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Today’s Headlines

  • First Person Account of Riding for Justice for Milt Olin (L.A. Post Examiner)
  • DTLA, 1% of L.A. Area, Has Added 20% of New Housing Since 1999 (Better Institutions)
  • Opinion: LAT Editors Welcome the New 3-Foot Passing Law
  • Light Rail Woes: Car Crashes into Blue/Expo Lines Downtown, Causes Delays (LAT)
    Man Dies Crushed by Blue Line Train in Long Beach (LA Register)
  • Mapping the Historic Chavez Ravine, Erased for Dodgers Stadium (KCET)
  • Pasadena Driver Who Killed Cyclist Phillip O’Neill Pleads No Contest (Biking in L.A.)
  • Prop C Transportation Funding at Work: Metro Celebrates New Freeway Soundwalls (The Source)
  • Traffic Is the Top Killer of NYC Kids Under 14 (SB NYC)
  • Windshield Mainstream Reporting Doesn’t Quite Get BRT and Bike Facility (SB Chicago)
  • Today’s Parking Facilities Not So Crappy According To Green Parking Industry (HuffPo)
  • Gordon Price on Parking Apps, Under-Pricing, and #JerkTech (Price Tags)

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  • Let’s Get Serious About Traffic Violence: Vote for Vision Zero (GOOD)
  • Speculating on Why Metrolink Ridership Is Declining (LAT)
  • DJ Waldie: Making the Public Realm Hostile in Lancaster and Santa Monica (KCET)
  • Measure R Costs Angelenos 8 Cents Per Day (Move L.A.)
  • GM Say It Will Introduce Hands-Free Feet-Free Cars in 2017 (LAT)
  • Supervisor Molina to Run For LA City Council Against Incumbent Huizar (KPCC)
  • Are Things Better or Worse For Peds in West Hollywood? (WeHoVille)
  • 100 Years Ago: How A Fleet of Taxis Saved Paris (LA Register)
  • In N San Diego County, Amtrak Train Kills Pedestrian On Tracks (LAT)
  • Handsome New Affordable Housing Approved for Signal Hill (LongBeachize)
  • Downey To Host Workshops for Its CicLAvia and Its Bike Master Plan (Wave)
  • Still Time to Give Metro Input for Bike Share Stations (Santa Monica Next)
  • SB Chicago Looks At Gender and Bike Share and #2 National Bike Ranking
  • When Adding Bike Lanes Reduces Car Traffic Delays (City Lab)

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Today’s Headlines

  • Ride and Vigil for Justice for Milt Olin (CBS, ABCLAT, LA Register, Daily News)
    SBLA’s Damien Newton on Olin Non-Prosecution (KCRW)
  • Jazzy Video of Broadway Dress Rehearsal Implementation and Opening (LADOT YouTube)
  • More on Today’s 12Noon Metro Board Sheriff Audit Hearing (The Source)
  • Of Course Streets Are For Families – Cycling with Kids (Flying Pigeon)
  • Metrolink Train Collides With Car on Tracks in Burbank (LAT)
  • UCLA Police Accused of Racial Profiling in Campus Employee Traffic Stop (LAT)
  • 3-Foot Passing Law Goes Into Effect September 16 (Daily Breeze)
  • SB Chicago Graphs Divvy BikeShare Usage
  • LA Register Unhappy About Hiccups In First Day of Hollywood LAX Flyaway Service
  • NYCDOT Happy About #1 Bicycle Friendly City Ranking (SB NYC)

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Today’s Headlines

  • Biking in L.A. Encourages Folks to Ride in Tonight’s Olin Ride, Speculates on Why No Charges?
  • Price Tags Applies A Strong Town’s Critique to L.A. Crumbling Infrastructure
  • Opinion: WeHo Is Dragging Its Feet on Pedestrian Safety (WeHoVille)
  • More on the City’s Closing in on Purchasing Key L.A. River Revitalization Site (KCET)
  • Broadway Dress Rehearsal Photo Essays (CurbedLA Register)
  • Downtown L.A. Streetcar Looks Cheaper Than Earlier Estimates (LAT)
  • LAX Flyaway Service Now Serves Hollywood & Vine (KCET)
  • Latest in Santa Monica Election Endorsements (Santa Monica Next)
  • New Eco-Friendly ‘Children Today’ Daycare Coming to DTLB (LongBeachize)
  • Move On Moves On From Disgruntled Driver Petition (SB SF)
  • University of Chicago Med Ctr Makes Good on Bike Parking, Removes Mean Stickers (SB Chicago)
  • Bicycling Magazine Names NYC #1 Bicycle City in the USA (SB NYC)

