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By Eric Richardson — April 07, 2008 — 3 Comments

Sharon Bernstein gets the LAT's Column One today to talk about taxis. She writes that the cabbies are plenty ready for the city to change its tune and let them...

6th Street Viaduct Eric Richardson

Raising Awareness for L.A. River Bridges

By Eric Richardson — April 03, 2008 — 3 Comments

The Los Angeles Conservancy hopes to raise awareness of the historic bridges over the L.A. River with a pair of events to be held next week. "Spanning History,"...

Connecting the Lights Eric Richardson

After Delay, 7th Street Finally Getting Lit?

By Eric Richardson — April 02, 2008 — 1 Comment

A little over ten months after the fixtures were installed on the sidewalk, the pedestrian lights installed on 7th street east of Hill look to finally be getting...

Illegal Walking Eric Richardson

Actions Speak Louder than Words on Pedestrian Friendly Downtown

By Eric Richardson — March 27, 2008 — 2 Comments

Curbed yesterday took a reader complaint about the closed off sidewalk on Grand Ave, across from Disney Concert Hall. The reader was complaining about the effect...

Regional Connection 2

By Eric Richardson — March 24, 2008 — 2 Comments

As I mentioned on Friday, Metro will be coming to a meeting of DLANC's Transportation committee this evening to discuss the Regional Connector. This is an important...

Backup from Filming

By Eric Richardson — March 21, 2008 — 10 Comments

It's a very busy Saturday for filming closures, so plan your routes carefully. This weekend's Closure Report is sponsored by A&E, Saturn, Heineken and, most...

Regional Connection 2

By Eric Richardson — March 21, 2008

Last month Metro presented their initial build alternatives for the Regional Connector, a project intended to tie together L.A.'s light rail lines. Five of the...

Blurred Bus

By Eric Richardson — March 20, 2008 — 7 Comments

With the city's December decision to quit accepting Metro most tickets and passes on DASH, one would imagine that quite a few more riders have been finding it necessary...

Traffic on 6th

By Eric Richardson — March 15, 2008 — 8 Comments

Here's one of those little "Oh, and by the way..." moments that we all love so much about Downtown filming. Around noon Friday Film LA sent out a notification that...

Bicycle at Radio Hill Eric Richardson

When Alternative Transportation Competes: the Tension Between Buses vs Bikes

By Eric Richardson — March 14, 2008 — 18 Comments

The city's currently engaged in an update of the Bicycle Master Plan, and as we've discussed before, Downtown has some particular issues for bike planning.


Dodger Parking Lots

By Eric Richardson — February 28, 2008 — 32 Comments

In discussion before the City council's transportation committee yesterday, it seemed everyone in the room agreed: public transit to Dodger Stadium makes good sense...