Today’s Headlines

  • “Streets for People” Unveil First Project: Pocket Park in Silver Lake (Curbed, Eastsider)
  • Long Beach’s Bike Friendly Business District: Making Green and Going Green (LB Biz)
  • Governor Brown Announces CEQA Reforms (CP&DR)
  • L.A. Still Building CRA Projects… (Daily News)
  • …Even as Leg. Says Cities Can Use CRA Funds for Affordable Housing (Sac Bee)
  • San Diego Gets Buffered Bike Lanes (SD Bikes)
  • Alpern: Will Expo Unite City’s Communities?  (City Watch)
  • Lopez: Cautiously Optimistic About HSR (LAT)
  • Great Ads for Transit from around the World (The Source)
  • LeBron to Reporters: “You Guys Drove Here? You Guys Are Crazy” (WSJ)More headlines at Streetsblog Capitol Hill

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Do You Own a Business?  Do You Want a Bike Corral?  Here’s How to Get One in LA (LADOT Bike Blog) Convention Center Plan Unveiled to Mixed Reviews (Daily News, LAT, LA Observed) Legislature Restores Funding for School Buses (LAT) Beck’s Plan for Unlicensed Drivers Heads to Police Commission on 2/14 (Daily News) Zev Asks […]

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Happy Bike Month!  Richard Risemberg Demolishes Anti-Bike Arguments in LA Biz Journal CRA Tries Again for Downtown Parks (Blog Downtown) Metrolink Started Express Service Yesterday (ABC7) Spring Street Revitalization Tied to Removal of Contra-Flow Bus Lanes (Blog Downtown) Architecture Firm Moving to DTLA Imagines City without Cars (GOOD) How Would You Design Bike Lanes Around […]

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Featured Headline: This week kicked off Metro’s hearings on Green Line Expansion to LAX.  NBC 4 notes the history of trying to bring rail transit to the airport and notes that the expansion is a top project in Mayor Villaraigosa’s America Fast Forward plan. Meanwhile, the Daily Breeze attends one of the first meetings while […]

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Some Endangered CRA Projects Get Some Cash (Biz Journal via Curbed) Metro Wraps Current Round of Big Dig Hearings (The Source) More Uphill Bike Lanes.  New Paint on Summerland in San Pedro (BIKAS) Crenshaw/LAX Line Promises Good Local Jobs (Daily Breeze) Metro Interactive Chats Are Back.  Talk Rampture with Zev on 6/15 (The Source) Speaking […]

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We’ll have a lot more on MyFigueroa! later today, but for now you can see some rough footage from last night at Streetsblog TV. Speaking of Access to DTLA, Some Quick Fixes to 110 Bridge Could Make a Big Difference (DTLA Rising) Mixed Review of ExpressLanes: HOT Lanes Moving Well, Congestion in Regular Lanes (LAT) […]

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Diane Meyer — “Without a Car” slide show from Orion Magazine on Vimeo. Will Wilshire BOL’s Get More People Riding Metro? (Pac. Swell) LaVerne Gold Line Stop Could Get 600 Space Garage (Daily Bulletin) Bikeside: More Community Input Needed on Bike Plan Implementation and Our Top 10 Projects Metro Bus Driver Shot with BB Gun […]