This Week In Livable Streets

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It's Bike Week at Metro
It’s Bike Week at Metro

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The Week in Livable Streets Events

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Monday – Bike Week events in North Hollywood, Cal-Poly Pomona, and the Streetsblog/CICLE Streetfilms screening tonight in Pasadena.  Get the details for all Bike Week Events at the Bike Month Mega-Page, but get the details for tonight’s big event in Pasadena visit CICLE’S Bike Week Pasadena Page.. Tuesday – Tuesday’s Bike Week events are highlighted […]

Federal Changes Causing Metro to Withdraw Previously Approved Funding for Bike and Ped Projects

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At last week’s board meeting, Metro weighed the future of its commitment to funding active transportation: walking and bicycling. Changes in federal government funding are leading Metro to withdraw from its past bike and ped programs. Right now, 49 projects, totaling over $90 million, are on Metro’s list for “transition.” Metro had approved funding for these, […]

Taking a Look at Bike to Work Week

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Photo of Wednesdays Tour of the Downtown: Gary Leonard/Metro Some people think that Bike to Work Day and Bike to Work Week are cop-outs.  I’ve heard and read a couple of notable cyclists that complain that governments roll out the red carpet for cyclists one week per year to try and make up for the […]

Celebrations Throughout the County for Bike to Work Week

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For full sized poster click here. Next week is Bike to Work Week throughout Los Angeles County.  In addition to the events in Downtown Los Angeles sponsored by LADOT and LAPD; there are events in Culver City, Glendale, Pasadena and Long Beach.  And that’s not even including the dozens of "pit stops" that will be […]

The Week in Livable Streets Events

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I thought July and August were slow months!  We are packed with great events and important meetings, including what might be the last hearing for the bicycle anti-harassment ordinance at Wednesday’s City Council hearing. Monday – The San Gabriel Valley Bicycle Coalition meets for the first time ever.  Congratulations to Alice, Efron, Wes and everyone […]