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EV Carshare Planning, Pricing and Parking: Findings and Recommendations for the City of Los Angeles’ Electric Vehicle Carsharing Pilot Project

A report focusing on the City of Los Angeles’ EV Carshare Project and how to best market carsharing to Central Los Angeles communities.
Report By: Betty Barbarena - LASC Research Fellow
Project ID: 117

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Community Outreach: Lessons for Shared-Use Electric Vehicles in Central Los Angeles

A report looking into the City of Los Angeles’ EV Carshare Project’s pricing and how lower-income communities can utilize the carsharing project.
Report By: Rachel Huguet - LASC Research Fellow
Project ID: 116

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Creating the Path Forward: Positive Impacts from the San Gabriel Valley Greenway Network

A report presenting an analysis of the potential benefits, impacts, and opportunities related to the San Gabriel Valley Greenway Network
Report By: James Howe and Natalia Sifuentes - LASC Research Fellows
Project ID: 115

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Urban Recycled Water Use in California

A policy briefing on the health impacts of two recycled water methods that could be expanded in response to California’s drought: (1) potable reuse and (2) non-potable reuse. The focus is on recycled water for urban applications, which have historically faced opposition based on health-related grounds.
Report By: Sharona Sokolow - LASC Research Fellow
Project ID: 114

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Green Alleys: LA’s Untapped Resource

Recommendations for streamlining and standardizing citywide green alley implementation in Los Angeles.
Report By: Rachel Lindt - LASC Research Fellow
Project ID: 113

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Reducing Traffic-Related Air Pollution in Cities

Recommendations for policymakers, urban planners, and transportation engineers on how to reduce traffic-related air pollution exposure in the built environment.
Report By: Lisa Wu - LASC Research Fellow
Project ID: 112

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Tapping into Conservation

A report prepared to provide water retailers, policymakers and other stakeholders with practical information and best practices in price-based and non-price-based demand side management to encourage water conservation in Los Angeles.
Report By: KC McKenna and CC Song - LASC Research Fellows
Project ID: 111

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Green Alleys in South Park

A report prepared for the South Park Business Improvement District examining the potential for alley way revitalization in one of Los Angeles’s fastest growing districts.
Report By: Clare Eberle and Alexander Jung - LASC Research Fellows
Project ID: 110

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Sustainability in the Los Angeles Foodshed

A report prepared for the Los Angeles Food Policy Council looking at indicators in sustainability for the LA foodshed.
Report By: Rachel Horst - LASC Research Fellow
Project ID: 109

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The Urban Alleys Project

A case study evaluation on the East Cahuenga (EaCa) Alleyway Revitalization project and toolkit for securing urban alleyway renewal projects in Los Angeles.
Report By: Lila Burgos & Tamar Sarkisian - LASC Research Fellows
Project ID: 108

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CICLAVIA: Economic Impact Assessment

The first-ever economic impact assessment of a CicLAvia car-free event, finding a 10 percent increase in sales for businesses along the event route compared to non-event days.
Report By: Benton Heimsath – LASC Research Fellow
Project ID: 107

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Soak it Up! Briefing Paper

The Impacts of oil spills and leaks from recreational boating and strategies for advancing sustainable boating and protecting our water quality.
Report By: Mathew Christensen - LASC Research Fellow
Project ID: 106

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Crude Awakenings: Ten Years Later (Ch.2)

Investigating the sufficiency and preparedness of southern California’s regulatory and policy framework that guides ongoing oil spill prevention programs and response responsibilities off the coast of southern California.
Report By: Maggie Riley – LASC Project Fellows
Project ID: 105

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Implementing Parking Reform Briefing

A briefing on the impacts and potential benefits and burdens to the Los Angeles region related to implementing emerging parking reform policies.
Report By: Lindsey Hilde, Roy Samaan – LASC Project Fellows, Masters Student in Urban Planning at UCLA
Project ID: 104

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Urban Freeway Cap Parks Policy Briefing

A detailed review of the various environmental, policy and public health issues associated with these Freeway Cap Park projects.
Report By: Clement Lau – LASC Project Fellows, Candidate, Doctor of Policy, Planning, and Development, University of Southern California
Project ID: 103

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Cycling in Los Angeles

Survey of Los Angeles area cyclists to understand the Los Angeles bicyclists experience, preferences, and knowledge of safety.
Report By: Alex Lantz – LASC Project Fellow, Masters Student in Urban Planning at UCLA
Project ID: 101

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Keeping Water Conservation Afloat

Investigating sustainable outdoor water conservation through progressively tiered pricing.
Report By: Jacob Veverka – LASC Project Fellow, Masters Student in Urban Planning at UCLA
Project ID: 102

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