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8_20_10_lb.jpgThe Vista Bike Boulevard in Long Beach is Coming Along.  Photo: Allan Crawford
  • Rojas’ Interactive Workshop Steals the Show at LA Beyond Cars (LAist, The Source)
  • Regional Connector DEIR Almost Done (The Source)
  • Was Your Commute Messed Up By the President’s Visit with Rich People?  (LAist)
  • So Where Is a Good Place to Develop? (City Watch)
  • Mayor "Declares War" By Pushing Helmet Law (Bikeside)
  • Drivers Threaten Boycott of Huntington Beach if They’re Required to Pay Fine for Causing Crash (Register)
  • Why Don’t People Get This Angry About People Killed by Cars Everyday? (LAT)

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Long Beach’s First Ever Beach Streets Ciclovía – Open Thread

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How was your Beach Streets? Long Beach, the aspirational most bike-friendly city in America and demonstrably the most bike-friendly city in L.A. County, has joined the ranks of cities hosting open streets festivals or ciclovías. Long Beach’s first ever Beach Streets was full of camaraderie, chillness, and community. For a photo essay, see our sister site […]

Brookings: LA More Walkable Than Most Cities

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LAist reports on a Brookings Institute study ranking LA and the #12 city for walkability out of the top 30 US cities. LAist post: A recent Brookings Institute study finds that Los Angeles ranks 12th in a field survey of walkable urban places in the top 30 U.S. metropolitan areas. Washington DC came in 1st […]

TAP final solution in sight!

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We are on the last lap approaching the end of my long exertions as self-appointed chief TAP (Transit Access Pass) watchdog for our region, my friends. This long troubled program has finally unequivocally turned the corner and is fast approaching victory lane. Kudos and plaudits from all quarters are raining down on David Sutton who […]