New sales-tax would bring subway line to UCLA
Wouldn't it be great to take the subway to get to campus? The Los Angeles Mayor's Office and the Metropolitan Transportation Authority are working hard to make that possible. Villaraigosa is seeking a half-cent raise in sales-tax to fund the subway expansion.
If constructed, the subway to the sea will stop in Westwood servicing UCLA. One of the biggest hurdles to expanding the subway is the $5 to $7 billion price tag.
Read more about what Mayor Villaraigosa plans to do:
LA Times Article: Villaraigosa wants sales tax hike for transit
Published: Wednesday, July 02, 2008