Tag Archives: LUCE
Recap: SM Councilman Holbrook asks "why put bikes on the street with traffic?"

Recap: SM Councilman Holbrook asks "why put bikes on the street with traffic?"

Two weeks ago myself, and seven other cyclists visited the Santa Monica City Council (Flickr set) to speak in favor of improving cycling conditions. Specifically we spoke in support of the recommendations contained within the draft Land Use and Circulation Element (LUCE.) As I’ve written before, the LUCE will influence transportation policy, and therefore bike […]

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TAKE ACTION: Ride To Santa Monica City Hall, Tuesday, 7:30pm, Bikerowave

Tuesday, at 7:30pm (leave – 8:00pm sharp), we’ll meet at Bikerowave to ride to Santa Monica City Hall.  There, cyclists will speak in support of the cycling policy recommendations in the Land Use and Circulation Element draft (LUCE), and in general support of more aggressive action by the city to improve cycling conditions.  You can […]

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The LUCE Process:  Meeting Recap and the Next Steps to Total Bike Victory!

The LUCE Process: Meeting Recap and the Next Steps to Total Bike Victory!

I’ve written a few times now about the LUCE update process in Santa Monica.  LUCE stands for Land Use and Circulation Element, and it is a key planning document for cyclists in Santa Monica. To try to help explain how the LUCE update is relevant for cyclists I worked on this entry on the ibikeu […]

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This Coming Tuesday: Bikes at Santa Monica City Council

This Coming Tuesday: Bikes at Santa Monica City Council

I wrote Monday about an important Santa Monica City Council meeting on Tuesday where the council discussed the Land Use and Circulation Element draft (LUCE). When the LUCE is approved it will act as the guiding force for transportation planning in Santa Monica for decades, so it’s important that cyclists make their voice heard. This […]

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Important Planning Meeting Today (Tuesday), at Santa Monica City Council

Important Planning Meeting Today (Tuesday), at Santa Monica City Council

I will be attending an important meeting of the Santa Monica City Council today, Tuesday, at 6:45 pm.  If you are concerned about bicycle planning in Santa Monica please show up and speak in support of cycling.  If you’re unable to make it this Tuesday, there is another similar meeting next Tuesday.

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Santa Monica Transportation Workshop: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly.

Santa Monica Transportation Workshop: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly.

I dragged myself out of bed Saturday morning to attend the Transportation Workshop in Santa Monica. The workshop is part of a series gathering community input on Santa Monica’s plans to update their Land Use and Circulation Element (LUCE). Bicycles are a part of that element, so I’ve attended to see where the element is […]

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