Today’s Headlines

  • Momentum Turned in Spring Street Green Bike Lane Debate (Blog Downtown)
  • Decision on Leimert Park Station Coming in Early May (Curbed)
  • Still Totally Worth It: 405 Widening Over a Year Behind Schedule (LAT)
  • Placement of Video Screens at Metro Center Is Nonsensical (Accidental Urbanist)
  • The Case of the Bev. Hills Road Rage Hit and Run Makes the Times (LAT)
  • State Senate Appoints Malcolm Dougherty to Head Caltrans Despite “Repeated Problems” (Merc)
  • Conservative Paper in San Diego Fuming Over CAHSR Bidding Process (Union-Tribune)
  • CA Assembly Committee Passes Two Bills to Tighten Restrictions on Teen Drivers (Sac Bee)
  • Sustainable Transpo to Get Largest Share of Cap-and-Trade Funds, and More Updates From Sac (GC)
  • Study: Driving With Voice-Activated Texting Is Still Dangerous (CoCo Times)
  • Everybody Seems to Love Richie Trimble (L.A. Observed, ABC National, Yahoo News, The Post Game)
  • I Don’t Even Know What Language Some of These Stoopid Tall Articles Are In (Sopitas, Vecernji, News Now)
  • Daily Carnage: Pedestrian Killed by Car Driver in Sylmar (Daily News)

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42% of L.A.’s Sidewalks In Need of Repair (LAT) Occupy LA Disbands Bike Share in Anticipation of Eviction.  Gives Bikes to Needy. (Patch) Speaking of #OLA, They’re Still at City Hall Park (Twitter) Boyle Heights Bike Lanes Go Green (Mis Neighbors) Spring Street Green Lane a Taste of Whats to Come? (LAT) Curbed Gives a Photo […]

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Don’t Forget to Vote in our Spring Street Green Buffered Bike Lane Photo Contest. Metro Ends Monthly Charge for Irregular FastTrack Users of ExpressLanes (LAT, Curbed, The Source, ZevWeb) 5 Ways to Irritate Everyone with Barely Coherent Arguments (L.A. Weekly) Media Continues to Lionize Distracted Driver Who Plays with Apps While Driving (LAT) An Editorial In Favor […]

Cyclists Weigh in on Spring Street Green Buffered Bike Lane

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The poor Spring Street Green Buffered Bike Lane.  The first “outside the box” bike project in Los Angeles has come under fire from just about everyone for the peeling paint and tire tracks that dominate a portion of the lane.  Even Midnight Ridazz hosts a thread entitled, “Green Lanes Are a Joke,” although opinions ont […]

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LADOT Plans Road Diet/Bike Lanes for 7th Street…What About Bike 0Parking (Orange 2) Bakersfield Californian: “If LA Can Embrace Bicycling, So Can We” Not a Shock, Budget Debates Dominate Council Elections (LAT) New York Times Uses Anonymous Sources to Take a Swing at Sadik-Khan (NYC Streetsblog, Curbed) Creative.  Hit and Run Driver “Goes Metro” to […]

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Dakota Gets the Scoop on AEG Traffic EIR (Daily News) Praise for the SCAG Plan (LAT, SF Gate, KOLO) L.A. Weekly Gives the History of CicLAvia LA. Getting Serious About Car Share (Curbed) League of American Cyclists: USC A “Bike Friendly Campus” (Free Times) Yucca Street the Next “Bicycle Friendly Street” (LADOT Bike Blog) BHUSD: […]

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“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 […]