Department of Rec. and Parks “Community Needs Assesment”

The City of Los Angeles Department of Recreation and Parks wants your input…The Citywide Community Needs Assessment will provide the City of Los Angeles with valuable information to be used in planning for the future and will contribute to the protection and expansion of Los Angeles’ 15,000 acres of existing parkland.  Join us in shaping the future of parks in Los Angeles. Please invite your family, friends, neighbors and colleagues to the public meeting in your area. Don’t miss the opportunity to have your voice heard!  The meeting will start promptly and will include a presentation and an interactive work session. Refreshments will also be provided.
Location:        January 26 (Saturday) 10 a.m. to noon
Ross Snyder Rec Center
1501 E 41st St
Los Angeles, CA 90011


This Week In Livable Streets

Happy new year! No big meetings or rides just yet – but weigh in on County Park priorities and say さようなら to the Little Tokyo Gold Line Station for a couple months. Monday 1/4 – Tonight, the Los Angeles County Department of Parks and Recreation is hosting a series of public meetings to solicit input on its countywide […]

This Week in Livable Streets

Cyclists will want to make sure to attend Wednesday night’s Expo Line bike path meeting. Attend plenty of other meetings, too: on Purple Line subway construction, county parks, Union Station, and even (yawn) preferential parking. Celebrate a new DTLA parklet Thursday morning. Then bike and eat pizza, and ride Breeze bike-share! Monday 1/11 – Tonight at […]

Bike Lanes Planned for Fletcher Drive, Meeting Tonight

At tonight’s meeting of the Glassell Park Improvement Association, Los Angeles City Councilmember Mitch O’Farrell will be presenting the Department of Transportation’s (LADOT) planned Fletcher Drive Streetscape Project. Project plans are posted at the GPIA website. The project includes a road diet with bike lanes, plus new landscaped median islands. The bike lanes extend 0.8 miles from […]

Metro Making Plans to Use Transit to Connect Communities with Parks

Nearly two years ago, President Obama noted the need for greater and more equitable park accessibility while speaking at the San Gabriel Mountain national monument designation ceremony: “This is an issue of social justice, because it’s not enough to have this awesome natural wonder within your sight – you have to be able to access it.” […]