We train and mobilize Angelenos to advocate for safe, walkable communities across Los Angeles. A walkable LA, is a just LA.

Kenny Uong's Four Cornerstones for Transit Riders

Having grown up in a household that neither owned nor drove cars, riding public transit provided me with many opportunities to survey my surroundings and envision ideas to make our communities more transit-friendly and walkable. Throughout those numerous bus rides, I was able to identify key aspects that transit riders...

Wilmington Parents & Promotoras Win a Decorative Crosswalk!

It took three years but after steadfast organizing, Wilmington parents and safe street promotoras finally got a decorative crosswalk on January 15, 2022. The new infrastructure, designed by the community to reflect Wilmington landmarks, can be found at L St. & Figueroa St. This is further proof that through a grassroots Safe...

Results are Here: School Streets a Hit

This past Fall Los Angeles Walks partnered with LA City's Safe Routes to School to pilot a global trend in student safety: School Streets. A School Streets activation is when you open up a school's drop off/pick up street to children walking, biking, or scooting to school. By transforming a...
Our vision
To activate and mobilize historically disinvested communities in Los Angeles to transform their streets into safe, accessible and vibrant environments for people who walk.
About LA Walks
A vibrant Los Angeles where our most disinvested communities are able to build thriving lives with access to quality schools and employment, health care and recreation through robust public transportation and street infrastructure that enables people to walk and move safely through their neighborhoods and the city.


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