Councilmember de León is seeking an alternative "maintaining two through lanes" for drivers - and asking Metro to hold a series of well-advertised in-person meetings.
A new bill would give U.S. communities money to analyze how easy — or difficult — it is for residents to access the destinations they need most, and how their mode of transportation, race, income, age, disability, and other factors that impact their basic mobility.
It's not the $2B requested by the CA Transportation Commission and advocates, and it's not even near what he proposes for litter cleanup, but it would help
"Unlike Caltrans, local governments have an interest in preventing evictions and making successful sales to tenants because these are their constituents," explains Timothy Ivison with UCT.
Councilmember de León Opposes Beautiful Boulevard BRT For Eagle Rock (Boulevard Sentinel) …de León statement: “Metro should develop an alternative … maintaining two through lanes” Higher Court Freezes Orders To House Skid Row Unhoused People (LAist, LAT, L.A. Magazine) Senior Home Proposal Becomes Flashpoint In Boyle Heights Gentrification Fight (LAist) Planning Commission Approves 70-Story Tower […]
Flush with COVID money, Metro's $8B proposed budget restores cut transit service, and increases funding spent on transit and highway construction