Jan 252015

Congratulations to UCLA Transportation for winning California’s top environmental award. The university group was honored for developing a sustainable transportation program that led to a 23% drop in driving to the campus; nearly half of UCLA commuters use alternative transportation. Just imagine how many more …read more Source:: BikingInLA

Jan 232015

Ohio bike lawyer Steve Magas observes that we don’t need to call LA’s bike boogeyman Doctor Christopher Thompson anymore. In the good ex-doctor’s case, the wages of sin were several years in prison, loss of his medical license and a substantial civil settlement. Just in case you …read more Source:: BikingInLA

Jan 152015
UC Denver doing cycling behavioral study

The University of Colorado Denver is engaged in a study of cycling behavior on the roads, and has created an online survey to help gather data. Lead by principal investigator Dr Wes Marshall, the survey asks questions about your driving habits, cycling habits, and opinions on both. The survey was mentioned in a well written […]

Jan 122015

Maybe bike lanes on North Figueroa aren’t dead after all. According to the LACBC, discussions with Councilmember Gil Cedillo’s office have yielded a number of safety improvement options for a five block stretch of the roadway — including a possible road diet and bike lanes. Of …read more Source:: BikingInLA