Today’s Headlines

  • Mixed-Use Development Opens Near Culver City Expo Station (LAT)
  • Wilshire/405 Ramps Re-Opened Early (The Source)
  • City Needs to Cut 400 Trees to Make Space for Shuttle (LAT)
  • Up from 250 Trees in July (LA Streetsblog, July 26)
  • Triumph for Metro as USC Fans Pack Expo on Saturday (The Source)
  • One Station Actually Does Research Before Broadcasting on Culata/Critical Mass Crash (ABC7)
  • Witness Says Culata Riding Fixie, Couldn’t Stop at Time of Crash (Biking In L.A. Comments)
  • San Diego Critical Mass Not Responsible for Screwdriver Thrown at Cop (San Diego News 10)
  • Media Obsessed with Paparazzi Law in Bieber’s 101 on 101. Not Concerned with Reckless Driving (LAT)
  • Breaking Down the “Controversy” Over the Expo Bikeway (Better Bike)
  • Having Fun with Public Bike Art in Malaysia (Bike Commute News)
  • Another Legal Setback for Monrovia Transit Village (Pasadena Star-News)
  • It’s a Big Week for Villaraigosa (LAT, Daily News)
  • SoCal Sets Gas Prices Record (Daily News)
  • Rise of the L.A. River, an International Story (Guardian)

More headlines at Streetsblog Capitol Hill

While we took yesterday off, we published two stories on Saturday. One detailed the tragic passing of Jerico Culata at Critical Mass. The other was a photo essay detailing the triumph of the Ovarian Psycos Bicycle Brigade’s “Clitoral Mass” on Saturday.

  • calwatch

    Here’s a story you missed on LASD TSB brutality on the Gold Line:

    Thanks to Ken Ruben (of all people) for forwarding the link to his list.


Cyclist Dies on Critical Mass, NBC Opens Fire

Last night, a cyclist died on Critical Mass after losing control of his bicycle and crashing into a wall on UCLA’s campus. Jerico Culata was only eighteen years old and friends and family are already mourning his death. Police are investigating the cause of the crash but have already noted that Culata was not wearing a […]

Today’s Headlines

Video from Friday’s Critical Mass Expo Phase I Could Open in April 2011 (Curbed) The TAP Pile-On Continues (LAT) Who’s In Charge of the 405 Widening Project?  Everyone.  Except You. (City Watch) Glendale Residents Panicked Over Traffic Generated by Disney Project (LA_Now) And You Gotta Be Careful in Glendale: Driver Stabbed in Road Rage Crash […]

Today’s Headlines

Gary Kavanaugh has been documenting bike parking, or lack therof in Santa Monica. The promenade has a lot of rack parking, but apparently not enough to meet demand. California License Plates Might Go Digital? (AP) Texas Gas Companies Environmental End-Around Goes to California’s Ballot (LAist, LAT) Council Punts on Red Light Camera Vote…Because Cameras Were […]

Today’s Headlines

Cyclist Killed Last Week in San Bernadino Was a Pro (SB Sun, KTLA) Pedestrian Killed When Car Hits Traffic Light.  Light Falls on Pedestrian. (LAist, KTLA) Groundbreaking Today for Westlake/MacArthur Park TOD (The Source) Let’s Not Pretend the Dodgers Care About Their Buses Other Than They Don’t Pay for Them (LAT) A Critique of the […]

Today’s Headlines

Steve Lopez Is Critical Of Rowena Safety Improvements (LAT) …Curbed Re-Tells SBLA Coverage, Focuses On 11-Year-Old Hero Matty Grossman Transit-Oriented Development Rising Adjacent To Aviation Green Line Station (Urbanize) Vision Zero Will Save Lives And Save Money (LADOT Bike Blog) Carnage: Studio City Crash Kills One, Injures Five (Daily News) Metro Proposes Silver Line Service […]

Today’s Headlines

CicLAvia Announces October Expansion and July Cancellation (CicLAvia) How the Other Streetsblogs Covered “Dangerous by Design” (DC, NYC, SF, DC again) More Local Coverage (LAT, San Diego Union-Tribune, Biking In L.A.) South L.A. Political and Activist Leaders Unite for Crenshaw Subway (LA Weekly) Fix Expo Releases Their Power Point Presentation Used for Outreach on Crenshaw […]