Today’s Headlines

  • Don Shoup on Giving Local Residents Advantages at Parking Meters (SFGate)
  • Culver City Backs Down, Continues Free Bus Rides for Blind, Disabled (Front Page)
  • Two New CicLAvia Routes Announced, Including East L.A. and South L.A. Mileage (Biking in L.A.)
  • Excellent Editorial: Increasing Congestion Is Good For West Hollywood (WeHoVille)
  • New L.A. River Greenway Open in West SFV (KCET)
  • Family To Sue L.A. County For Sheriff Killing Cyclist Milton Olin (Daily News)
  • Meandering Editorial in Support of Federal Highway Bill Funding (CityWatch)
  • Santa Monica To Crack Down on Cyclists This Month (LA Register)
  • Election Season Also Underway in Santa Monica (Santa Monica Next)
  • Long Beach Swears In New Mayor Robert Garcia (KPCC)
  • More Traffic Enforcement Needed As More Cyclists Ride (WaPo)
  • A Look At Bicyclist Crash Data Reporting (SB Chicago)
  • Jarrett Walker on Predicting Traffic: More Denial Than Projection (Human Transit)
  • Metro’s Blue Line Turns 24 – Watch Vintage Cartoon-Owl Safety Vids (CityLab)

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Metro Transit System Component Naming Up For Sale (LAT) The Gold Line Is A Catastrophe Waiting To Happen (L.A. Magazine) Ride Metro Transit For Free On New Year’s Eve (Pasadena Now) West Hollywood Bike-Share Off To A Strong Start (WeHoVille) …Santa Monica Bike-Share Too (Argonaut) Carnage: Cyclist Killed In Norwalk Car Collision (Biking in L.A.) […]

Today’s Headlines

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L.A.’s Future: More Car Share, Fewer Massive Parking Structures (Better Institutions) Metro Staff: $1.6B Subway Contract to Skanska, Traylor Bros. and J.F. Shea (The Source) Hawthorne: New LACMA Design Too Entralled with L.A. Car Culture (LAT) California Moving Away From LOS (Level of Service) Traffic Impact Analysis (CityLab) Sheriffs Ticketing Cyclists For Legally Taking Lane on […]

An Open Letter to New Cyclist Sam Worthington

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Photo: Wild About Movies Dear Sam, I know you’ve been busy these past couple of years.  Terminator Salvation, Avatar, Clash of the Titans, Dracula: Year One…that’s a full load for any actor.  Yet, you’ve somehow managed to find the time to join the growing ranks of urban cyclists in Los Angeles. It takes a lot […]

This Week In Livable Streets

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Controversy in Griffith Park! L.A. Walks hosts its annual awards dinner! Healthy food in South L.A.! A new shuttle to the Red Line! And plenty more this week, mostly on Saturday. Tuesday 1/19 – The city of West Hollywood kicks off its new free CitylineX shuttle to connect WeHo with the Metro Red Line Hollywood Highland Station. […]

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Metro Staff Recommendation for Crenshaw Connection to LAX (The Source, LAT) Walkability Report: L.A. Ranks 16th Out of 30 Big U.S. Metro Areas (LAT) Why Aren’t More People Outraged? Boy on a Bike at Slain Cyclist Phillip O’Neill Memorial Ride Audio Reporting from Cedillo’s #Fig4All N. Figueroa Bike Lane Meeting (Bike Talk) Shocker: Traffic Forecasts […]