Today’s Headlines

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  • LACBC Asks, “Are You Bike Friendly?” Wendy Greuel, Eric Garcetti, Emanuel Pleitez, Jan Perry, Kevin James Say “Yes”
  • LAPD, Jan Hold Presser Looking for Hit and Run “Person of Interest” (Guardian)
  • 3 Former Gov.’s Make Case for CEQA Reform (CAHSR Blog)
  • New Bike Parking Ordinance Will Shape New Development in DTLA (Blog Downtown)
  • But, Glendale, Pasadena, Leaving L.A. in the Bicycling Dust (Wild Bell)
  • Santa Monica’s Complete Green Street Opens Saturday (SM Dispatch)
  • Contractor Chosen for Metrolink’s New Perris Valley Line (Press-Enterprise)
  • Elysian Valley Residents Getting Sick from Metrolink Yard’s Fumes (KCET)
  • Caltrain and CAHSRA Forming New Agreement Around Blended Track System (SM Daily)

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Cyclists Claim Rights to Bike "Festival of Lights" (Soap Box) Auto VMT Still Dropping Nationwide… (New Republic) …Transit Ridership Also in Decline (USA Today) Last Decade Saw Radical Changes in Downtown Culture, Night Life, Streets (Downtown News) More on the FEIR for Expo (SM Daily Press, KPCC) BRT Is Changing Urban Design Throughout Latin America […]

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Valley Police Cracking Down on Drunk Driving (Daily News) AIA: Political Leadership Could Bolster Green Design (The Planning Report) LADOT Puts Up-to-Date Bikeways Map Online (LADOT Bike Blog) First Street Bridge Opened Yesterday (Eastsider, LAT) Real Time Train Info Shows Highway Drivers What They’re Missing (The Source) City Watch Uncritically Reprints Pro-Parking Privatization Piece from Minnesota Work […]

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Santa Monica narrowly approves Bergamot transit village development (SM Daily Press) Could “jaywalking” be disrupting how carefully L.A. signals are timed (KCRW) MyFigueroa represents L.A. at a crossroads… or was it a crosswalk? (HuffPo) D.J. Waldie is a careful and conscientious “jaywalker” (KCET) Steve Lopez: drivers experiencing “growing pains” due to bike infrastructure (L.A. Times) […]

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NTSB Blames Engineer, Cell Phone, for Chatsworth Metrolink Crash (Times) Caltrans, Metro Update 710 Communities on Expansion Projects, Communities Not Impressed (Curbed via Glendale News Press) Candidates Seek "No Jet Pledge" from Local Westside Celebrities, Including Governor (SM Daily Press) Councilman Koretz Demands Better Bike Plan from LADOT/City Planning (LACBC Blog) Culver City Bike Plan […]

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A Preview of Today’s Boxer-Mica Hearing (SD Union-Tribune) NRDC: A Progressive Bill Will Put SoCal, and America Back to Work (Daily News) Draft Bike Parking Ordinance Now Available for Comment (LACBC Blog) Obama’s Outdoor Policy Could Lead to More River Trails (KCET) Senior Philly Planner, “Parking Minimums Matter” (NYC Streetsblog) Progress on SB375 Implementation But […]