Next month Santa Monica's Expo Line goes into service. It marks the first time in more than 50 years that a Los Angeles passenger train has run all the way to the beach. We are excited for the new line, but old habits die hard and it may be some time before the new line gains enough ridership to make a dent in freeway traffic.
Read more at the LA Times. http://www.latimes.com/local/westside/la-me-santa-monica-expo-line-20160420-story.html