Recent Streetsblog LA posts about Pedestrian Safety

Neighborhood leaders, city staff, and Councilmember Huizar breaking ground on Alhambra Avenue safety improvements. Photos by Joe Linton/Streetsblog L.A.

Huizar Breaks Ground on El Sereno Alhambra Avenue Improvements

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Last Saturday, Los Angeles City Councilmember José Huizar joined neighborhood leaders and city staff in breaking ground on safety improvements for Alhambra Avenue in El Sereno. The improvements will take a dangerous stretch of Alhambra Avenue and make it safer for walking and bicycling. The groundbreaking took place at the intersection of Alhambra, Concord, and […]
The southern scramble at 7th and Alvarado

Eyes on the Street: Scramble Crossing at 7th and Avarado

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(Updated 12/1: Turns out there are three scrambles in three blocks on Alvarado: at 7th Street, Wilshire Boulevard, and 6th Street – and an opening celebration is tentatively planned for December 6) The city of L.A. Transportation Department (LADOT) has a new diagonal “scramble” crosswalk at the intersection of Alvarado and Seventh Streets, at the […]