Today’s Headlines

Featured Headline: While we were talking about the city’s efforts to get federal dollars for a river bike path extension, Blog Downtown and Curbed were talking about a similar effort to get federal funding for a Downtown Streetcar and the favored route of the streetcar’s planners.
  • What Fast Track?  Crenshaw Subway Campaign Files Suit (LAT)
  • State Awards $448 Million to LA County Transit Projects (The Source)
  • Boxer: House R’s Transpo Bill Doesn’t Add Up (The Hill)
  • City Uses Red Light Camera Firm to Handle Backlogged Tickets (Daily News)
  • Atwater Village to Get “Iconic” Bridge Over LA River (Curbed)
  • Skelton: Time to Increase State Gas Tax (LAT)
  • L.A. Will Get Bike Wayfaring Signs (LADOT Bike Blog)
  • Are We Reaching “Peak Car”? (The Globe and Mail)
  • City Starting to Lose Patience with Occupy L.A. (LAT)
  • 19 Building Types That Caused the Recession (Atlantic Cities)
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  • Expo proves Goodmon’s main goal is self-promotion, and given the giant photo of him the Times’ included in its blog’s coverage Goodmon should be well satisfied the lawsuit is producing the results he craves, whether or not it has merit or even advances all that far.

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Westside Subway and Regional Connector Headlines: Westside Subway, Regional Connector, Move Forward (LAT, Business Journal, NBC4, Daily News) Villaraigosa Celebrates (HuffPo) Beverly Hills Board of Ed. Wants $100,000 for Lobbying Against Subway (BH Patch) Not Everyone on the Westside Gives a Rats Ass Whether the Subway Goes Under B.H. (LAist) L.A.’s Subways Good for Real […]

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Integrity Issues At Neighborhood Integrity? DiCaprio Did Not Endorse, Claims Scrubbed (Curbed) NII Quietly Funding No On Measure M Campaign (Curbed) Crenshaw/LAX Line Tunnel Machine Breaks Through At Leimert Park (The Source, Curbed) What Metro’s Long Range Plan Means For Communities (Investing in Place) Measure M Claims 15% Traffic Reduction In 2057 (LAT) …Lisa Schweitzer Expresses […]

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Ridley Thomas: Unused South L.A. Rails Will Become Bike/Ped Friendly Greenway (MRT Blog) Op/Ed: Bonin and Garcetti Are Really Excited About Rail Plans for LAX (Daily News) LAPD Handing Out $250 Jay Walking Tickets in DTLA… (DTLA News) …Downtown News Calls Ped. Sting a “Crackdown” Curbed Goes for “Total Bullshit” Everyone Is Stunned by the […]