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Today’s Headlines

  • L.A.’s Crumbling Infrastructure (NYT)
  • Carnage: Don’t Stand on a Freeway Shoulder, 1 Killed, 4 Injured on 5 Freeway in Castaic (LAT)
    Jogger Critically Injured on PCH in Malibu, Sheriffs Mis-Identify Nonexistent Bike Lane (Malibu Times)
  • Amended Uber, Lyft Insurance Bill A.B. 2293 Passes Legislature (LAT
  • Sad Empty SFV L.A. River Bike Path Photos (LA Register, The Source)
    What We Saw on the LAR Path at Last Week’s Opening: Riders Enjoying It (Post-Periodical)
  • Metrolink Ridership Generally Down, Other Than OC Line (Lets Go LA)
  • Basics of Navigating L.A. With No Car (Conde Nast Traveler)
  • Cracking Down on Restaurant Trash Thieves Scavenging Oil for Bio-Diesel (LA Register)
  • Express Park A Success – Revenue Up, Average Price Down (Downtown News)
  • The Problems With Putting Rail in Freeway Medians (Pedestrian Observations)
  • First Big Blue Bus Stops To Show Real Time Arrival Info (Santa Monica Next)
  • Americans Don’t Walk Much These Days (HuffPo)
  • An Uptick in Overall Vehicle Miles Traveled Nationwide (Planetizen)
    Doesn’t Mean Much When Measured Per-Capita (Better Institutions)

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Today’s Headlines

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SBLA will be publishing lightly today due to lack of dedicated readership on Fridays before three-day weekends. See you on the sidewalks!

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Today’s Headlines

  • No Charges for Distracted Sheriff Who Killed Milt Olin with His Car (Daily News)
  • Kind of Takes the Wind Out of the “Give Me 3″ Sails, But PR Campaign Moves On (ZevWeb)
  • Insurance Company Study Says L.A.’s Roads Getting More Dangerous (Curbed)
  • Man Who Sexually Assaulted Woman on Purple Line Pleads Guilty (Register)
  • Different Levels of Excitement from OC Cities Towards State Bike Grants (Voice of OC)
  • Metro Releases Study for Gold Line Extension from East L.A. to Whittier (Boyle Heights Beat)
  • SaMo Will Change Unpopular New Bus Stops, But Won’t Bring Back Benches (Patch, SMDP)
  • Santa Monica Next Turns 1 (SaMo Next)
  • Long Beach Will Modernize Parking Meters (LBP)
  • Lancaster Mulls Closing Metrolink Station to “Stop Poaching of Homeless Services” (AVT)

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  • The Urban Oil Fields of Los Angeles (The Atlantic)
  • Cap-and-Trade Survives Oil Companies’ Attack (CA HSR Blog)
  • How L.A. Doesn’t Quite Repair Its Broken Sidewalks (LA Register)
  • General Motors Does Private Bike Share for Detroit-Area-Tech-Ctr Employees (LAT)
  • Overflow Crowds Call for San Gabriel Mountains National Monument (KPCC)
  • Burbank’s Burbank-Chandler Bike Path Going Strong at 10 Years (Burbank Leader)
  • Big Blue Bus Benches That “Encouraged Loitering” Not Coming Back (SMDP)
  • Report: L.A. Solar Energy Potential Is Huge (EDF)
  • Analogizing White Privilege to Driver Privilege (A Little More Sauce)

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  • Express Park a Success Downtown, Next to Westwood and Hollywood (KCET)
  • Atwater Village NC Still Wants 4 Car Lanes on Glendale-Hyperion Bridge (Eastsider)
  • Runyon Canyon Disabled Parking Placard Scofflaws Caught on Camera (NBC)
  • Frogtown Folks Concern Over Small Structural Failure on New Riverside-Figueroa Bridge (EV Neighbrhd Watch)
  • Chinatown Pedestrians and Cyclists Face Challenges (KCET)
  • Inglewood VFW Wins Eminent Domain Lawsuit vs. Metro Crenshaw Line (Daily Breeze)
  • How Subways and Earthquakes Do Not Mix (Breitbart)
  • DJ Waldie on Los Angeles’ Park Poor Neighborhoods (KCET)
  • Uber and Lyft Opposing CA’s AB2293 Requiring Insurance (LAT)
  • Santa Monica Next, League of Women Voters, SBLA host Candidates Forum 22 September
  • 101 Freeway Protected Bikeway Between Santa Barbara and Ventura Opening Soon (KEYT)
  • Full Emmy Awards Transportation Coverage – Coming To SBLA Shortly!

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Today’s Headlines

  • Supervisor Antonovich Pushing HSR Tunnel to Avoid Community Impacts (LAT)
  • Foothill Gold Line Extension Getting Overhead Wires Installed (The Source)
  • Ombudsman Responds to Segment Threatening Cyclists (NPR)
  • Demonstrators March for Crosswalk Safety After Ped Killed (WeHoVille)
  • Eastside Goldline Extension 2 EIR Released (The Source)
  • Brownfields Threaten South L.A. Health (KCET)
  • Operation Firefly Makes Cyclists Visible at Night (Glendale News Press)
  • Comparing Potential Capacity Train vs. Bus vs. Car (Let’s Go L.A.)
  • Forget the Limo, Bike to the Emmys (KPCC)
  • Looking into the Walkable Future of Downtown Santa Monica (Santa Monica Next)
  • How Artesia Became Little India (KCET)
  • 15-Foot-Tall Parking Restriction Signs in Culver City (Curbed)
  • San Francisco’s Missing Crosswalks (SB SF)
  • Portland’s Disabled Parking Reforms Working Well (Oregonian)

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