Where: Meet at Metropolis Bikes – 4660 Lankershim Blvd., North Hollywood
Many of you rode with us last December in an effort to get bike lanes on Lankershim. Since then, our Valley Bike Ambassadors have been advocating for a safer Lankershim – with their outreach efforts we have received support of almost 2,000 locals, and 30 Noho businesses. Now nearly a year later, Ride Lankershim is ready for another round of riding with a […]
North Hollywood's Lankershim Boulevard may be getting more and better bike lanes next year. Saturday's Lankershim Blvd Community Pop-Up featured a temporary protected bike lane and pocket-park, and a small street fair with food, music, art and more.
There’s important events almost everyday this week, and then it ends with ARTCRANK, a great place to do some holiday shopping or just enjoy some beer with friends at Orange 20 (and raise a little cash for your favorite independent media site). Monday – We have to give City Planning some credit for trying to […]
As LADOT and City Planning continue outreach over proposals for bike lanes and road diets in the city’s bike plan, opposition has sprung up from entrenched community activists and business owners and at least one stoner. As LADOT wraps up this round of outreach, Streetsblog checks in on the status of the bicycle projects along […]
In March of 2011, then-Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa signed into law the city’s Bicycle Plan, a list of some 1,600 miles of bicycle lanes, routes, friendly streets and paths scheduled for the next 30 years. In some ways, implementation is going exceedingly well. The pace at which new bicycle lanes are being added exceeds even that […]
When the driver pulled in behind me in the new buffered bike lane along Vineland, I thought, OK, it’s a little weird, but he’s probably going to turn right or park. A block and a half later I turned around again. Nope, he’s still there and now he is waving at me like this is […]