Flying Pigeon LA - About Us from Umberto Brayj on Vimeo.

You Want Safety? You Got It…in Santa Monica

Yes, while CD1′s Gil Cedillo utters his blandly-crafted platitudes about”safety” while undermining an FHWA-approved safety project on North Fig, Santa Monica gets down to the nitty-gritty of making life better—and longer—for all its residents and visitors. That city’s Main Street was put on a road diet long ago, with bike lanes providing high-protein nutrition in […]

Read More ...

Thanks for Nothing. . . .

Well, he killed it, after all. “He” being Council District 1 boss Gil Cedillo, and “it” being the plan to put Figueroa on a road diet and add bike lanes to it. His “rationale”—and I use quotes here because it has no relation to rationality—is that he is not sure the road diet would ensure […]

Read More ...

Pigeon Politburo: HLP real estate for ransom? Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 7 p.m.

Join us at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at the Flying Pigeon LA bike shop for a screening of the film Real Estate For Ransom and a Q&A with Australian director Karl Fitzgerald. Is the nefarious hipster to blame for skyrocketing housing prices and rents in Highland Park? Or are there other, less […]

Read More ...

Gil Cedillo’s big Figueroa bike lane meeting May 8, 2014 6 p.m. at Nightingale Middle School #fig4all

JacksonH_CypressParkBikeLanes_D3Lab from NLI connect on Vimeo. Councilman Gil Cedillo is holding the first of two “community input” meetings on the North Figueroa Street bike lane plans the LADOT drew up 2 years ago. The meeting is taking place at 6 p.m. on Thursday, May 8, 2014 at Nightingale Middle School (3311 N. Figueroa St., Los […]

Read More ...