Metro Considers Extending Green Line to LAX

Metro Considers Extending Green Line to LAX

Trying to get to the airport and don't have a car? It might be a lot more trouble then you'd think. While there are a few options for getting to LAX, from taxis to buses to the Flyaway…

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Santa Monica Launches Mobile Haz-Mat Disposal Service

Santa Monica Launches Mobile Haz-Mat Disposal Service

Denizens of the green City of Santa Monica no longer have to wonder how to dispose of certain hazardous material. A new initiative by the Office of Sustainability and the Environment…

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Long Beach Kicks Bicyclists to the Curb

Long Beach Kicks Bicyclists to the Curb

Actually, off the curb would be more accurate.  As the first part of a new safety campaign, "the most bike-friendly city in America" is enforcing the often-ignored rule that riding on…

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City of LA Votes to Bring Recycling Programs to Apartment Complexes

City of LA Votes to Bring Recycling Programs to Apartment Complexes

It might surprise you to hear that single-family homes in Los Angeles divert 65% of its garbage from landfills, thanks to the effort of over 450 gas-powered trash and recycling trucks.…

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LA Investigates Bike Sharing Program

LA Investigates Bike Sharing Program

Inhabitat has reported before about the implementation of large-scale urban bike sharing programs, but it looks like we're one step closer to a bike sharing reality in Los Angeles. As…

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Santa Monica to Ban Plastic Bags

Santa Monica to Ban Plastic Bags

Starting next month, the phrase "Paper or Plastic?" will become obsolete in the City of Santa Monica. Spurred by the likes of Heal the Bay and other environmental activist groups, the…

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LA Environmental Groups Sue EPA Over Smog

LA Environmental Groups Sue EPA Over Smog

Earlier today, local environmental and public health groups filed suit against the US Environmental Protection Agency hoping that they make efforts to clear the air in the Los Angeles…

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