Today’s Headlines

  • Take on-line survey to add L.A. River bikeway to planned Lincoln Heights park (Creek Freak)
  • Mayor’s Transportation Deputy No Longer a Hummer Commuter (Times
  • Desperate to Save Jobs City Officials Want to Tow More Cars (Daily News)
  • Sepulveda Pass Work Canceled Again Last Weekend (The Source)
  • Another "Mandeville Canyon" Crash in Riverside (Press Enterprise)
  • Good Thing We Solved World Hunger: One Quarter of US Grain Fed to Cars (Guardian)
  • More Teens Waiting to Get License (WaPo)
  • The High Cost of Subsidized Home Ownership (Yglesias)
  • Woman Lays Down in Front of Traffic.  Killed by Car.  (LA Now)

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Obese Americans Now More Prevalent Than Merely Overweight Ones (LAT) How Car-Dependent Sprawl Fails Our Senior Populations (Vox via Price Tags) Planned New DTLA Historic Core Hotel, Parking: 0 Cars, 18 Bikes (Curbed) State Selects Affordable Housing Projects To Receive Cap-and-Trade Funds (KPCC) Malibu Considering PCH Improvements, Including More Bike Lane (Curbed) San Bernardino SBX […]

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Garcetti Overrules Commission In Favor Of Large Scale K-Town Development (LAT) L.A. Sustainability pLAn Could End L.A. Smog (Cities Speak) More Boyle Heights LAPD Patrols On Foot, Instead Of Cars (LAT) Pro Soccer Stadium Proposed Next To USC (LAT) Why Do Car Deaths Get Less Attention Than Train Deaths (Rebuilding Rust Belt) Cap and Trade […]

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L.A. City Low-Income Electric Car Sharing Program Contract Approved (L.A. Thrives, Move L.A.) L.A. County, Metro Seek TOD Proposals For Crenshaw/Expo Sites (Urbanize) Carnage: In Whittier, Speeding Driver Strikes Car Killing One, Seriously Injuring Another (LAT) LACBC Reports On Recent Valley L.A. River Bike Path Meeting Making Sense Of An Assault Onboard A Metro Bus […]

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Featured Headline: Just in time for CicLAvia, Metrolink upgraded its bike car fleet from 2 cars to 10 cars.  KPCC reports that the new bike cars will hold “at least” 18 bikes.  Longtime reader Tiffany Kay rode Metrolink into Downtown Los Angeles from Buena Park Station in Orange County and she stopped counting the bikes […]

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Reviewing Last Friday’s Move L.A. Conference (The Source) Zine Has a Plan for Sidewalk Fix in Districts, Rivals for Comptroller Cry Foul (Daily News) More on the Highland Park Parklet Opening (Eastsider, Curbed, Patch) Meanwhile, Pershing Square Is Due for a Major Overhaul (Observed, DTLA Rising) L.A. Sued Over How It Handles Car Parking Tickets […]