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Measure J

LA Decides On Measure Accelerating 'Subway To The Sea'

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Miles | Posted 01.30.2013 | Los Angeles

Measure J, the proposed 30-year extension of a half-cent transportation sales tax in LA County, failed to receive the two-thirds majority needed to pa...

LA's Measure J Will Create Jobs and Clean the Environment

Peter Dreier | Posted 01.03.2013 | Los Angeles
Peter Dreier

The best part is that Measure J won't increase anybody's taxes. It would simply extend the tax approved under Measure R (which costs residents an average only $25 per person each year) for another 30 years.

Measure J: A Self-Help Economic Stimulus Package For L.A .County

Gloria Ohland | Posted 01.23.2014 | Los Angeles
Gloria Ohland

Measure J would usher in this new era with a bang, making L.A. County more healthy, prosperous and sustainable, with cleaner air, in about a decade, by constructing seven transit lines and eight highway improvement projects.

The 'J' in LA County's Measure J Stands for 'Joke' -- And It's on Us

John Mirisch | Posted 12.31.2012 | Los Angeles
John Mirisch

Oscar Wilde once described a cynic as somebody who knows the price of everything and the value of nothing. So what do you call someone who knows the ...

Saving a California Beach Town

Ted Rhodes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Ted Rhodes

On June 8, you have to save your town -- from slick Big Oil promises and from the misuse of the Initiative process.