TRANSIT SYSTEMS IN CALIFORNIA

LOS ANGELES COUNTY (MTA)


Los Angeles County

CITY TRANSIT HISTORY (LOS ANGELES)
1874-1910 - several companies
1910-1945 - Los Angeles Railway Co.
1945-1958 - Los Angeles Transit Lines (National City Lines)
1958-1963 - Los Angeles Metropolitan Transit Authority
1963 - streetcars discontinued
1947-1963 - operated trolleybuses
1963-1993 - Southern California Rapid Transit District
HAS RAPID TRANSIT (opened 1995)

CITY TRANSIT HISTORY (INTERURBAN)
1895-1911 - several companies
1911-1953 - Pacific Electric Railway
1953-1958 - Pacific Electric Railway (Metropolitan Coach Lines)
1958-1963 - Los Angeles Metropolitan Transit Authority
1961 - streetcars/interurban trains discontinued
1963-1993 - Southern California Rapid Transit District
Has new light rail

OUTLYING TRANSIT HISTORY (GLENDALE)
1904-1911 - Los Angeles Interurban Railway Co.
1911-1941 - Pacific Electric Railway
1941 - streetcars discontinued
1941-1962 - Glendale City Lines (National City Lines)
1962-1963 - Los Angeles Metropolitan Transit Authority
1963-1993 - Southern California Rapid Transit District

OUTLYING TRANSIT HISTORY (INGLEWOOD)
Prior to 1942 - Inglewood Transit Lines
1942-1946 - Inglewood City Lines (National City Lines)
1946-1967 - Inglewood City Lines (new owners)
1967-1993 - Southern California Rapid Transit District

OUTLYING TRANSIT HISTORY (PASADENA)
1886-1894 - several companies
1894-1898 - Pasadena & Los Angeles Electric Railway
1898-1902 - Los Angeles & Pasadena Electric Railway
1902-1911 - Pacific Electric Railway (original company)
1911-1941 - Pacific Electric Railway
1941 - streetcars discontinued
1941-1963 - Pasadena City Lines (National City Lines)
1963-1967 - Pasadena City Lines (new owners)
1967-1993 - Southern California Rapid Transit District

OUTLYING TRANSIT HISTORY (SAN PEDRO)
1905-1911 - Los Angeles Interurban Railway Co.
1911-1934 - Pacific Electric Railway
1934 - streetcars discontinued
Prior to 1971 - San Pedro Motor Bus Association
Prior to 1973 - San Pedro Transit Lines
1971-1993 - Southern California Rapid Transit District

CURRENT TRANSIT SYSTEM
Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority


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