The Promise of Measure M: What Excites Us Most

What excites us the most about the projects proposed in Measure M? At two recent meetings, we asked colleagues in our SGMF coalition and the SGMF Leadership Academy. Here's what we had to say: Funding for biking, walking, and public transit Public transit to public lands Biking on protected bike lanes Green infrastructure for healthier communities and…

Public Lands Day: Shuttle to Chantry Flats

On board the new shuttle to Chantry Flat: SGMF members and our Leadership Academy. What a great transit-to-trails example. More, please! You have until November to submit comments to the Forest Service about the management plan -- be sure to let them know you want more transit connections to parks and open, green spaces!

New Transit to Trails Program: Chantry Flat

Good news for access to the San Gabriel Mountains! There'a pilot transit to trails program by the Forest Service, with a free shuttle running from the Arcadia Gold Line Station to the Chantry Flat picnic area in September and October. Shuttles run from 7 am to 4 pm, every thirty minutes (the last one our of Chantry…

Video: Transit to Parks Work

We're excited to share this short video that documents our work on transit to parks in Los Angeles! When the City of Duarte introduced a pilot program for a free shuttle bus to take passengers from the Gold Line station to the Fish Canyon Falls trailhead, we jumped aboard -- and we held an event to celebrate the good transit-to-parks…

Train to Shuttle to Trail: Duarte Shuttle Event Recap

Our event Saturday to celebrate the Duarte shuttle to Fish Canyon Falls was a success! Our SGMF team began the morning by boarding the Gold Line at Union Station. Upon arriving at the Duarte shuttle stop, we met with Duarte city officials, including John Fasana, Margaret Finlay, Sam Kang, and Liz Reilly, and passed the mic to discuss our collective…

Transit to Shuttle to Trail: Access to Fish Canyon Falls Trailhead

Good news: The City of Duarte is offering a free shuttle van that will run between Fish Canyon Falls Trailhead and the Duarte/City of Hope Gold Line station on Saturdays, from 7 am and  6 pm, in April and May. The rides will begin Saturday, April 9. The shuttle stop is on the west side of Highland Avenue…