This morning, Pacoima celebrated the city of Los Angeles' newest protected bike lanes on Van Nuys Blvd. The Van Nuys parking-protected bike lane extends 0.8-miles from Laurel Canyon Boulevard to San Fernando Road. This is the city's fourth protected bike lane facility, and the first in a predominantly low-income Latino community.
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti’s Great Streets Initiative is hosting its second round of challenge grants. The grants help community partners create projects that make Los Angeles streets more safe, active, and fun. The focus is to get community groups working together to re-envision and to improve streets all over L.A. The scope of this […]
Last week, the Street Beats team converted the extremely busy and often dangerous intersection of Crenshaw and Florence into a play zone. No, really. With the help of a grant from the Mayor’s Great Streets program and countless extra hours over several months dedicated to pounding the pavement, knocking on doors, and building relationships with […]