2 posts tagged Los Angeles

Mike Samuelson, Open Streets Project

He's Mr. Open Streets — meet Mike Samuelson of the Alliance for Biking & Walking, on the Show today. As we get started, I jump in with a common misperception – according to Mike, the first Open Streets event occurred in Seattle back in 1965; it was and still is called Bicycle Sundays. I'm sure there's a lot more I will learn at the Summit. It's set for April 4-5-6 in Los Angeles with the ultimate bonus — Sunday April 6th we will participate in LA's next CicLAvia! He's ... Continue Reading

Randy Neufeld, Power Moves

He's the Director of the $10Million SRAM Cycling Fund which underwrites advocacy projects. He's seen many advocacy applications and he shares his opinions on what's effective and what's not. If you're a bicycle advocate it would pay to listen to Randy Neufeld. Randy was the closing speaker of the CA Bike Summit and based on the caliber of all the preceding presenters, I was ready for a big finish. What I didn't expect, because I'd never heard it before, was a speaker who began with a ... Continue Reading