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

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