Winnetka Ave. Street Improvements Workshop Summary

Thanks to everyone who attended our public workshop on the Winnetka Ave. street improvements! We appreciate all the constructive feedback and important local knowledge you shared with us. If you couldn’t make it, you can view the presentation boards here. The Winnetka Ave. street improvements project aims to increase safety, connectivity, and mobility options by […]

L.A. River Bike Path Repairs Beginning Soon

The Los Angeles Department of Transportation will be initiating repairs to the L.A. River Bike Path between Fletcher Dr. and Barclay St. (2.4 miles). LADOT expects work to begin in late September and continue for approximately one month, during which at least one side of the bike path will remain open for use. Repairs and […]

Northvale Gap Closure Open House Summary

Thanks to all who came by last month to comment on this project as we reach the halfway mark in our design process! We appreciate the valuable feedback from neighbors and bike path riders. The Northvale Gap Closure project aims to close a 0.7 mile gap in the existing Expo Line Bike Path with a […]

Open House: Expo II Bike Path – Northvale Gap Closure

Our June 2018 open house for the Expo II Bike Path – Northvale Gap Closure Project was a big success! Over 50 people came to check out design updates, ask questions, and offer feedback on the project. For those who weren’t able to attend, feel free to look through the PDF of the presentation boards linked below. We are […]

Announcing Ballona Creek Bike Path improvements

Starting on Monday June 26, for a period of about 3 weeks, the Ballona Creek Bike Path in West LA will undergo important repair work. All repairs will take place Mon-Fri, from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. What are the plans? LADOT, the General Services Department of the City of LA, and Culver City are […]

Meet Our Artist in Residence (in Person)!

The Engineer’s Corner: Oliver Hou, Transportation Engineering Associate II

Welcome to the Engineer’s Corner. This post is a special one, because we are spotlighting one of our program’s first interns: Oliver Hou. Lucky for us, his graduate school internship in the LADOT Bike Program inspired him to stick with transportation, and we’re grateful to say he’s become an integral part of the Bikeways Division.  LeapLA […]

A Safer Van Nuys Blvd for All

On Friday, December 16, a press conference took place to welcome the Van Nuys Blvd Great Street project in Pacoima. In attendance were the multiple partners that made this project possible, including: Mayor Eric Garcetti’s Great Streets Initiative; Council District 7; LADOT, Bureau of Street Services; business owners; and community members. The Van Nuys Great […]

Elysian Valley shared path

LA River Path Closure Update

Last month, US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Los Angeles District began removing non-native plants along the LA River path between Fletcher Drive and Riverside Drive. This work is part of an LA County Drainage Area Project to remove non-native vegetation and improve capacity of the channel. In order to complete this flood risk management project, […]

Hollywood Walk of Fame has a new star

Cycle hoops are the newest star of Hollywood the Walk of Fame! In case you’re scratching your head, a cycle hoop is a steel ring that attaches to a parking meter post. Two bikes can be locked to the hoop at once, with one on each side. Check out the cycle hoops that were installed in Westwood a few […]