Help to make Cross Walks/Intersections Safer in Leimert Park...

LOS ANGELES WALKS
Volunteer to evaluate the new crosswalks for LADOT, plus our response to the Mobility Element and a report on the road bond

Volunteer to evaluate the new crosswalks

Remember those nifty new crosswalks the city unveiled last month? LADOT needs your help in conducting fieldwork before and after the new designs are implemented. It sounds like a great way to see the city and meet fellow walkers! Learn how you can sign up.

A response to the Mobility Element plan

The Departments of Transportation and City Planning have released their revised Mobility Element plan, looking at new ways improve streets, transform transit and help Angelenos get around the city. We have some ideas for how the plan can be improved for pedestrians. Read our response to their pedestrian recommendations.

How we helped put the road bond on hold

Earlier this month we joined other bike and pedestrian advocates at a City Council meeting where we testified against a $3 billion bond that would fix streets without making improvements for cyclists pedestrians. The bond was delayed so the city could gather more information. Find out what you can do next.

Stay up-to-date with the latest news and events from Los Angeles Walks!
Be sure to "like" us on Facebookfollow us on Twitter at @losangeleswalks, and check out our blog.

 

 

Views: 114

Comment

You need to be a member of Leimert Park Beat to add comments!

Join Leimert Park Beat

Comment by Heather Lee Presha on January 29, 2013 at 5:37pm

Thanks Ashley, I will check it out!

~HP

Comment by Ashley Alvarado on January 29, 2013 at 4:56pm

Hello, 

I wanted to share a link with you: http://www.scpr.org/news/2012/12/18/35298/los-angeles-gets-few-cros.... We've done a project in which we asked people to help us map the most dangerous intersections. You can learn more at the above link, or tell us whether you feel safe here: http://www.scpr.org/network/questions/pedestrian/

Thanks for the post! 

Leimert Park Beat is the news and social network for Leimert Park and the surrounding neighborhoods. Stay informed. Join now!

 

• Got news you think everyone should know? Blog it.

• Have a show or attending a benefit? Put it on the calendar.
• Video of the big game? Embed it.
• Photos of your business or the school play? Upload them.

WHAT STORIES WOULD YOU SUGGEST? Let me know.

With your help, LeimertParkBeat.com raised money to hire reporters, graphic artists and community members to cover our area.
Read the stories - Urban Economy 411, Redevelopment Hell and One of these don't belong.

Latest Activity

DojO- commented on DojO-'s event THE World STAGE Saturday _]azz \/\/orkshop w/ Coordinator Billy McCoy ♪ Feb. '16
"THIS WEEK'S BLUES NEWS! - Cadillac Zack "
11 hours ago
DojO- commented on DojO-'s event THE World STAGE Saturday _]azz \/\/orkshop w/ Coordinator Billy McCoy ♪ Feb. '16
"MICHAEL SESSION: Sextet - "Sat. nite 9PM into Sun. morn.1AM" -  O-! "
15 hours ago
DojO- posted a blog post

MICHAEL SESSION: Sextet - "Jazz Schoolin' n' Sessions"

 "Saturday nite 9PM until the wee hours of Sunday morn. 1AM" -  O-! See More
15 hours ago
Jose Ubaldo posted a blog post

Crenshaw/LAX Line’s tunnel boring machine is named ‘Harriet’

And the Crenshaw/LAX Line’s tunnel boring machine’s name is….Harriet, as in Harriet Tubman, the former slave and key player in the so-called underground railroad that helped slaves escape the south for the north. The name was revealed at a news event this morning at the the sits where the TBM will eventually be lowered into the ground on the southeast corner of Exposition and Crenshaw boulevards.The TBM will be used to excavate the…See More
19 hours ago
Profile IconLeimert Park Beat via Facebook
Thumbnail

CONNIE HAN: Trio - "Sunday Jazz Brunch" @ Post & Beam

leimertparkbeat.com

                                                Flyer by D

Facebook19 hours ago · Reply
L Boyd is attending William Grant Still Arts Center's event
Thumbnail

35th Annual Black Doll Show - Closing Event at William Grant Still Arts Center

February 13, 2016 from 2pm to 5pm
Closing Panel and PerformancePart of 35th Annual Black Doll Show – Trench Art Retrospective: The War Against HIV/AIDS – Women of the African Diaspora in the TrenchesPanel: “Creating Sanctuary: Eliminating HIV/AIDS-Related Stigma and Shame”Saturday, February 13, 2:00-5:00 pmJoin the William…See More
22 hours ago
L Boyd promoted William Grant Still Arts Center's event 35th Annual Black Doll Show - Closing Event
22 hours ago
Bing Bing promoted DojO-'s blog post CONNIE HAN: Trio - "Sunday Jazz Brunch" @ Post & Beam
yesterday
DojO-'s blog post was featured

