Today’s Headlines

  • So Cal Association of Governments (SCAG) Releases Draft Regional Transportation Plan Sustainable Communities Strategy (RTP/SCS) Comments Due Feb 1 (Safe Routes to School)
  • Christopher Hawthorne: Caltrans Should Use Unneeded 710 Properties For Parks, Paths (LAT)
  • Editorial: More Gas Tax, Fewer Gimmicks For Transpo Funding (LAT)
  • The Source Recaps Most Of Yesterday’s Metro Board Actions
    … Leaving Out Mention Of Little Tokyo Business Association Lawsuit (Rafu ShimpoKPCC, DT News)
  • L.A. Weekly Complains About Subway Construction On Wilshire
  • California Signs Non-Binding Greenhouse Gas Clean Vehicles Pledge (LAT)
  • Griffith Park Says It Can’t Host Off-Road Olympic Bicycling (Curbed)
  • To Combat Climate Change, Reduce Gasoline Dependence (UCLA CHA)

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  • SteveHymon

    A news release about the postponement of the Little Tokyo/Arts District Station closure was posted on the Source on Thursday afternoon, a couple hours after an earlier closure post was updated with the news. The post with the news release is here:

    Steve Hymon
    Editor, The Source

  • Asher Of LA

    LA Times car writer Charles Fleming tells us he’s too old, lazy or stiff to drive safely and check his blind spot:

    “For people who — like me — are too old, too stiff-necked or simply too
    lazy to turn around when they make a lane change, the 7-inch display
    screen even broadcasts a side- and rear-view picture when you hit the
    right-turn signal.”

  • davistrain

    In an ideal world, people who are “too, old, lazy or stiff” would not have driver’s licenses. But as one auto-centric commenter said recently: “Taking away a person’s license is like sentencing them to house arrest.”

  • It really is; the alternatives simply aren’t realistic.