Archive for April 2012

bike video in CicLAvia with the map

For fun, we mounted an iPhone to a bike for video, and recorded the feel of CicLAvia with our map waving from a bike in front… ahh, the streets of downtown LA during CicLAvia:

Posted April 28, 2012 by bstokes in Uncategorized

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

Press Release: Map to Reimagine Bicycling in South LA (and announcing this site)

This Printable Map is Community-Created, Emphasizes the Watts Towers and Neighborhood Change through the Eyes of Local Riders April 13, 2012 — Los Angeles, California —  After a series of exploratory bicycle rides in South Los Angeles, a new map was released today that guides cyclists to the iconic Watts Towers.  Published by a coalition […]

Posted April 13, 2012 by bstokes in Watts Towers map