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Atwater Village weighs in on Fletcher Drive safety improvements

City transportation officials presented plans earlier this week to improve safety along a one-mile long stretch of Fletcher Drive, which was described as one of the most dangerous streets in Los Angeles. But some elements of the  plans, which included reducing traffic lanes while adding bike lanes, were criticized by many residents, who said they would only worsen traffic congestion. Read More »

Fletcher Drive road diet in Atwater Village

“Road Diet” in the works for Fletcher Drive in Atwater Village

ATWATER VILLAGE —  City transportation officials on Tuesday night will present plans to improve safety along a nearly mile-long stretch of Fletcher Drive,  including proposals to remove a traffic lane in each direction while adding bike lanes, flashing pedestrian crossing lights as well as a center turn lane. The changes come a few months after the city eliminated a traffic ... Read More »