Laura Bliss

staff writer at City Lab

Staff writer at City Lab

Laura Bliss on KCRW

Work on the extension of the Purple Line from Koreatown to Westwood has already started.

Beverly Hills School District opposes the Purple Line

Work on the extension of the Purple Line from Koreatown to Westwood has already started.

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