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

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...

A fighting chance to fix LA's sidewalks!

Did you catch the news about our sidewalks? Recently, the LA City Controller released an audit of our City's sidewalk repair program and it wasn't too flattering. Some of the major points include: In the past five years, the City paid over $35 million in settlements related to sidewalk injuries. In...
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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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