Skip to Content
Streetsblog Los Angeles home
Streetsblog Los Angeles home
Log In

Venice Boulevard bus and bike lanes, 710 Corridor, San Dimas and La Verne double-tracking, Eastside L Line extension, and more:

    • Varies - L.A. County Public Health's 2 p.m. COVID-19 briefings are one or two days each week. Watch at the County Channel, Channel 94 on most cable systems, or via the County of Los Angeles Facebook page, where broadcast briefings are archived.
    • Monday 8/29 - Comments are due today on Metro's draft environmental studies for its Eastside L Line Extension light rail project. Details at The Source.
    • Tuesday 8/30 and Saturday 9/17 - Metro is hosting two virtual public workshops on its lower 710 Freeway corridor investment strategy project, led by its 710 corridor task force. The two meetings will include the same presentation: Tuesday 8/30 from 5-7 p.m. - click to preregister - and Saturday 9/17 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. - click to preregister. Details at Metro's The Source.
    • Tuesday 8/30 and Wednesday 8/31 - Metro is hosting two community meetings for its Lone Hill Avenue to White Avenue Double-Track Project which would add a second train track through the San Gabriel Valley cities of San Dimas to La Verne on the route used by the Metrolink San Bernardino Line. Two meetings will be: Tuesday 8/30 from 6-8 p.m. in-person at La Verne City Hall at 3660 D Street, and Wednesday 8/31 from 6-8 p.m. online via Zoom.
LADOT map of planned Venice Boulevard upgrades - via presentation
LADOT map of planned Venice Boulevard upgrades - via presentation
LADOT map of planned Venice Boulevard upgrades - via presentation
    • Wednesday 8/31 - From 6:30-8 p.m., LADOT will host a virtual Venice Boulevard Safety and Mobility Project Workshop. On L.A.'s westside, the city is planning new bus lanes (between Inglewood Boulevard and Culver Boulevard) and new protected bike lanes (coupled with existing protected bike lane stretches, the protection would extend from Lincoln Boulevard to La Cienega Boulevard.) Sign up for the virtual workshop at LADOT Zoom page. Also give feedback via LADOT's online survey. Find Spanish language links also at LADOT's project page.
    • Ongoing - Join the Eastside Riders Bike Club at Ted Watkins Park in Watts for Physical Education for the Entire Family. Mondays, Wednesdays, and Friday from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. See Facebook post for more details. Screen Shot 2022-07-18 at 3.01.01 PM

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

Stay in touch

Sign up for our free newsletter

More from Streetsblog Los Angeles

Strategizing About Reduced Funding in the Active Transportation Program

Funding for Cycle 7 of the Active Transportation Program is less than $200 million, and already there have been requests for fifteen times the amount of available funding

July 18, 2024

Eyes on the Street: Hollywood Boulevard Bike Lanes are Open

The Hollywood bike lanes project, already very much in use, is also already being criticized by commenters at Nextdoor and other social media

July 17, 2024

Eyes on the Street: Vincent Bikeway is Coming Together

The new waterway bike/walk path - with on-street connections - is expected to open later this year

July 17, 2024
See all posts