In advance of tomorrow’s hearing at Metro headquarters over the Westside Subway, a group called L.A. on the Move released the above video on YouTube. The video graphically illustrates their concerns. Sometimes a video is so clear that commentary from Streetsblog writers is not necessary.
As debate continues at Metro headquarters over the Westside Subway, the Parent-Teacher Association of the Beverly Hills High School released the above video on YouTube. The video graphically illustrates their concerns. Sometimes a video is so clear that commentary from Streetsblog writers is not necessary.
A video put together by Dan Guitierrez and Brian DeSousa of Dual Chase Productions demonstrates the safest way for cyclists to ride in Mandeville Canyon. The video emphasizes that despite popular opinion, riding to the right isn’t always the safest or most courteous way to bike. For example, on a downhill, where a cyclist will […]
If video of a flash mob on Metro Rail became a hit on transportation blogs, the above punk rock video by It’s Casual is sure to become a viral hit. (Even as I’m proofreading this, I see Alissa “Gelato Baby” Walker has beaten me to the punch posting this video.) The song and video itself […]
Via our friend’s at NRDC Switchboard comes “Built to Last” an award-winning video by John Paget that the makes the case for “Smart Growth” without ever using the term. The film id in two parts, a “problem” section that identifies what is the greatest threat to the earth (CUL-DE-SACS!). The second part identifies the solution, […]
Vicious Cycle from KPCC on Vimeo. Earlier today, KPCC released “Vicious Cycle” a video on the Midnight Drag Race , a late night bicycle race through the 2nd Street Tunnel in Downtown Los Angeles. To program the race, volunteers worked with the city to close the tunnel to vehicle traffic so that the race could […]
Words fail when watching this clip of an NYPD officer forcibly knocking a Critical Mass rider to the pavement last Friday. The assault was caught on video by a bystander in Times Square. Compounding the injustice, reports Gothamist, is what happened next: A representative for TIMES UP! tells us that the cyclist in this video […]