Curbed LA: Glendale Trying to Woo CicLAvia by Having a Mini Open Streets Event on Brand Boulevard

By Bianca Barragan In an attempt to lure CicLAvia and to boost their ongoing bike and pedestrian safety campaign, Glendale city officials have announced that major artery Brand Boulevard will be closed to car-trafficsometime this coming September for an event that sounds a lot like a tiny CicLAvia, says The Glendale News Press. The street takeover will be much smaller than CicLAvia, which usually stretches for anywhere from three to ten miles. Glendale's will be just a couple of blocks, but it's also happening in the middle of the week. Though the details are still being worked out, the event is expected to happen the Thursday...