Archive for January, 2008

January 31st, 2008 - 12:31 am § in Everything Bike & Metro

Storm the Bastille! – February 5th

Join us at the Los Angeles Bicycle Advisory Committee’s February meeting as we urge our representatives to…ah…REPRESENT! We are meeting at the Santa Monica/Vermont Red Line station at 5:30 pm and heading to the meeting via DOT’s pride and joy, Sunset Blvd. Minutes from the December meeting w[...]

January 27th, 2008 - 3:41 pm § in Community

Bike the Vote!

On February 2, 2008 LA Cyclists will gather at the Eco-Village for a neighborhood bike ride, all in an effort to get out the vote for Obama. There are many issues on the table in the upcoming election but when it comes to sustainable communities and intentional living, the campaign noise gets quiete[...]

January 16th, 2008 - 5:22 pm § in Everything Bike & Metro

Garcetti Announces Opening Of Bike Facilities!

Finally a Councilmember who not only can utter the word “bicycle” but who also promotes it and tries to change the world, one bicycle at a time. Councilmember Eric Garcetti worked to bring new locker and shower facilities to encourage employees to bike to work. Now I’d love to see [...]

January 14th, 2008 - 10:08 am § in Everything Bike & Metro

Getting From Here to Here

Stephen wrote an Opinion piece for the LA Times on December 27th, which was edited and cut, so I’m posting the original piece, complete as it was originally submitted: For almost two decades, Los Angeles has led the nation in traffic congestion, a dubious distinction that results from our coll[...]