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Today’s Headlines

  • South L.A. LAPD Officers Removed Antennas to Disable Recording Equipment (LAT)
    Opinion: LAPD Tampering With Security Cameras Grave, Troubling (LAT)
    SBLA 2013 Article Highlighted LAPD Practice of Not Getting Out of Car to Avoid Recording
  • Councilmember Price Excited to See MyFigueroa Move Toward Completion (Our Weekly)
  • Downtown News Excited for a Win-Win Solution for MyFigueroa
  • Metro Will Fix Cracks in the Gold Line’s Bridge Over the 101 Freeway (LAT)
  • More Wilshire CicLAvia Photos (Centerline Rule, Be Like WaterLADOT Bike Blog)
  • Union Station Turns 75 (The Source)
  • Long Beach Mayoral Run-Off: Damon Dunn Vs. Robert Garcia (LAT)

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Today’s Headlines

  • Walking CicLAvia: Now and Then We Should Get Off Our Bikes (LongBeachize)
  • What LAist Learned At CicLAvia
  • Activism Meets Bikes: the Ovarian Psyco-Cycles (Boyle Hts Beat)
  • County Starts Free Lead Blood Level Testing Near Exide Battery Recycling (KPCC)
  • Metro Finds Cracks In the Gold Line 101 Freeway Bridge Abutment (The Source)
  • Growing Up with Invasive Daily Police Contact (Juvenile Justice Info Exchange)
  • Parking to Paseo, New Mixed Use Development Near El Pueblo (DTLA Rising)
  • Editorial: Driverless Cars – Great for Grandma Bobbie (LAT)
  • Metro Subway Beginning Regenerative Braking Energy Project (Railway Age)
  • A Historic of Idealistic Designs for L.A.’s Affordable Housing (KCET)
  • Solution for Steep Hills, Put One Foot on the Bike Elevator (Atlantic Cities)

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Today’s Headlines

  • LAist‘s Guide to Sunday’s CicLAvia and the Bicycle Film Fest, Opening Today
  • L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti is Walking to Work Today (lamayor)
  • Which L.A. Streets Need Repairs (Curbed)
  • “Stealth Density” Echo Park Housing Project Includes a Woonerf (Eastsider)
  • Beverly Hills USD Not Happy With Subway Lawsuit Verdict (LAT)
  • Why Less Free Parking At Metro Gold Line Stations? (StreetsblogLite)
  • Marine Double-Amputee Cyclist Crossing Country Stops Off at LongBeachize
  • The Lost Sport of Pedestrianism – 1860s-1870s (NPR)

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Today’s Headlines

  • One Cyclist’s Love Letter to… L.A. Drivers (LAT)
  • Purple Line Subway Case: Courts Side With Metro Over Beverly Hills (LATThe Source)
  • Until the Purple Line Opens, Take the Bus to L.A. Beaches (KCET)
  • San Gabriel Votes to Restrict Casino Bus Parking (KPCC, background Pasadena Star-News)
  • Look Ma! Spiffy New Big Blue Bus Shelters (Santa Monica Next)
  • Wilshire Bus Only Lane Construction Moving West, Expected Completion Early 2015 (Curbed)
  • Another Deadly 101 Freeway Crash “Kind Of A Big Puzzle” (LAT)
  • Learning To Bicycle Isn’t Just For Kids Anymore: KPCC profiles C.I.C.L.E.
  • Start-Up Carmanation is to SF Parking Spaces, as Airbnb is to Housing (Bold Italic)

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Today’s Real Headlines

  • Does #RoadTax Endanger Measure R2? People That Don’t Live in the City Say Yes (LAT)
  • Gory Crash Recreations Aimed at Encouraging Safe Driving at Valley Schools (Daily News)
  • 10 Super Entitled Reasons for Rich People to Oppose Bike Lanes in Bev. Hills (Curbed)
  • South L.A. Area Losing More Trees, This Time for Light Rail, not Space Shuttle (LAT)
  • Advocates and City Still Not Seeing Eye-to-Eye on Figueroa Land Bridge (KCET)
  • Surprise! L.A. Weekly Not Cool With State Vulnerable Road Users Law
  • Term Limits Will Lead to Changes with Supes (Daily News)
  • L.A. City Council Looks at Plans for Trash Collection (LAT, KPCC)

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Today’s Headlines – April Fools Edition

Can you spot any real headlines?

  • Film Industry Sues For More Bikeways, Claims L.A. Doesn’t Look like NYC Anymore (Film Law Week)
  • Not-So-Safe-Routes Program: Road Widening, Crosswalk Removal, Speed Increases (That’s Not News)
  • CarLAvia & Fig4Drivaz To Set Aside Car-Full Streets On 150+ Weekdays (Oh Wait, Already Have That)
  • Lorax, Speaking for Trees, Apologies For State of L.A. Sidewalks (Once Lure)
  • Agency to Re-Re-Develop All of Bunker Hill for 9-Story Regional Connector Parking Lot (Parking Robot)
  • Planners Considering Renaming “General Plan” to “General Advice” (Should B)
  • Police Issue 1st Downtown Speeding Ticket of 2014, 1st Txting & Illegal Turn Tix Expected Soon (Blotter)
  • Beverly Hills Thinks Bike Lanes Create Dangerous Conditions and Blind Spots (Curb Your Ed)
  • Study: 92% of Electeds Support Complete Streets in Districts Other Than Theirs (Portraits in Courage)
  • Road Bond Amended, Now Includes Apple Pie and LolCatz (Everyone Likes This)

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Today’s Headlines

  • Coverage of Metro Fare Hearing (KPCC, LAT, The Source: proposals, photos1, photos2, audio/video, wrap)
  • SCAG Proposing Taxing Vehicle Miles Traveled (LongBeachize)
  • Can Bicycles Make a Difference in L.A.’s Huge Traffic Jam? (KNX)
  • Measure R2 Could Fund Sepulveda Pass Mega-Project: Toll-Highway with Rail (LAT)
  • Former LADOT Head De La Vega Joins PR Firm (Englander PR)
  • Deadly Car-v-Car Collision Snarls Rush Hour Beverly Glen Blvd in Sherman Oaks (LAT)
  • Long Beach’s New Bulb-Out Parklet at At Last Cafe (LongBeachize)
  • 10 Injured in Head-On Crash in Ventura County (LAT)
  • Santa Monica’s Ambitious Muralists at Beautify Earth (Santa Monica Next)
  • Google Shuttles As Large As Public Bus Service In Their Own County for Central Contra Costa Transit Authority (LAT)

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Today’s Headlines


Eyes on the Street: Ezra Horne’s new Landbridge mini-documentary

  • Walking Downtown L.A.’s Second-Story Pedways (LAT)
  • Headline Says Garcetti Interested in More Highways. Story Doesn’t (Daily News)
  • If a Hundred Trees Fall for Westside Subway Construction… (The Source)
  • New Mini-Rumble-Strips on L.A. River Bike Path (CD13, LADOT Bike Blog)
  • You Think Bicycling is Risky? Study: the High Risk of Sitting Too Much (LAT)
  • Head of L.A. County Public Health Dept, Jonathan Fielding, Retires (LAT)
  • L.A. County Population Surpasses 10 Million (LAT, nice CicLAvia photo)
    Where will they all park?
  • U.S. Cities Considering Capping Parking Spots (Governing)
  • Chicago Merchants Against Free Parking (SB Chicago)
  • Study: Parking Minimums Harm Cities (UConn)
  • How Cities Can Prioritize People Over Parking (NextCity)

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