This Week In Livable Streets

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CicLAvia heads to Culver City and Venice this Sunday! There are also plenty of city and Metro meetings and more coming up. 

  • Tuesday 3/21 – The Los Angeles City Council Planning and Land Use Management Committee meets. On the agenda is the adoption of a new city policy on Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs) or granny flats. The meeting takes place at 2:30 p.m. at City Hall 3rd floor council chambers, at 200 N. Spring Street (public entrance on Main Street) in downtown L.A. Details at meeting agenda.
  • Tuesday 3/21EVENT CANCELED! Abundant Housing L.A. hosts a panel discussion on “What’s next for L.A. after defeating Measure S?” featuring L.A. City Councilmember Marqueece Harris-Dawson and Planning Department head Vince Bertoni. The event goes from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Mercado La Paloma at 3655 S. Grand Avenue in South Los Angeles. Details at Facebook event.
  • Thursday 3/23 – Metro hosts its monthly board of directors meeting, where they decide a full agenda of agency issues. This month’s agenda includes the Regional Connector pedestrian bridge to Grand Avenue, the Rosa Park Station overhaul, a raft of construction issues (due to a canceled committee meeting), and plenty more. The meeting starts at 9 a.m. at the 3rd floor Metro Board Room at One Gateway Plaza in downtown L.A., behind Union Station. See agendas and staff reports at Metro calendar page.
  • Thursday 3/23 – Metro hosts two community meetings to discuss progress on the selection of alternatives for Segment B (the Southeast Cities section) of the planned Rail-to-River multi-use path. Two meetings (same content) take place from 3 to 5 p.m. and from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Oldtimers Housing Development Corporation at 3355 E. Gage Avenue in Huntington Park. Meeting and project details at Metro’s project page.
CicLAvia is back this Sunday
CicLAvia is back this Sunday
  • Sunday 3/26 – Woooo! Hoooooo! CicLAvia – Culver City meets Venice is this Sunday from 9 a.m to 4 p.m. Bike, walk, run, skate, or whateva along 6 miles of car-free streets. It will be free, fun, and family-friendly. Get there easily via the Metro Expo Line. Share via Facebook event.

Next Week:

  • Tuesday 3/28 and Thursday 4/30 – Councilmember Huizar and the Bureau of Engineering host community meetings on the Sixth Street PARC. Details at 6th Street Viaduct website.
  • Thursday 3/30 through Saturday 4/8 – The California High-Speed Rail Authority will host a community meetings on connecting Los Angeles and Orange County. The downtown L.A. meeting will be Thursday 3/30. Meeting details at CAHSR.

Did we miss anything? Is there something we should list on future calendars? Email joe [at] streetsblog.org.

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