Yesterday’s April Fool’s Headlines

(After writing about the desperate and deadly streets faced by pedestrians, it seemed callous to follow it with an April Fool’s article.  But since I know you all deserve a laugh in your life I grabbed the following links from an email sent by Reconnecting America for you all since you won’t get to read my great story about the new Expo route that’s going through Damien Goodmon’s house, turning at the house he was raised at and ending at his former grade school.)



Roger Rudick Is the New Editor of Streetsblog SF

(Welcome Roger Rudick! Roger is an excellent writer, a familiar name to SBLA readers, a steadfast livability advocate, and a friend. Also I welcome Streetsblog S.F. into the circle of the California Streets Initiative, the non-profit behind SBLA, Streetsblog California, Santa Monica Next and LongBeachIze. – Joe Linton) Thanks for your patience, Bay Area readers. The blog […]

Today’s Headlines

Construction of Gold Line Foothill Extension Gets the Green Light (The Source) Forget About Beverly Hills, What About the Lawsuits Against the Red Line? (Curbed) Two Miracle Mile Museums To Be Raised for Westside Subway Expansion (LAT) On Location Filming Down in L.A. (Daily News) Proposed Food Truck Ban Near Schools Dies in Assembly (Daily News) Expo […]

The Transit System We Deserve

You can see this image at The Transport Politic or view it in its entirety here. Our friends at the transit mega-blog The Transport Politic put together an image to accompany yesterday’s story that is perhaps the most beautiful thing I’ve seen since the birth of Samuel last month.  This map shows the Los Angeles […]