Reminder: We’re Live Streaming Tonight’s Hyperion Bridge Hearing…Internet Willing

Just a reminder, we’re planning on Live Streaming tonight’s hearing on the Glendale-Hyperion Bridge Redesign starting at 6:30. I’ll be the person behind the camera, so if there’s a problem with the connection, send a tweet @damientypes. We’ll be bringing a mobile hotspot with us, but there’s always a chance the Internet pickup won’t be great so please bear with us. Worst case scenario, we record the event and post video later.

Assuming all is working, you can watch the hearing here, on Streetsblog TV


Tell Us Your Hyperion Horror Story

Monday is the big public hearing on the proposed redesign of the Glendale-Hyperion Complex of Bridges. While groups of advocates are preparing formal comments on the dangerous proposed redesign, and its potentially dangerous impact to the surrounding communities, we believe that the personal stories of dangerous commutes and unsafe situations may be what carries the […]

Last Day for Comments on Hyperion Bridge

  Thanks much for being part of our campaign to advocate for a safer Hyperion Bridge. This issue has received tremendous media attention and we now have Glendale Councilmember Friedman and State Assemblymember Gatto on our side asking for a more complete-streets approach to the Hyperion Bridge rehab. This past Monday, an overwhelming amount of people spoke in favor or a […]

Asm. Gatto: Don’t Turn Hyperion Bridge Into Highway

As reported on Tuesday, Assemblyman Mike Gatto is now the first elected official to publicly oppose the currently proposed redesign of the Hyperion Viaduct over the Los Angeles River. Critics of the redesign argue that the proposed widening the lanes and adding crash buffers will only encourage more unsafe driving both on the bridge and […]