The Fifth and Flower Fumble
Loss of Key Regional Connector Station Raises Worries in Downtown
By Ryan Vaillancourt, LosAngelesDowntownNews.com
Friday, November 12, 2010 4:08 PM PST
Good news/bad news for light rail in Los Angeles- Metro approves one of four regional connector routes for final study, but a potentially critical station has been eliminated from the plans as a cost saving measure.
The New New Urbanists
Los Angeles’s high school of urban planning welcomes its freshman class
By Nate Berg, MetropolisMag.com
November 17, 2010
The East Los Angeles Renaissance Academy of Urban Planning and Design takes the initiative to introduce the next generation to urban planning.
Sustainable Housing, 30/10 and Public Transit in LA
By Joel Epstein, The Huffington Post
November 18, 2010 11:00 AM
Epstein offers a firsthand perspective on the discussions that took place at Wednesday’s Mayoral Sustainable Housing and Transportation Summit. The strong line-up of panelists addressed 30/10, transit oriented development, and the future of LA.
Can We Ditch Our Cars and Embrace High-Speed Rail?
By Callie Miller, laist.com
November 14, 2010
The idea of transforming LA into a mass transit Mecca is daunting. Miller offers a look into the future of transit through the eyes of cityLAB.