CONNIE HAN: Trio - "Sunday Jazz Brunch" @ Post & Beam

                                                Flyer by "D"See More
yesterday
Profile IconDeserai Davis, Harold Crenetz and Sylvia Moore joined Leimert Park Beat
yesterday
Bing Bing promoted Marlene Myrie's blog post KALE GRATIN SUPREME
Thursday
Bing Bing promoted DojO-'s blog post Dawn Norfleet & Friends = 7-piece ensemble "Winter Sounds" Concert Series Plummer Park-Fiesta Hall Sat. Jan. 23rd, 4-5:30 p.m.
Thursday
Profile IconLatest Events - University Park Family

"Landing in Love - the Art of the Breakup" by Aba Arthur

Please mark your calendar and save the date for a very special event. On Saturday, February 20, 2016, Aba Arthur, will present her one-woman play, "Landing in Love - The Art of the Breakup".

Aba Arthur is a native of Ghana, West Africa. She immigrated to the United States as a child and began a career in the Arts. Aba is a trained Actor and holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in the Performing Arts, along with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from The University…

See More
Wednesday
Institute of Musical Arts posted an event
Thumbnail

"Landing in Love - The Art of the Breakup" by Aba Arthur at Institute of Musical Arts

February 20, 2016 from 2pm to 4pm
Please mark your calendar and save the date for a very special event. On Saturday, February 20, 2016, Aba Arthur, will present her one-woman play, "Landing in Love - The Art of the Breakup".Aba Arthur is a native of Ghana, West Africa. She immigrated to the United States as a child and began a career in the Arts. Aba is a trained Actor and holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in the Performing Arts, along with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from The University of Colorado-Boulder. Her…See More
Wednesday
Sharon D. Johnson posted an event
Thumbnail

CALL FOR PARTICIPANTS -- Black Women age 18+, Leimert Park Area at Leimert Park (full address given to registered participants)

March 5, 2016 at 10:30am to April 23, 2016 at 12:30pm
Sisters of Sakhu: Does Dream Work Affect Black Women's Mental Well-Being?Participate in this first-of-its-kind 8-week crowdfunded research project with other women of African descent, to determine if working with our dreams (deeply examining the symbols, themes, and emotional tone of those images and scenarios that come to us when we are asleep) has an effect on…See More
Wednesday
Bing Bing posted a blog post
Wednesday
DojO- commented on DojO-'s event THE World STAGE Saturday _]azz \/\/orkshop w/ Coordinator Billy McCoy ♪ Feb. '16
"CONNIE HAN:  Trio -  "Let the music speak for itself." -  O-! "
Wednesday
Profile IconLatest Events - Culver City Times

Doreen Cronin Author Talk & Book Signing

Author Talk & Book Signing

Doreen Cronin

Thursday, February 18, 4:00 p.m.

Ages 4 – 10, FREE

Meet and greet Doreen Cronin, author of the bestselling Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type, and more.  Her new book, Bloom, is a delightful picture book about how an extraordinary “ordinary” girl can save a kingdom with the help of a mud fairy.





Time:… See More
Tuesday
Jay Rocket posted a blog post

Tipps für Eltern von Grundschülern

Liebe Mütter, Väter und Großeltern!  Wir Erwachsenen - Eltern und Lehrer - wollen ein Kind zu sehen freudig Schule Leben gelebt. Um dies zu tun, müssen Sie günstige Bedingungen zu schaffen und das Kind den Wunsch unterstützen zu lernen, zur Schule zu gehen, mit Lehrern und Mitschülern sprechen. Die Lehrer werden versuchen, so zu arbeiten, dass jede Minute der Lektion von Bedeutung für das Kind voll war. Für erfolgreiches Lernen, brauchen wir Ihre Anforderungen in der kindlichen Wünsche zu…See More
Monday
DojO- commented on DojO-'s event THE World STAGE Saturday _]azz \/\/orkshop w/ Coordinator Billy McCoy ♪ Feb. '16
" Bob's Hawaiian Style Restaurant  LIVE JAZZ Tuesday nights @ 6:00pm!!! Enjoy Hawaiian Food w/ cool standard JAZZ !!   "
Sunday

© 2016   Created by enhager.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service