After riding a couple blocks from her home, Bianca Uli Estrada dismounts her bicycle and walks on an unpaved, rocky sidewalk with light posts that split it down the middle. The 26-year-old Estrada feels the wind of oncoming cars and buses as she stops to let pedestrians pass. Earlier this year, a bus smashed and […]
(Note: In place of our usual Week in Livable Streets Events, we’re focusing on some of the best, non government sponsored, bike events in the region. Just because Metro and LADOT aren’t sponsoring events, doesn’t mean they aren’t happening. If the column proves popular, we’ll continue it in June – DN.) What to do on […]
Recycle/barter/trade/sell bike parts, etc. Women’s clothing swap. Admission is for sustainable garden matching grant. Green door prizes. Leftovers go to Bike Oven and local shelter. Email for flyer.
When: Sunday, May 25th, Noon Sharp! Choppercabras 6th annual Spring Thing ride is a bicycle event unparalleled in all of Los Angeles, perhaps all the globe! Bicycles bashed, blood spilled, hot dogs eaten, 2 wheeled mayhem unlike anything you’ve ever seen! (unless you’ve been to one of these before.) And it’s all free! Did I […]
Ah, the convenience of a bike-sharing membership. With the swipe of a card, you can get from one side of the city to another, or simply from your home to the metro stop. And in the near future, your bike-sharing bona fides could get you a lot farther. According to Network blog The Bike-Sharing Blog, […]
Sammy and I are off on the Baby Bike to visit the Helen’s Cycles Pit Stop for his first Bike to Work Day experience. I’ll have pictures up in a little bit, but I’m pretty sure that there’s one or two more pit stops around L.A. County. Send me your Bike to Work Day pictures, […]