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.
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
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…
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
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
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.
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