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Streets for People, Freeways, and a Spectacular Solution

F. Kaid Benfield | Posted 01.20.2015 | Green
F. Kaid Benfield

Fortunately, there is a burgeoning trend here in the US to replace aging freeways with boulevards, which have been shown to move traffic just as well while creating rather than diminishing value.

It's an HOV Lane, Not the Autobahn

Yolanda Reid Chassiakos | Posted 08.09.2014 | Los Angeles
Yolanda Reid Chassiakos

HOV lanes, love 'em or hate 'em, are here to stay.

Drive Me Wild

Stacia Friedman | Posted 02.22.2014 | Fifty
Stacia Friedman

I know, with the certainty of an actuary, that my chances of surviving the drive from New York City to Philadelphia are nil to none.

Pacific Standard Time At LACMA: The Untold Story

Harris Silver | Posted 01.22.2012 | Home
Harris Silver

Pacific Standard Time is a sprawling cultural initiative with 68 major museum shows and 125 gallery exhibitions including California Design 1930-1965: 'Living in a Modern Way.'

Study: Living Near Freeways Sharply Increases Health Risks

latimes.com | Margot Roosevelt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Los Angeles residents living near freeways experience a hardening of the arteries that leads to heart disease and strokes at twice the rate of those w...

Deadly Traffic: Tests Link Freeway Smog To Brain Cancer

Daily Bulletin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

In as little as three months, the brains of laboratory rats begin to change after being exposed to the air around congested Southern California freewa...

The Former Music Capital of the World

Joe Robinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Joe Robinson

One of the effects of gridlock that never comes to mind for our city nonplanners is the toll it takes on the arts and cultural events.

More Big Bucks for Roads in California: Oh, Goody!

Larry Arnstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Larry Arnstein

The State of California is getting ready to spend $20 billion, which we don't happen to have, but never mind that, on (hold your breath) freeway expansion!