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Students: Bike Lanes on Westwood Will Keep Us Safe

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Amid the Westwood bike lane tug-of-war, we’ve heard arguments from both sides all circling around the issue of safety. A handful of anachronistic curmudgeons and an LA City Councilmember pitted against transportation experts, UCLA and many Westwood businesses. But what about our students? College life often results in cash-strapped students. They can’t afford cars, and in […]

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Westwood Bike Lanes Would Improve Safety

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Recently, opponents of Westwood bike lanes have used “safety” as a specious argument to why they are opposed to them. Perhaps BikingInLA author Ted Rogers said it best: “Why is it that people who oppose improving safety for bike riders always seem to stress how concerned they are about the safety of bicyclists, while doing […]

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Westwood Bike Lanes Spark Controversy

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The ongoing battle surrounding the proposed Westwood bike lanes was highlighted in an LA Times article published this week. Supporters argue that bike lanes will improve the safety of cyclists, especially in an area where 3,100 students, faculty and staff bike to UCLA every day. Up to 800 of these cyclists use Westwood Boulevard, according to […]

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U-See-LA Without a Car

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Here for the 2015 Special Olympics World Games? Athletes, family members, volunteers, officials and fans can see all that L.A. has to offer—even without a car. From shopping and dining to museums and entertainment venues, you can get from campus to pretty much anywhere without ever getting behind the wheel. Six transit agencies serve UCLA, […]

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Go Metro to the Special Olympics World Games

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Metro is the Official Transit Provider for the Special Olympics World Games, which will be held in venues throughout LA County from July 25 to August 2. Avoid traffic, save money on parking and Go Metro to the games. Metro is also selling Special Olympics Commemorative TAP cards through their ticket vending machines. Find out […]

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