Today’s Headlines

Featured Headline: So There Was This Bike Thing Yesterday Called CicLAvia.  The Times followed a rolling family reunion.   ABC7 estimated 130,000 participants, up 30k from 10/10/10.  The AP notes that bikes and protesters mix well.  Neon Tommy contrasts CicLAvia with the Governor’s refusal to Give Us 3.  The Daily News wants it to come to the Valley (I do too…).  Forbes has a picture of Stephen Villavaso using Mojito’s hula-hoop.
More headlines at Streetsblog Capitol Hill

Join us this Thursday at 8 for a night of Streetfilms at the Echo Park Film Center. (Facebook, LASB Calendar)

We’re going to keep it a little light today, national holiday and all. Hope everyone had a blast at CicLAvia and enjoys the Storify story and our photo coverage. See you all at the next CicLAvia, 4/15/12.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


CicLAvia XIX ‘Heart of Los Angeles’ – Open Thread

The 19th iteration of L.A.’s popular open streets festival, CicLAvia, touched down yesterday in central Los Angeles. The “Heart of Los Angeles” route included Boyle Heights, the downtown Arts District, Little Tokyo, Civic Center, Chinatown, historic Broadway, Central City West, and MacArthur Park. The weather was perfect for bicycling and walking: cool and cloudy, with […]

CicLAvia XIII: Pasadena Open Streets Open Thread

CicLAvia touched down in the City of Pasadena for the first time yesterday. The route, centered on Colorado Boulevard, showcased the city’s great walkable historic core, preserved because the City of Pasadena stopped the destructive and costly practice of street widening and reformed parking, but that’s a whole ‘nother story. Yesterday, Pasadena saw plenty of smiles, […]