Today’s Headlines

  • Blue Line Receiving Billion Dollar Overhaul: New Cars, Safer Trains (The Source, Curbed, LAT)
  • Feds Designate Poorer L.A. Communities for Increased Federal Aid (LAT)
  • L.A. Weekly Doubles and Triples Down on Its Outrage Over Stoned Driving Crackdowns
  • Despite Years of Progress is Southland Air Still Making Us Sick? (Pasadena Weekly)
  • Central City Ready for Year of Major Developments (DTLA News)
  • SaMo Seeking Consensus Over Greenway Plan Connecting Schools (SaMo Next)
  • The No Pants Metro Ride Is Sunday (LAist)
  • Pope Picks Up Hitchhiker in Pope Mobile (Gawker)

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It’s going to be a little lighter than usual today, Sahra and I are interviewing the finalists for the L.A. writer position.

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Bill to Grant CEQA Exemption to Kings Basketball Arena Is Unpopular (LAT, SF Chronicle) Time Also Running Out for Meaningful Fracking Laws in Sacramento (LAT) LAPD Explains What Happened in the Case of Melanie Freeland (Biking in L.A.) SaMo/Westside Resident Groups Combine for Park2Airport (Lookout, Curbed) Garcetti, Public, Ambivalent About Bringing the NFL to L.A. […]

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Obama Taps Mayor of Charlotte to Replace Ray LaHood (Politico, LAT) Los Angeles State Historic Park, aka The Cornfield, Could Close for Year for Major Expansion (Curbed) Downtown News Plays It Even Covering the Spring Street Bike Lane “Controversy” Casden Development Could Swamp Westside in Permanent Carmageddon (L.A. Weekly) Heavy Hitters Are Coming to Today’s […]

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Debate Over Who Should Pay For L.A. Sidewalk Repair and Maintenance (LAT) CBS2 Tracks Down Hit-and-Run Driver Who Hit 12-Year-Old Cyclist On Reseda Metro’s Proposed Bus Service Cuts/Consolidations (Calwatch – Reddit) LADOT Audit: Dept Didn’t Collect $1.8M In Event Costs (Sac Bee, LAT) Is A Streetcar Really Needed To Spur DTLA Investment? (Downtown News) Walk Eagle […]

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Cracks in the Sidewalk Undermine L.A.’s Transportation Succeses (Planetizen) Metro Hinting That It Could Choose Hybrid Over Big Dig for 710 (The Source) 100 Year Old Backs Into Nine Students, Two Adults, in South L.A. (LAT) Councilmen Buscaino, Garcetti, Rosendahl, Not on Board with 3-Year Sidewalk Study (LAT) Downtown Groups Prepare Lawsuit Against Farmers Field […]