Forget The Automobile, More Streets for Pedestrians and Cyclists Coming to L.A.
The streetscape project for Figueroa Street will encompass three miles and is near the entertainment centers of L.A Live, Staples Center, and Nokia Theatre.
Alissa Walker writes:
"These type of streetscape projects, called 'livable' or 'complete' streets, are long overdue for Los Angeles, says CRA/LA Figueroa Corridor consultant Deborah Murphy. 'They've been doing this stuff all over the world for the last 20 years,' she says. 'We're the last kids to get with the program.'"