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Taking a green rental bike through DTLA? A tipsheet for first-timers

Published: 
Wed, 04/11/2018 - 6:41pm

A bike tour of downtown Los Angeles — or DTLA — is a breezy way to skirt congestion and see city sights up close. The affordable green Metro bikes can be found in racks every few blocks, and are placed at such hot spots as Union Station and Grand Central Market. Zig-zag your way through the booming Arts District or pedal to the museums up the hill. The weather is usually good, and the midday traffic is relatively light. Beware of buses and car doors and always wear a helmet.

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Bike, Car or Train: Which Commute Has the Worst Air Pollution?

Published: 
Mon, 11/20/2017 (All day)

The traffic in the Bay Area regularly ranks among the nation’s worst — and sitting in traffic isn’t just irritating; there’s some downright unhealthy stuff in that air you’re breathing.