas J. LaBonge (born October 6, 1953) is an American politician.
Torrance Transit is a transit agency primarily serving the South Bay region of Los Angeles County.
A traction motor is an electric motor used for propulsion of a vehicle, such as an electric locomotive or electric roadway vehicle.
The Tutor-Saliba Corporation is a building contractor and heavy civil works construction company.
The Union Pacific Railroad (or Union Pacific Railroad Company and simply Union Pacific) is a freight hauling railroad that operates 8,500 locomotives over 32,100 route-miles in 23 states west of Chicago and New Orleans.
Los Angeles Union Station (LAUS) is the main railway station in Los Angeles, California, and the largest railroad passenger terminal in the Western United States.
Universal City/Studio City, formerly Universal City, is a heavy rail subway station in the Los Angeles County Metro Rail system.
Universal CityWalk are the entertainment and retail districts located adjacent to the theme parks of Universal Parks & Resorts.
Universal Studios Hollywood is a film studio and theme park in the San Fernando Valley area of Los Angeles County, California.
The Metrolink Ventura County Line is a commuter rail line serving Ventura County and the San Fernando Valley in Los Angeles County and the City of Los Angeles, in the Southern California system.
Vermont/Beverly is a heavy-rail subway station in the Los Angeles County Metro Rail system.
Vermont/Santa Monica (sometimes called Vermont/Santa Monica/L.A. City College) is a heavy-rail subway station in the Los Angeles County Metro Rail system.
Vermont/Sunset is a heavy-rail subway station in the Los Angeles County Metro Rail system.
Volcano is a 1997 American disaster film directed by Mick Jackson and produced by Andrew Z. Davis, Neal H. Moritz and Lauren Shuler Donner.
The volt (symbol: V) is the derived unit for electric potential, electric potential difference (voltage), and electromotive force.
Warner Center is a business development in the Woodland Hills neighborhood of the San Fernando Valley in Los Angeles, California.
The rolling stock of the Washington Metro system consists of 1,242 cars that were acquired across seven orders.
Westlake is a residential and commercial neighborhood in Central Los Angeles, California.
Westlake/MacArthur Park is a heavy-rail subway station in the Los Angeles County Metro Rail system.
The Los Angeles Westside is an urban region in western Los Angeles County, California.
Wilshire Boulevard is one of the principal east-west arterial roads in Los Angeles, California, extending from Ocean Avenue in the city of Santa Monica east to Grand Avenue in the Financial District of downtown Los Angeles.
Wilshire/Vermont is a heavy-rail subway station in the Los Angeles Metro system.
Woodland Hills is a neighborhood bordering the Santa Monica Mountains in the San Fernando Valley region of the city of Los Angeles, California.
Zev Yaroslavsky is a politician from Los Angeles County, California.
7th Street/Metro Center, officially 7th Street/Metro Center/Julian Dixon, is a metro station in the Los Angeles County Metro Rail system located in the Financial District of Downtown Los Angeles at the intersection of 7th Street and Flower Street.
The 91/Perris Valley Line, formerly known as the 91 Line, is a commuter rail line operated by Metrolink that runs from Los Angeles to Perris in Southern California, paralleling State Route 91 between Riverside and Santa Fe Springs.