Cars, Hit and Run, Traffic »

Can you help find the driver of a fatal hit and run

Posted October 21, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 137 views]
48-year-old  Ofelia Salazar was killed while pushing a shopping cart across the street.

Police are looking for the suspect involved in a hit-and-run. Ofelia Salazar, a 48-year-old mother of 3, was killed in North Hollywood early Saturday morning.

Authorities said the driver of a white Mercedes-Benz struck Salazar near the intersection of Lankershim Boulevard and Valerio Street at about 2:15 a.m.

LA Culture, Street Scenes, Traffic, Traffic Pet Peeve »

Damn street signs. Can I park here or not!?

Posted October 15, 2014 by | 3 Comments | 1,276 views]
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There just might be a new way to play the Los Angeles game: “Can I park here or not!??”

Parking signs are so notoriously ridiculous they are the laugh of not only the nation, people are laughing  around the globe.   The infamous signs have been fodder for comics for years; Louis CK has got to be my favorite.

I’m a traffic reporter with a passion for the …

Cars, Digital Danger, Traffic »

Is there a secret police file on you because of your license plate?

Posted October 10, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 478 views]
http://www.vosizneias.com/179470/2014/09/19/los-angeles-ca-privacy-groups-take-2nd-hit-on-license-plate-data/

Yes, apparently there could be and you don’t even get to see it. Don’t like. Eric Roy, one of our newsmen here at KCRW reported on this story last week.

Cars, LA Culture, Public Transportation, Traffic »

Zócalo Public Square: This Is the Future of Your L.A. Rush Hour

Posted October 5, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 322 views]
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Monday night was a great night. I am passionate about traffic. I had the pleasure of moderating a panel of some of the movers and shakers of Los Angeles’ transportation. About what? LA traffic of course and what the heck we are gonna do about getting it to move faster? A full house and then some, a wonderfully curious and engaging audience. Did you …

Public Transportation, Traffic »

It’s going to cost more money for some commuters and less for most to go Metro.

Posted September 9, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 620 views]
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Next week Metro, L.A.’s public transportation agency, will raise fares as a way to deal with a deficit. But the “L.A. Times” reported the fare increase won’t put Metro’s financial house completely in order.

Bicycles, LA Culture, Street Scenes, Traffic »

Jonesing for CicLAvia? Gotcha covered, Sunday the 7th.

Posted September 6, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 492 views]
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This Sunday, September 7, CicLAvia Explores Broadway
Ciclavia just gets better and better. The next car-free streets extravaganza, called Heart of LA won’t be until October 5, 2014.
In the meantime what’s a CicLAvia addict to do? Why explore LA of course, and help out our favorite extra curricular activity, proceeds will benefit CicLAvia.

Digital Danger, Photo of the Day, Traffic »

Distracted Driving Near-Collisions Double on Sunny Days

Posted August 31, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 668 views]
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There are nearly double the number of near-collisions when the weather conditions are clear than when it’s stormy

LA Culture, Traffic, Video »

You can Now take Your Dog to Restaurants

Posted August 26, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 557 views]
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Governor Jerry Brown signed a bill into law that will make it easier to dine with your dog at restaurants.

Buses, Public Transportation, Traffic »

Big changes to schedules and routes for the Big Blue Bus

Posted August 19, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 792 views]
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The Big Blue Bus schedule changes

starts Sunday, August 24.
 
Big Blue Bus (BBB) adjusts its schedules and routes due to changes in ridership demand. BBB assesses and makes these changes as summer comes to a close. This year, the fall service change will begin Sunday, August 24.  Heads up bus riders, many changes are in store, including a major service modification on Route 3.
There will also …

Buses, Public Transportation, Road Closures, Traffic »

2nd Street closed downtown for 4 weeks

Posted August 18, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 553 views]
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Four Week Full Street Closure Planned in Downtown Los Angeles along 2nd Street between Spring Street and Broadway for Regional Connector Utility Relocation Work beginning Saturday, August 23.

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