Monthly Archives: March 2014

Tweet your Congress members for bike safety and equity TODAY!

From the League of American Bicyclists: Tweet your Congress members for bike safety and equity TODAY! The League is currently hosting the 2014 National Bike Summit in Washington, D.C. — uniting the voices of bicyclists on Capitol Hill. Maybe you’re here in D.C. with us. Maybe you weren’t able to make it — but you […]

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Great City Bikes for $299

A good city bike should be: tough, comfortable, useful, and inexpensive. Beater Bike’s Roadster single speed gets 100% on the city bike test. It comes equipped with a front and rear rack, full mud guards, and a stable double armed kick stand. A perfect work horse, an excellent grocery shopper, a vehicle made for bar […]

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Backsliding

Rumor has it that the Beverly Hills city council stood against bike lanes on the city’s rebuild of Santa Monica Boulevard next year, going, apparently, by the usual “gut feelings,” ie, invented reality, that has guided so many of its decisions of late. There’s probably still a chance, but it is more likely that the […]

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Spoke(n) Art Ride on Saturday, March 8, 2014

Join us this month on another Spoke(n) Art bike ride on Saturday, March 8, 2013 at 6 p.m. at the Flying Pigeon LA bike shop. The Spoke(n) Art Ride is a slow-paced, monthly, tour of galleries open for NELAart’s Second Saturday – a special night when area galleries and studios open their doors to the […]

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The Lummis Home to Sycamore Grove Missing Link

In honor of the upcoming March 8, 2014 “Sycamore Grove Living Museum” event, I want to re-propose an idea I had several years ago during a brief stint on the Arroyo Seco Neighborhood Council. My idea is this: to connect the Lummis Home at Avenue 43 with an existing foot path that goes through Sycamore […]

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