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Metrolink Statement Regarding Quarantine Order at CAL State LA

Friday April 26, 2019

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health announced a measles exposure quarantine affecting some students, faculty, staff and visitors to Cal State L.A.

A requirement of quarantine is a prohibition from using public transportation, including trains.

The Department of Public Health reports that all persons quarantined have followed that order, no one has gotten ill and that there is no current risk related to measles.

Because your safety is paramount to Metrolink and in the abundance of transparency, Metrolink wanted to make our riders aware of this information. 



Metrolink is Southern California's regional commuter rail service in its 26th year of operation. Metrolink is governed by The Southern California Regional Rail Authority (SCRRA), a joint powers authority made up of an 11-member board representing the transportation commissions of Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino and Ventura counties. Metrolink operates seven routes through a six-county, 538 route-mile network. Metrolink’s passengers travel approximately 441 million miles each year, making Metrolink the second busiest public transportation provider in Southern California. Metrolink is the third largest commuter rail agency in the United States based on directional route miles and the eighth largest based on annual ridership.