Today’s Headlines

  • Don Ward Attends Alex Romero Press Conference, Catches Media Sympathy Towards Driver, Coverup (YouTube)
  • Art Walk Survives Changes.  Crowd, Vendors, Street Performers Spread Out (Blog Downtown)
  • Tobar: Not Far From Staples Center Is a Downtrodden Neighborhood (LAT)
  • Metro Schedules Meetings on LAX Connections (The Source, Curbed)
  • Alex Romero’s Accused Killers Remain Behind Bars (Patch)
  • Bus Benches Disappearing as City Gets New Bench Company (LAT)
  • Flash: The West San Gabriel Bike Coalition is Cool (Pasadena Star-News)
  • Obama Puts Politics Ahead of Environment on Smog Controls (LAT)
  • Harry Reid to California: Don’t Give Up on High-Speed Rail (SF Gate)
  • Not Doing Anything on HSR Will Cost CA More! (CAHSR Blog)
  • Century City Chamber: Constellation Ave. Subway Station Is History’s Choice (City Watch)
  • Does LA Need Bike Share? (KCET)
  • Anatomy of a Bike Friendly Street: Bike Signals (LADOT Bike Blog)
  • Florida Gov. Confronted on HSR Cut by Bucs Head Coach (The Hill)

More headlines at Streetsblog Capitol Hill

(Note: For today and the next two Fridays, LA Streetsblog will be publishing on a light schedule.)