Strange Changes

The extension of the York Boulevard bike lanes almost to South Pasadena has illustrated some peculiar transmutations in the Los Angeles County planning world…. We knew from our first ride that there was a gap between the end of the LA lanes and the beginning of South Pasadena’s. Or vice-versa, of course, if you were […]

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South Pasadena commissioners worth suing: Steven Ray Garcia, Alexander Main, Mathew M. Pendo

The Westbound bike lane “liability issue” the City of South Pasadena needs to be sued to fix. Imagine you are building a house. You take your plans to the plan check office in city hall and something bizarre happens: the officer at the desk is adamant that none of your doorways will be taller than […]

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Bike The Vote! NELA NC Election Guide and Bike Ride for Saturday, April 26, 2014

Bike lanes on North Figueroa Street – will they ever happen? Not without the backing of neighborhood councils and a broad coalition of local people behind the idea. We’re doing our part here at the Flying Pigeon, working with the LA County Bike Coalition’s Ride Figueroa and the local community group Figueroa For All, to […]

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A #fig4all or car-only crater in 2050? Bike Oven & James Rojas dream big on Saturday, April 26, 2014

What is North Figueroa Street to you now? What should it be in 2050? What are the connections to our past and our system of government we want to emphasize with the street and buildings around us? Noted Latino Urbanist James Rojas will be facilitating a visioning workshop at the Bike Oven at 4 p.m. […]

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