The Weekend in Livable Streets Events


Because I skipped doing the "Week in Livable Streets Events," I missed writing about some of the events that are going on this weekend.  In addition to the Bike to Work Week events in Pasadena, Culver City, and Glendale tomorrow; there are a couple of events this weekend that deserve a little more attention than the calendar section.

Saturday – Bikeside Speaks at 5:30 at the Bikerowave.  We talked about this earlier in the week.  You can find all the details here, except two…joining the activists in their presentations is Marcy Winograd, a contender for the Congressional seat for the 36th District in California and Bill Rosendahl, the City Councilman for the Westside and Chair of the City Council Transportation Committee.  Jeesh, and I would have went just because I haven’t seen Sara Bond in over a year.

Sunday – The Bicycle Kitchen is hosting a fundraiser like no other from noon until late into the night.  Different events include a ride, weenie roast, movie viewing, music, food, fun and games.  You can get all the details off this great poster.  The Kitchen is located just north of the intersection of Heliotrope and Melrose.


Eco-Village Reclaims Bimini Pl. with Street Party and Road Painting

Just another Saturday at the Eco-Village.  Photo: Yuki/Eco-Village Blog Last weekend the Eco-Village sponsored a weekend of events designed to empower the residents within and surrounding the Eco-Village and reclaim their streets.  On Friday night, they hosted Portland architect and activist Mark Lakeman, founder of the City Repair movement, who encouraged those listening to think […]