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UPCOMING EVENTS

Next events in South LA around bicycling and social justice include: May 17, 2014 Join us for a day of exploration as we help build a map of community assets in some of Central Avenue’s key cultural spaces and local businesses. The event will take place from 10am-2pm. We will meet at the Central Ave Jazz Park on 42nd […]

Posted November 3, 2013 by bstokes in events

June Events

Posted June 24, 2013 by Eileen at TRUST in events

Video of Healthy Food Map Kickoff Ride

Healthy Food Ride South LA from Annenberg Innovation Lab on Vimeo. Check out the NEW VIDEO from the Healthy Food Map kickoff ride! On March 3rd, I got the privilege to join the Healthy Food Map ride and shoot a documentary about the event. It was my first time riding with the Ride South LA […]

Posted March 20, 2013 by Karl Baumann in events, video

March 3rd Ride for Safer Routes & Healthy Food

On March 3rd 2013, we hosted a bike parade to launch our new Healthy Food Map for South L.A., featuring live delivery of vegetables by bicycle.   Our ride video with interviews and more A zipcode map of where people came from for the ride Press coverage included NBC 4, KPCC’s OnCentral, USC Press, and […]

Posted February 19, 2013 by bstokes in events

City Planners Ride to Watts

Below are a few reflections from Otto Khera of the RideSouthLA team, who joined the ride. For an extended discussion, see coverage of the ride from Sahra Sulaiman. The ride was part of the Neighborhood Bike Ambassadors Program – South LA organized by the Los Angeles County Bicycle Coalition. On Saturday, December 8, 2012 a […]

Posted December 19, 2012 by bstokes in events, press, Uncategorized

Creating conversations across ZIP codes

One of RideSouthLA’s goals is to bring together people who normally don’t interact and engage them in conversations that can seed a re-imagining of South Los Angeles. On June 17, RideSouthLA’s ride to the Watts Towers brought together 120 cyclists who came from 43 ZIP codes across the L.A. Metropolitan Area, representing 12 cycling clubs […]

Posted June 23, 2012 by fbar in events, Watts Towers map

RideSouthLA map launch at CicLAvia

We launched the RideSouthLA map during Sunday’s CicLAvia, at the South Hub in front of the African American Firefighter Museum. We handed out about 500 copies of the map, and many people asked “when is the next ride?”. No date has been set yet, but the East Side Riders tell us that they are planning […]

Posted April 17, 2012 by fbar in events, Watts Towers map

Launch of the Watts Map — in person Sunday @CicLAvia

We are pleased to announce that this Sunday at 10:15am we will release the print version of our map, on the South Hub of the CicLAvia route.  The event builds on today’s launch online of our Watts Ride Map Project (see our press release below).  The Sunday live launch will take place in front of the […]

Posted April 13, 2012 by bstokes in events, Watts Towers map