Today’s Headlines

  • Dr. Alex Thompson explains what the bike plan is and why it matters. (Westside Bikeside)
  • Yes, cyclists have to signal, but not if it risks their safety. (Road Rights) via (Bicycling)
  • Venice’s bike coop goes begging for a coffeemaker. (Bikerowave)
  • SoCal cyclists remember Joseph Novotny with a Ride of Silence. (The Signal)
  • Missouri DOT offers time-lapse video showing why roads deteriorate – and what they cost to maintain. (Infrastructurist)
  • New Zealand cyclists call for an end to cyclist-bashing. (Voxy)
  • L.A. hometown tourists take a spin down Mullholland Drive. (Travelin’ Local)
  • The Cyclists’ Bill of Rights receives near unanimous approval from the Neighborhood Council Action Summit. (SoapBoxLA)
  • Burbank’s new bike master plan threatens to put L.A.’s plan to shame. (LACBC)
  • An Altadena elementary school actually encourages its students to walk – yes, walk! – to class. (Pasadena Star News) via (AltadenaBlog)
  • Yet more public meetings about public transit; this time rail from Downtown to Long Beach via LAX and the Southbay, (LAist)
  • A judge expunges Mel Gibson’s DUI conviction; his reputation is another matter. (Times)
  • An elderly Montebello woman and her dog killed by a hit-and-run driver. (Times)