LA2050

Metric

Voting rates connect
In the 2017 mayoral election in the City of Los Angeles, 18 percent of voters participated--a number we think is disappointing but up from 11 percent in 2013.

Source: Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk
Our target:
75 percent of Angelenos report voting often in local elections.
75 %
2049
18 %
2017

Help us reach our goals for this metric

Kcrw
What Does Your LA Sound Like?

SoundsLA is KCRW’s ongoing series of audio postcards that start with a sound found in and around Los Angeles.

Submit your Sound
Geohub
We <3 Open Data

The City of Los Angeles launched a new public platform for exploring, visualizing, and downloading location-based open data.

Put open data to work
Urbanmobility
Check out the Urban Mobility in the Digital Age Report

How will technology impact and improve transportation in LA and how can we prepare for this future? Read the report produced by a partnership between LADOT, the Mayor's Fund of Los Angeles and the Goldhirsh Foundation.

READ THE REPORT
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Get Inspired with 101 Small Ways to Improve LA

Want to make a difference in your community? Check out this amazing list of 101 small ways you can improve LA and take action now!

Read the List
Metrobike
Tour DTLA with Metro's Bike Share

You can use Metro's new bike share to explore downtown LA! Angel City Brewery's put together a DIY bike tour of DTLA to help you ride to some of the city's cultural and culinary landmarks.

Tour Downtown
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Speed up a Metro Project with Public-Private Collaboration

Private sector transportation innovators with ideas to speed up LA Metro projects through a public-private partnership can submit unsolicited proposals.

Submit a Proposal
20ways
20 Ways to Fix LA

LA has lots of challenges in need of solutions, and we enjoyed LA Weekly's article breaking down 20 ways to fix Los Angeles.

READ THE ARTICLE
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Open Call for Radical Optimism Event Ideas

Radical Optimism is a conversation series seeking to understand how creative and innovative voices navigate our changing city. Last year, this series tackled our local food culture, manufacturing, density, and more. Now they're ramping up for 2018 and want to hear from you!

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