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.
The Crenshaw Farmers' Market tomorrow.It's Every Saturday from 10am-3pm.Magic Johnson & Wendy Greuel open the Bfit Wellness Fair atBaldwin Hills Crenshaw Farmers Market Saturday May 18th.Come by at 10 o'clock to see our beloved LA Laker legend and Wendy Gruel, who could become the first women mayor of LA.Bring your E-waste to the market for safe collection and disposal.Also at the Market: "Ask the Dietitian" is back with a yummy recipe demo! 11:00am - 1:30pmActivities for Children: Bring…See More
This Saturday artists from Bahia, Brazil are ready to dance with you! All ages are invited to move to the rhythms of Brazil. The FREE Community Dance Party begins at 3:30pm.Want to learn the correct movements for Brazilian Samba and Samba Reggae? Join the 1pm Samba Workshop with Slleyk da Bahia(Olodum). The workshop is $30 at the door or $25 in advance. No charge for children under 7.Located at:Casa Cultura Yoga and Dance1623 Centinela AveInglewood, CA 90302…See More
If you try to avoid the traffic on Crenshaw as much as I do, you may not have noticed that progress is being made on the demolition of the former Rent-A-Center, Rite Aid Pharmacy, and another empty storefront at Rodeo Road. I've attached a few photos that I took a couple of weeks ago. Since then, the building to the north of Ralph's (Comet Clea…See More