Today’s Headlines

  • Interviews From A Park(ing) Space:
    SBLA’s Damien Newton interviews SM Planning Commissioner Phil Brock
    and L.A. City Councilmember Jose Huizar’s Planning Deputy
  • LA Register Reporter, Poetically Named America Hernandez, Gets Around Without a Car
  • Gov Signs Protected Bikeway & Local Path Funding Bills (LATSBCA coverage shortly, too!)
  • West Hollywood Weighs Speed vs. Pedestrian Safety (LAT)
  • Details/Map of the 788: New Metro Bus SFV-405-Westwood (The Source)
  • LAT Opinion: Naming Metro Stations After Zev and Molina Is Tongue Twister Madness
  • Glendora’s Foothill Gold Line Extension Housing Construction Boom (LA Register)
  • What New Immigrant Drivers Licenses Will Look Like (KPCC)
  • Conservative OC Cities Opposing Toll Lanes Plan for 405 Freeway (OC Register)
  • Is Sitting Really the New Smoking? (KPCC)
  • Chinese Introduce Sidewalk Lanes for Texting Pedestrians (Guardian)

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  • MaxUtil

    “City officials are now considering several options for improving crosswalk safety, including removing some crosswalks…”

    This is all you need to read on West Hollywood’s victim blaming plans to improve safety for pedestrians. ‘If we remove crosswalks, then they’ll be jaywalkers and it will be their own fault when they get killed. So, not our problem anymore.’