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Welcome to the Blogroll: Joel Epstein on the Huffington Post

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For the past six months or so, Joel Epstein has been writing away about transportation issues at the Huffington Post’s Los Angeles page.¬† Originally, Epstein’s pieces were almost exclusively promoting and explaining the 30/10 initiative.¬† While his Huffington Post profile¬† says that he likes to discuss Los Angeles’ “maligned but extensive” transit system, it’s clear […]

Old MacDonald Had a Freeway

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Image from The Fletcher Studio’s presentation to Sci-Arc via Urban Insights I usually don’t pull story ideas directly from The Metro Library’s daily headlines page, but this one was just too good to pass up. Urban Insights L.A. reports on Other New Urbanisms, a symposium held last week by the Southern California Institute’s School of […]

Welcome to the Blogroll: Where the Sidewalk Starts

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Image: Where the Sidewalk Starts "Where the Sidewalk Starts" a relatively new blog focusing on pedestrian safety issues is a welcome addition to the local blogosphere.  Writer "Katie" an urban planner and suburban Southern Californian opened the blog because "The most downtrodden mode of transportation deserves a step up." Where the Sidewalk Starts doesn’t come […]