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Here's 139 Years of LA Transit History in One Awesome Timeline

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For all the haters who think LA can't handle public transit, please do check out this interactive timeline stretching back nearly 140 years--thanks to our friends at Metro Library's Primary Resources blog for sharing the delightful guide to LA's transit history, from 1874 to the present. Did you know that the Culver City bus is the oldest municipal bus service in metro LA, and the second oldest in California? (Here's more on LA's very oldest public transit.) Click around for more fun facts to amaze and impress your friends. Once that's blown your mind, check out the flowchart they put together explaining how the 220 local transit agencies connect to each other.

· At Last: All Of Los Angeles Transportation History Explained In Interactive Timeline & Interactive Organization Chart [Metro Primary Resources]