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La Mirada's main arterial streets are Rosecrans Avenue and Imperial Highway. Valley View Avenue, La Mirada Boulevard, and Santa Gertrudes Avenue are other important arterials. Interstate 5 passes through the southwest corner of the city, while Beach Boulevard (CA-39) passes through the east end of the city. Freight railroad traffic through the city is handled by BNSF Railway on its right-of-way in the southwest portion of the city. Metrolink operates commuter rail service on this right-of-way; the nearest stations to La Mirada are Buena Park and Norwalk/Santa Fe Springs. Union Pacific Railroad operates a rail line along Interstate 5 and serves the southern industrial areas south of I-5. Public transportation is provided by the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro), Norwalk Transit, and Montebello Bus Lines.

School districts include: Hacienda La Puente Unified School District Bassett Unified School District Rowland Unified School District Elementary (primary) schools: Lassalette Elementary School, Sparks Elementary School High (secondary) schools: Bassett High School, La Puente High School, Nogales High School, William Workman High School (in the City of Industry) Private high schools: Bishop Amat Memorial High School

Alfie Agnew - mathematician, songwriter and musician Sutan Amrull - make-up artist and performer Tony Baltazar - professional boxer (former resident) Eric Bieniemy - UCLA and NFL running back, attended Bishop Amat HS Anthony Calvillo - record-breaking Canadian Football League quarterback Cecil Fielder - former Nogales High School and Detroit Tigers slugger, father of Prince Fielder Jeff Garcia - voice actor and comedian; voice for the character Sheen Estevez in The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius Norberto Garrido - lineman for the NFL's Carolina Panthers Pat Haden - former USC and NFL quarterback, attended Bishop Amat HS Dan Haren - MLB pitcher, attended Bishop Amat HS Efren Herrera - UCLA and NFL kicker, attended La Puente HS Mike Lamb - MLB infielder, attended Bishop Amat HS Billy Laughlin - "Froggy" from the Our Gang comedies Darryll Lewis - Arizona and NFL cornerback, attended Nogales HS Steven Luevano - professional boxer Lionel Manuel - U of Pacific and NFL wide receiver, attended Bassett HS Arturo Marquez - renowned composer of orchestra music (former resident) Crispin Castro Monroy - municipal president of Santa Cruz Atizapan Max Montoya - UCLA and NFL offensive lineman, attended La Puente HS William R. Rowland - Los Angeles County sheriff John Sciarra - UCLA and NFL quarterback, attended Bishop Amat HS Hilda Solis - politician, member of Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors for District 1 Michael Young - 7-time All-Star infielder in Major League Baseball, attended Bishop Amat HS David Denson - First professional baseball player affiliated with an MLB organization to come out as gay Kid Congo Powers - Musician who has played in bands such as The Cramps, The Gun Club and Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds