Some Holiday Links from Santa Monica Next and LongBeachize

Streetsblog will not be publishing today, but for anyone looking for some Livable Streets Reading Material, we offer some of the best work in 2014 from Santa Monica Next and LongBeachize:


Bike Friendly Mayor Leaves Out Bike/Ped Mention in Last State of City

The End of the Super-Sharrow?

Bringing Back 2nd and PCH from the Dead (Again)

The New Vault 350 in Downtown is Alive…Almost


City Seeks to Innovate to Improve Public Participation in Government

FAA Fires Back at City, Asks That Suit That Could Lead to SMO Closure Be Tossed

Twilight Series to Be Scaled Back and Thoughts on the Relativity of Public Safety Concerns


Yes, You Need a License to Ride a Bike in Los Angeles

Recently, cyclists are finding themselves being ticketed for not having a license on their bicycle.  This has lead to outrage in the community from some, the bicycle licensing laws are meant to help recover stolen bikes not harass the people on them, and confusion from others.  It seems a lot of people don’t even know […]

King of CicLAvia: Richie Trimble’s 14.5 ft. Tall Bike!

In addition to the 150,000 cyclists that took to Venice Blvd. on Sunday, at CicLAvia VI: CicLAvia To the Sea, the “King of CicLAvia”  was crowned. The crown was not awarded by the event-creators, but by the buzz surrounding Richie Trimble’s over a hundred pound, 14.5 foot – to the seat, 17 foot – to […]