Monthly Archives: January 2014

LADOT announces Priority 2 list of planned bikeways


LADOT is pleased to release the cumulative list of Year 2 planned bicycle lanes. See the list below for the street name, council district and the respective mileage and limits of each project.

Click here to access or download the original spreadsheet (Revised 1/23/14 to include spreadsheet link)

This Year 2 list contains the next 40 miles of bicycle lanes prioritized for installation.  Each project is part of an ongoing effort to strategically close gaps in our bikeway network by connecting new infrastructure to existing bicycle paths, lanes and routes in Los Angeles.  A number of these projects are funded through the Highway Safety Improvement Program (HSIP).

Moving forward, LADOT will begin traffic and safety assessments for the Year 2 projects. Results from this analysis will be made available in a public report.  Upon completion of Traffic and Safety Assessments, LADOT and the Department of City Planning will hold…

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WCC Accepting Applications for Membership

In accordance with its By-Laws, in January of each even numbered year, the WCC Representation Committee solicits applications from Westwood residents who are interested in participating on the WCC Board as representatives of four special groups or as a member-at-large representing the interested of the entire community.  Applicants are reviewed by the Committee proper to being proposed for election to the Board to fill vacant positions.  The 2014 application period extends through January 31, 2014.    If you are interested in representing one of these groups:

B.  Westwood Community Multi-Family Residential Stakeholders;

F.   Wilshire Commercial Corridor Stakeholders;

G.  Westwood South of Wilshire/Sepulveda Boulevard Business Stakeholders; and

H. Westwood South of Wilshire/Sepulveda Boulevard Commercial Property Owner Stakeholders;

or, if you want to represent the Westwood Community as Member-a-Large,

please send a letter of application to the Representation Committee at by January 31, 2014.

For information about the WCC and its goals, and a full description of the Board positions, please consult the By-Laws posted at the WCC website.