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  1. 710 Project Releases REIR; Proposal Creates Further Ped/Bike Danger for West & North Long BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | StreetsBlog.org

    I love West and North Long Beach. For me, they are the forgotten neighborhoods, places that easily fall into the fray of pollution, inequity, and a tattered history.


  2. Metro Blue Line to (Finally) Receive Light Synchronization Along Long Beach StretchRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | StreetsBlog.org

    Let's be frank: it is the wrong way to be advertising the use of public transportation-and to experience this egregious advert, one simply has to take the Blue Line through Long Beach. And if you're lucky, you'll only hit one or two lights as you watch individual commuters putt-putt past you while the entire Metro train, filled with hundreds of folks, comes to a halt.


  3. This Week In Livable StreetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | StreetsBlog.org

    Open streets return as Beach Streets takes over miles of Long Beach streets this Saturday! There are also plenty of meetings from Boyle Heights to South L.A. to the Metro board, plus bicycling and walking tours, and much more. Now through Wednesday 4/26 - The city of Rialto, with Southern California Association of Governments 's Go Human campaign, host "Right on Rialto!" a week-long pop-up street safety demonstration.


  4. Eyes on the Street: Metro Blue Line Improvements Take Shape in South L.A.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | StreetsBlog.org

    "Heads Up! Watch for Trains!" is seen on the train passing the memorial for Gilberto Reynaga, struck down by a Blue Line train at age 13 in 1999. Sahra Sulaiman/Streetsblog L.A. The improvements were part of the $1.1 billion's worth of upgrades to the line that have been underway since 2014.


  5. #DamienTalks SGV 30: BikeSGV Needs Your Help for 2017 Bike Counts on 4/1Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | StreetsBlog.org

    This week, #DamienTalks with Monica Curiel of Bike SGV about the upcoming bicyclists and pedestrian counts happening throughout the San Gabriel Valley on April 1. Bike SGV is looking for volunteers to help with the counts, and if you want to volunteer, you can get more information by visiting Bike SGV website . Irma Bustamante is one volunteer who collects data and then turns it over to Anthony William-Contrado, who enters the data into a system.


  6. Metro to Decide Planned Regional Connector Ped Bridge by DTLA Broad MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | StreetsBlog.org

    Thursday, at its Executive Management Committee meetings, the Metro board is expected to approve plans for a new pedestrian bridge to connect Grand Avenue with the under-construction Regional Connector Grand Av Arts/Bunker Hill Station. In case readers are unfamiliar with the Regional Connector, it is a $1.75 billion 1.9-mile light rail subway currently under construction in downtown Los Angeles.


  7. Stanislaus State Joins CSUs that Offer Students Unlimited Transit RidesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | StreetsBlog.org

    Since January, students at California State University, Stanislaus have been able to ride public transit without paying a fare. A multi-year agreement between Associated Students Incorporated and Turlock Transit gives students unlimited use of the city's fixed-route bus system, and all they have to do is show their student ID.


  8. Construction Committee Approves Blue Line Improvement StudyRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2017 | StreetsBlog.org

    This morning, the Metro board Construction Committee approved a motion to study improvements to the Metro Blue Line. The Blue Line is the oldest Metro rail line, the highest ridership line for Metro, and the highest ridership modern light rail line in the United States.


  9. Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia Elected to Metro Board; Talks Blue Line, System Policing, MoreRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2017 | StreetsBlog.org

    The election of Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia to the Los Angeles Metro Board is huge news-and not just for urbanerds and transit geeks; this is big news for Long Beach and the region. Officially elected to the post tonight by the the Mayors and Councilmembers of the County, replacing Lakewood Councilmember Diane DuBois, Garcia will oversee the Gateway Cities Region, a 26-city span of the east side of the County.


  10. Please Support Streetsblog L.A.Read the original story

    Dec 22, 2016 | StreetsBlog.org

    There has been a great deal of anti-urban sentiment voiced from the national campaign stage. There was no shortage of anti-urban sentiment from local NIMBYs too.


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