Sundays are for cycling?

Dec 2, 2009

Walking? Nah. Biking? Nah. When it comes to getting around LA, the car rules. But community advocates have a new idea for getting Angelenos to leave their cars behind and enjoy streets in a new way. Every Sunday in Bogota, major avenues are shut down to cars…and turned into public spaces for cyclists, pedestrians and activities. It's called Ciclovia and it's now done in many cities in South America. Advocates want LA to experiment with the same idea–on a smaller scale, of course–and shut down a main drag somewhere on Sundays. Vermont? Olympic? Wilshire? Let Larry know what you think of the idea of a Sunday Ciclovia.

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