Recent Streetsblog LA posts about Sharrows

Sharrows Appear on Motor Avenue

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When Jonathan Weiss emailed me two weeks ago announcing that Sharrows placeholders appeared on Motor Avenue, I didn’t think too much of it. After all, stencils marking a place for bike racks have been on the ground next to my Big Blue Bus stop for almost five months. However, apparently LADOT contractors were working overtime […]

The Embedded Activist

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There’s always a risk when an advocate is hired by a government agency.  Will the advocate “go native” and be an ineffective agent of change?  Will the advocate ever be able to shake his reputation of being “just” an advocate? When the City of Glendale and the Los Angeles County Bicycle Coalition submitted a joint […]