Today’s Headlines

Featured Headline: The Bicycle Film Festival is in town, get your tickets and details here!  There’s a lot of great bicycle themed events going on around the city that are of local signifigance as well.  Northeast L.A.’s Flying Pigeon is hosting the second meeting of “Figueroa for All,” a community group dedicated to improving North Figueroa Blvd., and the famous Spoke(n) Art Ride.  Farther west, SM Spoke and the Los Angeles County Bicycle Coalition host a night of bikes, discussion and cupcakes featuring Bike Luminary Elly Blue on Saturday.  If you only have time for one film at the festival, there’s one featuring the Wolfpack Hustle and Los Angelopes on Saturday Night.  Check it out.
Featured Headline: Now the legislature is debating providing legal protections for all major projects from “lengthy legal challenges” under CEQA.  I know CEQA needs reform, but maybe trying to do it in two days isn’t the best idea?  Isn’t CEQA all about the major projects, and not the minor ones?  Call me a conspiracy theorist, but I’m a little concerned…

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