Lack of Uproar in Long Beach Over the 710 Freeway Expansion—With 400 People Being Displaced—Is Egregious

by    in Opinion, Streets & Urban Design
For our full coverage on the 710 Freeway project, click here. **** Photo by Brian Addison. This piece entirely altered within the span of two minutes while on my walk to work this morning. Its original headline was going...

Metro & Caltrans Want You to Believe the 710 Expansion Is Good—Here’s Why It’s Not Good at All

by    in Opinion, Streets & Urban Design, Transit
I’ve been writing about the 710 Freeway expansion project since 2013 and in those five years, one thing is clear: the possible expansion is not just a random, asphalt-driven undertaking; it is one of the largest infrastructural proposals in...