The Open Source Urban Planning Edition of Reading Material

  1. Attention local iPhone app enthusiasts and web developers: The new L.A. Metro development beta site is "a community website for individuals and entities who are using transportation and multi-modal data in interesting ways." [Metro Development Beta]
  2. Unsurprisingly, LAist has a great rundown on the new site, which it sees as a harbinger of Google Transit's imminent integration with Metro… [LAist]
  3. Speaking of which, here's a great blog post about open source urban planning which mentions our friends at the LA Streetsblog. [Wired]
  4. Further speaking of which, be sure to read the Streetsblog post "Everyone agrees: Measure R should be used for cyclists and pedestrians." [LA Streetsblog]