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  • BUSted Interviews NELA Cycling Leader Josef Bray-Ali (YouTube)
  • Cyclist Cautioned By Sheriff In “Bikes OK” Wilshire Bus-Only Lane (YouTube)
  • Metro Bike-Share Coming To L.A. On July 7 (LAT)
  • Early Ridership On the Metro Expo Line (KPCC)
  • Southern California Commutes Animated (Curbed)
  • When Can A Bicyclist Take the Lane? (CiclaValley, KPCC)
  • CHP Officer Injured In Topanga Canyon Hit-and-Run (LAT)
  • Quarterly Cap-and-Trade Auction Revenue Falls Short (LAT)
  • Legislation Mandates Denver RTD Lose Millions On Free Park-and-Ride (SB Denver)
  • Zoning Laws Would Have Killed Off America’s Great Cities (Forbes)

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  • Inside West Hollywood’s Expensive New Automated Parking Garage (KPCC)
  • Thrillist Posts, Removes Xenophobic Anti-Expo Line Screed (L.A. Weekly, Gawker)
    …Santa Monica Near-Expo Parks New Parking Meters Criticized By “Locals” (SMDP)
    …Monday Expo 2 Ridership: 12,000 Boardings, Half Downtown SaMo (The Source)
  • Long Beach Council Candidates Square Off Over Parking (LB Press Telegram)
  • Bike-Share Downtown L.A. Launch Date To Be Announced Today (KPCC)
  • Carnage: Violent Car Crash Kills One, Injures Two Others (KTLA)
  • Campaign To Preserve Sites From “Negro Travelers” Route 66 Guide (CBC Radio)
  • Uber Kicks Off Spanish Language Service, Recruiting Drivers (LB Press Telegram)
  • Parking Requirements Mean Less Housing and Less Affordable Housing (Sightline)
    …Reforming Parking An Easier Way Toward A More Just Society (Access)
  • Car-Centric Streets Drive Away Father-Son Bicyclists (#LukeSpeaks)
  • Seattle Times Goes On Screed Against Imagined “War On Cars” (Seattle Bike Blog)

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  • Driver Who Crashed Into Expo Tracks Was Drunk (LAist, LAT)
  • Bike-Share Coming To Downtown L.A. 2016, Pasadena 2017 (L.A. Magazine)
  • Overview Of Expo/Bundy TOD Martin Expo Town Center (Urbanize)
  • How To Inter-Agency Transfer From Foothill Transit To Metro Rail (Footnotes)
  • Carnage: Motorcyclist Dies Crashing Into Tree in Elysian Valley (Eastsider)
  • West Hollywood’s $18M 200-Space Robo-Garage Opens Today (WeHoVille)
  • “Nowhere To Park” Valet Parking Scandal In Studio City (NBC4)
  • Flying Pigeon‘s Iconic Cargo Bike Stolen and Returned

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  • Expo, Expo: Driver Crashes Onto Expo Tracks Near Exposition Park (KPCC)
    …Christopher Hawthorne: Expo Marks Great Progress (LAT)
    …Expo 2 A Sign of L.A.’s Costly Bet On Curbing Car Culture (WSJ)
    The Source‘s Explainer on How To Commute Via Expo
    …Car/Bike/Transit Race: Expo Faster Than Rush-Hour Buses (KPCC)
  • LAPD Union Head: Bikes Cause “Absolute Traffic Nightmare, More Dangerous For Drivers, Pedestrians and Cyclists” (Biking in L.A.)
  • Councilmember Buscaino Rides An E-Bike To Work From San Pedro (Facebook One, Two, Three)
  • KPCC Highlights Sexual Harassment On Metro Trains and Buses
  • Drunken Man Pulls Knife On Orange Line (LAist)
  • North Figueroa Traffic Safety Remains An Issue For Councilmember Cedillo (EGP News)
  • KPCC Interviews Boyle Heights Ovarian Psycos Bike Brigade
  • Lawndale Opens Rudolph Park (From Lot to Spot, TPL)
  • New Pop-Up Mini-Parking Opens In Hollywood (Urbanize)
  • Car Battery Recycler Quemetco To Begin Soil Testing For Lead (KPCC)
  • Some Valley Equestrians Oppose CA High Speed Rail (LAT)

