I’ll gush some more about CicLAvia in a separate entry, but CicLAvia and the announcement made by President Obama about overhauling the way that the federal government funds infrastructure improvements (including for transportation) are big in the news.
- CicLAvia: anywhere between 50,000 and 100,000 people participated in the inaugural closure of 7.5 miles of street between East Hollywood and Boyle Heights. (LA Streetsblog, LA Times, CBS TV, Daily Bruin).
- In President Obama’s speech, he said,
On a lighter note, the UCLA Today updated the weekly South Campus food truck menu for those of us who like to walk to our gourmet eats.