Blog Bike and Park's mission is to inspire people to ride
bicycles for the benefit of one's health, spirit, and planet.

Writers: Has an Opening!

Posted by: Bike Admin on January 18, 2012

Los Angeles Streetsblog ( is hiring a writer who will contribute a  weekly column that covers transportation and livability issues in Santa Monica.

Your expected qualities:

  • Knowledge of progressive urban planning and transportation policy

  • Familiarity with Santa Monica city government

Stories will cover, specific to the city of Santa Monica:

  • New transportation projects

  • Political and community leaders in the area

  • Transit-oriented development

  • Open space and parks

  • Other issues that impact the public health and access to public space

This is for a freelance contractor, publishing at least once a week. Funding is secure for at least one year. Depending on Streetsblog raising additional funding, there is some possibility for extending and/or expanding the position.

Anyone interested should contact Damien Newton at All applications should include a letter of interest and two writing samples. Applications due by Close of Business on February 7.

Contact Us
["Santa Monica", "Chicago"]