101 Freeway expansion put on hold

By John Loesing
Acorn Staff Writer

A government steering committee working on plans to reduce congestion on the 101 Freeway shelved a $3.4 billion proposal last week to add new lanes from Thousand Oaks to Studio City and instead will recommend a series of cheaper, short-term projects that would improve the streets and ramps surrounding the freeway.
At its June meeting, the Metropolitan Transit Authority board is expected to approve a $500 million package of less controversial chang...

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