Today’s Headlines

  • Metro Board Meeting Today: Regional Connector, First/Last Mile, Express Lanes (The Source)
  • Also at Metro: State Active Transportation Program ATP (Safe Routes To School CA)
  • Car-Free Angeleno Makes Great Case Against Cars (Vice)
  • New Map for Bicycle Tourism Explorations in Downtown Long Beach (DTLB)
  • Sky-High Rent? Raise Minimum Wage and More (LAT)
  • Jury Awards $3M To Victims In Texas Fracking Case (LAT)
  • Connect LB to the San Fernando Valley: LA River DTLA Gap Closure Proposal (Longbeachize)
  • Taking A Safe Cycling Class (KCRW)
  • L.A. Highway Toll Lanes Work (LAT)
  • Silver Lake Hillside Stairway Poetry (Eastsider)
  • 2 Dead, 5 Injured in Irvine Freeway Crash (LAT)
  • Guardian UK Earth Day Hero: Santa Monica’s Pam O’Connor (Santa Monica Next)
  • LADOT Video Wants Drivers To Stop Before the Crosswalk (YouTube)

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  • tip

    Is Streetsblog aware that a new parklet just opened in Huntington Park on Pacific? It’s right in front of Terra Mia cafe, and according to the owner, it already has been well-used and great for business. It’s a much better one than the ones in DTLA, because it isn’t cluttered with exercise equipment like someone’s garage.

  • Joe Linton

    Sounds great – we’ll check it out!

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