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LA Has the Worst Traffic in the World

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Does traveling around La La Land have you feeling more like screaming than singing? Then you may already know what a recent analysis has revealed about the gridlock-plagued city. A report released this month from INRIX, a company specializing in transportation analytics and car services, confirms what Angeleno commuters experience all the time: Los Angeles […]

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Top 4 Best Places to Live in LA Without A Car

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Moving to LA and don’t have a car? Many areas of LA have convenient public transit stops and bike routes that make driving obsolete. According to a recent Reddit thread, here are four of the best neighborhoods to live in car-free: 1. DTLA The hub of LA’s public transportation, DTLA provides easy access to the majority […]

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Heading Home for Thanksgiving? Share the Ride & Win

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This Thanksgiving holiday is looking to be the busiest for travelers since 2007. With only a few days left, consider getting to your turkey feast by using Zimride to share the ride with fellow Bruins. You can post your own ride or join someone else’s. As along as you carpool, you’ll be saving money and alleviating some […]

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UCLA Designates Ride-Hailing Pick-Up Locations Across Campus

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UCLA Transportation has partnered with ride-hailing companies Lyft and Uber to designate 13 on-campus passenger pick-up locations that will be active Monday through Friday between 7 a.m. and 6 p.m.. This new initiative begins Monday, October 2, 2017, and is an effort to prioritize pedestrian and bicyclist safety, improve traffic flow, and reduce traffic impediments. Both […]

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How Your Commute Can Make You Happier

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Commuting to work can be traffic-laden, tedious and dreadful. But it turns out there’s a way to lighten the load, and it starts with picking the right transportation mode. According to a paper published last month in the journal Sustainability, the way we commute can affect our sense of happiness and well-being. In particular, sustainable commutes […]

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