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“Locals” Continue Attack on S.B. 375 “Sprawl Bill”

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Photo of Riverside via Miizzard/Flickr. In what could seem a companion piece to either this morning’s Streetsblog.net post or last week’s interview with Michael Woo, the California Planning & Development Report outlines some of the excuses local planners are using to attack S.B. 375, the legislation that requires land-use patterns be used to fight sprawl.  […]

League of Conservation Voters Annual Awards Banquet (CicLAvia!)

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I wish to invite you to LA’s premiere environmental awards event — the Los Angeles League of Conservation Voters’ Smith-Weiss Environmental Champion Awards on Saturday, May 12, in the Windsor Square neighborhood of Los Angeles.   This year’s Environmental Champion Awardees are:   ·   Hon. John A. Perez, Speaker of the California Assembly ·   Hon. Pam O’Connor, Santa Monica City Council, and chair of the […]

Zocalo: What Does SoCal Need from the 710?

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Information from Zocalo, here. The 710 is one of the most important freeways in Southern California. It’s also shorter than originally planned: For nearly 50 years, legal and environmental challenges have stalled the freeway in Alhambra, 4.5 miles short of its intended destination, Pasadena. Over the decades, discussions about extending the freeway have cast its future as […]