|REQUIREMENTS FOR BUILDING a better Los Angeles rail system:|
2. A set of markers. A nice set, of course. Maybe Crayolas.
3. $38 billion.
These new or improved lines, given an ideal political climate obtainable only through a Stargate, would be complete by 2026.
Sure, the map has been posted more than a year. But I still admire its judicious use of graph paper, its willingness to ignore the pillars still marking the Red Car right-of-way across the LA River, and its ability to get me from Atwater Village to Glendale Galleria in only two stops.
Long live the imaginary LA grid.