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Motor Avenue Improvement Association - October 2010


Welcome New Members!

Although the weather hasn't made up its mind, fall is upon us! We would like to welcome our new members and thank you for your support - our work is entirely dependent on your contributions and input.

We hope to make this year a very productive one, as we get started on several short and long-term projects, including:

  • Bi-weekly street cleaning and trash removal program, including more trash receptacles
  • Improved bicycle parking
  • E-Waste recycling program
  • St. Patty's Day festival
  • Discount program for Waste Management services
  • New farmers' market
We are also taking steps to prepare for the arrival of the Expo Rail Line and ensure that local businesses benefit from the increased traffic to our area, as well as solving traffic calming and sidewalk display issues.

If you are interested in being a part of any of our projects, please send us an email. We could especially use volunteers to help plan logistics for the farmers' market.

Motor@NationalPlease don't hesitate to contact us  with your ideas, questions, and comments. We hope to make our organization a fully interactive part of the community where we can work on common issues together.

Not a member yet?
Please browse our membership page to find out what it's all about!






  
Public Art on Motor

Did you know Motor Avenue is host to not only some beautiful pieces of public art, but also several art studios? Check out the examples below:


Palms Cycle


Palms Cycle


Boombang; art by German graffiti artists MA'Claim, supported by LA Art Machine and the German Foreign Office as part of Vox Humana



 Have we missed one, or know of another piece of great public art in the neighborhood? Let us know!

  
Street Maintenance

  • The broken basketball hoop in Woodbine Park will be replaced soon!
  • We are working to secure funding for watering our street trees for an additional year. However, if you see a thirsty tree, please water it! 

  
Irish Times Community Meeting Recap



Irish TimesOn Thursday, September 16, we hosted a  community meeting at Irish Times to provide  a forum for any complaints or issues regarding the restaurant and bar. There were no complaints.

If you were unable to make it to the meeting but have any comments for Irish Times management, please contact us!


Irish Times
3267 Motor Ave.
(310) 559-9648



Expo Line Updates

The Expo Line has been making slow but relatively steady progress in our direction in the past few months. Unfortunately, according to the LA Times, recent problems are delaying it even more:
You can keep up with construction and news at our website,  Friends4Expo.org and lightrailforcheviot.org/

Take a "virtual ride" along the Phase 2 track!

Expo Line Construction



Thank You To Our New Members!









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In This Issue
  • Welcome New Members!
  • Motor Public Art
  • Street Maintenance
  • Irish Times Community Meeting Overview
  • Expo Line Updates

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