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Metro's new rail system map in effect today

Metro’s new rail system map in effect today

  • Metro Expo Line Opens Today, Free Rides From Noon and All Day Saturday (Metro)
    …Take uberPOOL To Expo and Get A Discount (The Source)
    …Villaraigosa On Expo: I Told You So (KPCC)
    …Expo Is Not Faster Than Driving (LAT)
    …Former Red Car Operator Waxes Nostalgic On Expo (KPCC)
  • Metro Committee Approves Active Transpo Plan To Connect First/Last Mile (Investing in Place)
  • Azusa Gold Line Parking Shortage Hurting New Rail Ridership (CBS2)
  • TransitCenter Forum: Lessons Learned For Improving Livability (Investing in Place)
  • Improving L.A.’s Buses (KPCC)
  • Carnage: Two Bicyclist Road Deaths – Palos Verdes Apparent Hit-and-Run (Biking in L.A.)
    …Panorama City Crash Kills Cyclist, Likely Due To Speeding Driver (Biking in L.A., CiclaValley)
  • Opinion: Don’t Go Over the Top Praising L.A. For Recent Bike Efforts (LAT)
  • Bike-Share Riders Get In Fewer Crashes Than Other Bicyclists (Bikocity)

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  • Op-Ed: L.A. Lacks Housing Affordability Due To Low Vacancy Rates (LAT)
  • L.A. County Seeks Millionaire Tax To Aid Homeless (LAT)
  • Will People (Other Than Train Buffs) Ride Expo Phase 2? (KPCC)
  • Small Walkability Connections Can Help Help Metro Ridership (L.A. Magazine)
    …Does This Apply To the Expo Line? (@StreetsblogLA Twitter)
  • Why Is It So Difficult For L.A. To Keep Sidewalks Clean? (HuffPo)
  • Build Better L.A. Initiative Delivers 10,000+ Signatures (ACT-LA)
  • Azusa TOD Redevelopment Picks Bowling Alley Over Cinema (SGV Tribune)
  • CityWatch Complains About Expo Parking and Expo Complainers
  • Crosswalks and Art Planned For Western Great Street Improvements (Larchmont Buzz)
  • Pasadena Mayor Looks To Ballot Measure To Overturn Earlier 710 Freeway Support (SGV Tribune)
  • Family and Friends Commemorate Upland Hit-and-Run Death (Daily Bulletin)
  • DC Area Has Multiple Incompatible Bike-Share Systems and It’s OK (GG Washington)

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Today’s Headlines

  • Metro Board Considering Funding First/Last Mile Infrastructure (Investing in Place)
  • Downtown News Interviews LADOT Chief Seleta Reynolds
  • Bike Month/Week/Day/Hour/Minute Is Here (KPCC, WeHoVille)
  • There’s This Rail Line To the Beach Opening This Week (The Source)
  • Editorial: Is the Expo Line “Doomed” To Slow Service? (LAT)
  • West Hollywood Bike-Share Will Be Called “WeHoPedals” (@danwentzel Twitter)
  • More CicLAvia Southeast Cities Photos (Unbored Hands)
  • Can You Ditch Your Car In 2016? (Fox11)

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  • Phil Washington’s Record For His First Year As Metro CEO (The Source)
  • Downtown Glendale Looks To Raise Parking Meter Rates (LAT)
  • Affordable Housing TOD Rising At Mariachi Plaza (Urbanize)
  • WeHo Opening Its 200-Space $18-Million Robo-Car-Parking Garage May 24 (WeHoVille)
  • All-Door Boarding Coming To Metro Silver Line June 26 (Metro presentation)
  • Richard Platkin Explains the Neighborhood Integrity Initiative (Lisa Schweitzer)
  • Army Corps Crews Removing Flood Barriers Blocking L.A. River Bike Path (@CorpsLADistrict Twitter)
  • Boom Photographs Latino Urbanism
  • Driving While Pregnant Is Riskier Than You Think (NPR)
  • Car-Share Bridges Gap Between American Egotism And American Salary (New Yorker via Price Tags)

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