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LA Vision Zero Action Plan to Help Eliminate Traffic Deaths by 2025

Thursday, January 26, 2017
Mayor Eric Garcetti and the Los Angeles Department of Transportation (LADOT) announce the release of the city’s first Vision Zero Action Plan. The plan outlines the city’s blueprint to reduce fatalities by 20 percent by the end of 2017 with the ultimate goal of eliminating traffic deaths by 2025. You can download a copy of the Action Plan at the following link: https://joom.ag/gJdW “Traffic deaths are not inevitable. We can work together to keep people walking, biking and driving out of harm’s way — and the Vision Zero Action Plan is a blueprint for making our streets safer for everyone, no matter how they get around the city,” said Mayor Eric Garcetti. “The strategies in our plan can save lives. We’re committed to seeing them through, as quickly as possible, to reach our goal of completely eliminating traffic-related fatalities in Los Angeles by 2025.”

LADOT is committed to moving Los Angeles forward.

Click here to access the Full Press Release.

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New Citywide Speed Hump Program, Now Active

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

NOTICE:  AS OF TUESDAY FEBRUARY 28, 2017, THE LINK TO SUBMIT A REQUEST IS NOW ACTIVE

Please note that the number of applications accepted for consideration to the 2017 construction year will be limited to 45 days and 30 per Council District.  Applicants should also note that the 45 day application period also applies to the signature solicitation task that is required to initiate the request process. 

For additional information on the request process, applicants should review the program FAQ and SPEED HUMP EVALUATION GUIDELINES” information pages prior to submitting a request.

TO SUBMIT A REQUEST click here

For general information on “What You Need To Know About Speed  Humps”, click here.

Posted at 11:47 AM

Community Open House Held for City of LA I-10 Project

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

The Los Angeles Department of Transportation (LADOT), in partnership with the City of Culver City and Caltrans, is studying ways to improve the Robertson/National on/off -ramps and the connections to local streets, simplify traffic movements and minimize traffic impacts from the Culver City Expo Station and other new developments in the area.

A community open house meeting was held on March 2, 2017 to provide information about the conceptual alternatives developed to date and gather feedback from stakeholders.

Click here for Fact Sheet
Click here for the Presentation
Click here for the Boards with the Conceptual Alternatives

Posted at 3:31 PM

Coming Soon: A Multi-Lane Roundabout

Friday, December 23, 2016

LADOT  partnered with Bureau of Engineering, Department of Public Works to build LA’s First Big Roundabout at  Figueroa St, Riverside Dr. and San Fernando Rd. This improvement will make street safer, more comfortable and efficient for everyone who uses the street.

Please watch this educational video on: "How to Drive in a Roundabout"

LADOT Roundabout

Posted at 1:27 PM

MyFig Project Groundbreaking

Monday, October 24, 2016
What is MyFig?
The Figueroa Corridor Streetscape project (MyFigueroa) will transform the Figueroa Corridor into a complete, multimodal street that better serves the needs of pedestrians, bicyclists, transit riders, and drivers alike.
The MyFigueroa project area is between 6th St and Martin Luther King Blvd, from Downtown to Expo Park and will bring improved transit and pedestrian access, protected bike lanes, a more organized and efficient Figueroa St, and most importantly a safer Figueroa for all users.

For MyFig Project Groundbreaking Press Release

More Information is available here: http://myfigueroa.com/about

Posted at 7:35 AM

City of LA announces Safe Routes to School (SRTS) Action Plan

Tuesday, Jan 10, 2017

In partnership with LAUSD, the plan outlines the actions and benchmarks that build off the accomplishments of SRTS since the City Council and Mayor adopted a data-driven strategic plan in 2011.

Click here for the full Press Release

Download the Safe Routes to School Action and Progress Report at: saferoutes.lacity.org

Safe Routes to School is a key strategy of the Los Angeles Vision Zero goal to eliminate all traffic deaths by 2025. For more information about Vision Zero, please visit: visionzero.lacity.org

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