Just a reminder:LADOTis supplying free, temporary parking zone signs to restaurants offering curbside pickup service. Just fill out theonline application formand, upon approval, LADOT will install the signs within three business days.
A congressional bill, introduced May 8, would solidify the importance of Transportation Demand Management as a key strategy for federal transportation policy. Backed by the Association for Commuter Transportation, the bill requires regions to develop TDM plans overseen by public and private sector representatives to address traffic congestion and mobility issues. The legislation would establish $100 million per year in funding for implementation of the TDM plans.
California has sued Uber and Lyftunder the controversial AB5 law alleging the companies classified drivers as independent contractors and depriving them of protections including minimum wage and unemployment insurance.
Los AngelesCity Councilmember David Ryuintroduced May 12 amotionto investigate ways to make telecommuting more permanent with an eye toward reducing traffic and pollution post-pandemic.
Metrohas now switched to amodified Sunday schedulefor rail and buses. The org continues to recommend all riders wear face coverings and keep 6 feet from others as much as possible. Bus riders must enter and exit through the rear doors; only passengers in wheelchairs who need the ramp may use the front door.
Free COVID-19 testingis available free to Los Angeles County residents regardless of whether they report any symptoms of the illness.Click herefor full info, to book a same- or next-day appointment, and to find the nearest testing center.