This Week In Livable Streets

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Meetings, rides, and much more this week.

  • Tuesday 5/9 – UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs hosts “Gente Si, Gentrify No: Resisting Displacement in Boyle Heights” a panel discussion. The event will take place from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at PAB room 2355, 2nd Floor, at the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs, 337 Charles E. Young Drive East at UCLA. Free, but RSVPs requested via Eventbrite.
  • Wednesday 5/10 – The L.A. City Council Transportation Committee will meet to discuss several items, including speed limits, catering trucks, L.A. River bike path, and more. The meeting will take place at 1 p.m. at room 1010, at L.A. City Hall at 200 N. Spring Street (public entrance on Main Street) in downtown L.A. Details at meeting agenda.
  • Friday – LA-Más and Parents,Educators/Teachers & Students in Action will host “X-ing On Adams” a Vision Zero community event featuring music, snacks and a conversation about the future of the West Adams corridor. “X-ing on Adams” is a week-long activation of West Adams Blvd between Fairfax Ave and La Brea Ave, aimed at increasing awareness about traffic safety. The project includes: physical design interventions at the locations of past traffic collisions; community surveys; educational programming with local students; and a celebration event. The X-ing event will be from 5 to 8 p.m. at Fais Do Do at 5257 W. Adams Boulevard in South Los Angeles. Details at Facebook event.
  • Saturday 5/13 – Cyclofemme, C.I.C.L.E. and Bikie Girl Bloomers will host a short, family friendly, slow paced eight-mile bike ride with stops along the way. Riders (especially male participants) are encouraged to ride in a skirt. The ride meets at 10 a.m. at Los Angeles State Historic Park at 1245 N. Spring Street in Chinatown. Details at Facebook event.
Rancho Cucamonga open streets festival this Saturday
Rancho Cucamonga open streets festival this Saturday
  • Saturday 5/13 – The city of Rancho Cucamonga and SCAG Go Human host Open Streets RC from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Town Center Drive and West Elm Street. Details at Facebook event.
  • Saturday 5/13 – CiclaPoly hosts a free 2-mile bike ride around the Cal Poly Pomona campus. Meet at 2 p.m. at Parking Lot B. Details at Facebook event.

Did we miss anything? Is there something we should list on future calendars? Email joe [at] streetsblog.org.

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