A new residential and commercial development is planned on two surface parking lots near Olvera Street and Union Station. Good news: parking lots that sit empty much of the day aren’t helping the economy or streetscape of this part of downtown L.A.
Cuomo aide urges MTA to review ads on transit (New York Daily News)
Why the review? The provocative ads are for breast augmentation surgery. And the governor of New York isn’t convinced they’re appropriate with tens of thousands of children riding transit each day. Fun tabloid story.
Downtown S.F. traffic may seem worse, but actually getting better (San Francisco Chronicle)
The numbers seem to indicate that the number of cars entering the city is down while more people are walking, riding bikes and taking transit. Still, traffic is no picnic, especially with some big construction projects around town.
Police probe Smart Car tipping in San Francisco (Associated Press)
Four got tipped Monday morning in the city. Police are investigating.
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