Friday, September 9, 2011
Cycle commuters given a dedicated lane on 7th Avenue, downtown Los Angeles
"Hold on to your hats, folks, we're actually removing a lane for a car — in favor of a bike lane — in Los Angeles," City Councilman Ed Reyes said during a news conference at MacArthur Park. "By doing so, we, as a city, are changing the way we see bicycles, as not only a recreational vehicle but as a legitimate form of public transportation." Full story in the LA Times on-line.