Skip navigation
No more
Know more

What the Los Angeles Metro could look like in 2040

The map above, shared with Know More by Nick Andert, shows planned, proposed, and hoped-for rail lines in Los Angeles in the next several decades. “Most of these projects are planned long-term by Metro, and how quickly they are built depends on politics in the next 30 years,” he writes. That’s good to hear for Angeleños, especially after this weekend’s 80-hour highway closure for construction.

A tip of the hat to Wired’s Adam Mann, who has put together a remarkable collection of hypothetical transit maps for several U.S. cities. Click below to see all of them.

Max Ehrenfreund | February 18, 2014 at 5:30 pm
Know more: 13 Fake Public Transit Systems We Wish Existed
No more
Know more
The history of war, in one graph
Ana Swanson
No more
Know more
For most states, their biggest import is energy. For Wisconsin, it’s sweaters
Ana Swanson
ADVERTISEMENT
No more
Know more
Same-sex marriage is — or could soon be — legal in all but a few states
Ana Swanson
No more
Know more
Everyone loves the poop emoji, but Canadians love it more
Ana Swanson
No more
Know more
The essential workplace guide to appearing smart in meetings
Ana Swanson
No more
Know more
Mapping New York City’s urban forest
Ana Swanson
No more
Know more
The U.S. isn’t the fattest country in the world – but it’s close
Ana Swanson
No more
Know more
The most unique college major in each state
Ana Swanson
No more
Know more
Ana Swanson
No more
Know more
Map: The best and worst passports for global travel
Ana Swanson
No more
Know more
The incredible power of the measles vaccine, in one graph
Ana Swanson