Tour de Co-Ops

Save the day for Tour de Co-ops, a bike ride to visit all of the local co-ops (including LACBC’s own Bici Libre) and raise funds for them. See Facebook event.

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Pondering Boyle Heights During This Weekend’s Tour de Co-Ops

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Bringing together seven different bicycle collectives, the Tour de Co-Ops was a half-day ride that celebrated the “do it yourself” (DIY) spirit of the Los Angeles cycling community. Split up into two separate routes, the ride acted as a fundraiser for the participating volunteer-operated co-operatives. In 2005, Los Angeles didn’t have any store-front bicycle co-ops. The […]

Today’s Headlines

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Bluemaggedon? The Blue Blues? Blue Meanies? (Tell Us Your Catchy Handle in Comments Below!) Metro Blue Line: 40-Minute Delays This Friday March 28 (The Source) LA Safe Routes Plan Before Transportation Committee Tomorrow (SRTSNP) Only Way to Sweeten a Freeway? Honey Truck Overturns on the 605 (LAT) Battle of the Bike Paths: Ballona vs. L.A. […]

City of Lights and a Dignified Bicycle

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If I had to pick one thing that makes Los Angeles’ bicycle scene different than scenes in other cities, there are three things that come to mind: the amazing D.I.Y. Culture embodied by the co-ops, Midnight Ridazz and the City of Lights Programs.  It’s not that other cities’ bike communities don’t have their own co-ops, […]

Today’s Headlines

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Metro Adds Another $100 Million To the 405 Widening Project (L.A. Weekly) KCRW Hears Two Sides Of the Recently Approved L.A. New Mobility Plan 2035 America’s Most Dangerous Intersections, Including L.A. Sites (Quartz) Union Station Master Plan Bike-Ped Improvements Funded By Calif ATP (KPCC) El Monte Metrolink Station Could Be Moved Adjacent To El Monte […]