Today’s Headlines

  • Disables Placard Abuse Rampant in Downtown Los Angeles (LAT)
  • Picture of the Year? “Protected Ride” Shows Virgin Mary Protecting Cyclists (University Park Family)
  • Nobody Wants to Pick up CRA/LA After Gov.’s Dissolution (CP&DR)
  • Toronto Studying L.A. on How to Become Transit Friendly (Spacing Toronto)
  • Why Gov. Is Standing Firm on High Speed Rail (Christian Science Monitor)
  • Film Makers Try to Explain HSR Mess (The Source)
  • One Ride at a Time: Roadblock Rides in MLK Day Parade
  • Editorial: Train Operators Wary of New Safety Regulations, Too Bad (Daily News)
  • Los Angeles Mobility Element Schedules March/April Hearings (The Source, LADOT Bike Blog)
  • Garcetti to Deliver “State of Hollywood” Address Later Today (Patch)
  • Gas Prices Highest in Over Two Months (Daily News)

More headlines at Streetsblog Capitol Hill

  • Matt

    I believe, only the State DMV can investigate the handicap placard abuse.  The state either needs to change the law to not allow handicap people access to free parking spots all day or significantly step up enforcement.  The current situation in intolerable.