Caltrans and Metro To Host Two Informational Meetings in September

Analysis of Costs and Benefits Informational Workshops


DETAILS: Caltrans and Metro invite you to attend informational workshops regarding the Analysis of Costs and Benefits for the State Route 710 North Study.The meetings will be held:

Thursday, September 22, 2016 6 – 8 PM Pasadena Convention Center 300 East Green Street Pasadena, CA 911017


Monday, September 26, 2016 6 – 8 PM Centro Maravilla Service Center 4716 East Cesar Chavez Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90022 

BACKGROUND: On June 19, 2015, Metro and Caltrans issued an Analysis of Costs and Benefits (CBA) for the State Route 710 (SR-710) North study alternatives for public review. The CBA was prepared in response to direction by the Metro Board and is a means of applying an economic value to alternatives being evaluated for the SR 710. The CBA is one of many technical reports that will be used to evaluate the alternatives in the SR 710 North Study Draft Environmental Impact Report/Environmental Impact Statement (EIR/EIS) which are as follows: No Build Transportation Systems Management/Transportation Demand Management Bus Rapid Transit Light Rail Transit Freeway Tunnel This informational meeting is not part of the formal environmental review process. By participating in the meeting, you will learn about the process and methodology for completing the CBA, key findings related to the SR 710 North Study and how it will be used. Comments received at the informational workshop will be shared with the Metro Board of Directors.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: To view the CBA and/or learn more about the SR 710 North Study, please visit: For questions, please contact Lilian De Loza-Gutierrez, Community Relations Manager – San Gabriel Valley Area Deputy at 213.922.7479 Email to

SPECIAL ACCOMMODATIONS: Special accommodations are available to the public for Metro-sponsored meetings. All requests for reasonable accommodations must be made at least three working days (72 hours) in advance of the scheduled meeting date by calling 213.922.7479 or California Relay Service at 711. Spanish and Mandarin language interpreters will be available.