METROLINK MEETING Thursday, April 9th at 6:00 pm
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METROLINK MEETING Thursday, April 9th at 6:00 pm

Please find the following information for the upcoming community meeting regarding Metrolink. Attend the meeting for an update the Community Health Risk Assessment Report regarding Taylor Yard, and to give your input on important community health issues.

This is an important issue that affects communities adjacent to Taylor Yard, including Elysian Valley. Please note, this community meeting is not organized by the EVRNC. Continue reading

Metrolink Health Study Released
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Metrolink Health Study Released

Almost a year and half after they agreed to conduct the study, Metrolink has released the results of its long-awaited Health Risk Assessment (HRA) report on its Central Maintainance Facility (CMF), located in Cypress Park right by Rio de los Angeles State Park and within one mile of schools and parks such as the Sonia Sotomayor Learning Academies, Aragon Avenue Elementary School, and Elyria Canyon Park. The facility is also just across the L.A. River from residences and businesses in Elysian Valley. The report has found promising results, but residents and community stakeholders say the study hasn’t gone far enough. Continue reading

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COMMUNITY SURVEY FOR TAYLOR YARD – SOUTH PACIFIC SITE (PARCEL G-2)

Please contact Jessy Fierro or Tim Chauvel if you have not received the survey or would like additional info. If you have any questions regarding this Site, please contact the DTSC project manager, Jessy Fierro, at (818) 717-6563, email at jfi erro@dtsc.ca.gov or myself at (714) 484-5487, email at tchauvel@dtsc.ca.gov. Tim Chauvel Public Participation Specialist … Continue reading

Metrolink to conduct health risk assessment of maintenance facility
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Metrolink to conduct health risk assessment of maintenance facility

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 14, 2013 Metrolink to conduct health risk assessment of maintenance facility LOS ANGELES – Metrolink Chief Executive Officer Michael P. DePallo announced today he has directed staff to immediately commence preparations for commission of a health risk assessment (HRA) of the agency’s Central Maintenance Facility located at 1555 N. San Fernando … Continue reading

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Your attendance is needed! Community Meeting – July 26th – NE LA residents for clean air

Please come out and support cleaning up the air quality around Elysian Valley and Cypress Park.  This is a great opportunity to get informed and contribute to change in a positive direction.  Attendee’s are not required to speak; the simple action of attending is enough to demonstrate support for improving the air quality around Elysian Valley … Continue reading

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Please sign and return the attached clean air petition, concerning the Metrolink Taylor Yard across the LA-River.

Please help improve the quality of air in our neighborhood. Option 1. click this link and please fill out the info to ‘sign’ the petition for clean air in and around Elysian Valley https://www.change.org/petitions/metrolink-central-maintenance-facility-i-support-ne-la-residents-for-clean-air-letter-to-john-f-ceo-metrolink Option 2. Your second option is to download this PDF, fill out the petition and then scan and email to Grove … Continue reading