We train and mobilize residents to advocate for safe, comfortable walking environments in neighborhoods across Los Angeles.

Executive Director Search is ON!

  We're looking for a new Executive Director! After three and a half years in Los Angeles and with Los Angeles Walks, I have decided to return to the east coast to be closer to family, including my twin sister and her new baby, Inés (below). This week LA Walks...

A WIN at LANCC!

This is a follow-up to an earlier post regarding the Los Angeles Neighborhood Council Coalition's consideration of a dangerous, misguided motion intended to halt the installation of traffic calming measures across Los Angeles. On December 1, 2018, the LA Neighborhood Council Coalition (LANCC) tabled the motion to its January 5,...

In Response to Anti-Traffic Calming Motion at LANCC

On December 1, 2018, Los Angeles Walks, the Los Angeles County Bicycle Coalition (LACBC), and street safety activists from across the city attended a meeting of the LA Neighborhood Council Coalition (LANCC). At the meeting, LANCC representatives viewed a presentation and considered a motion drafted by a group opposed to...
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Los Angeles is a vibrant city in which people can and do walk regularly for transportation, exercise, or fun. Policymakers and residents appreciate walking as a valuable form of transportation, and Angelenos of all ages, ethnicities, incomes, and abilities are able to walk or move safely through their neighborhoods.
About LA Walks
We are dedicated to promoting walking and pedestrian infrastructure in Los Angeles. We train and mobilize Angelenos to advocate for safe, accessible, and equitable walking environments in neighborhoods across Los Angeles. We amplify the voices of those most immediately impacted by traffic collisions and educate local policymakers concerning the rights and needs of pedestrians of all abilities.

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