Road diets are making streets more dangerous.

Joaquin Miller Road safety improvements may be having opposite effect / Read @ SF Chronicle

How ‘Road Diets’ are making Our commutes even more painful / Read @ Financial Post

Vision Zero, a ‘Road Diet’ Fad, Is Proving to Be Deadly / Read @ The Wall Street Journal

Community Debates Venice Boulevard Road Diet / Watch @ CBS LA


Road diets are decimating local businesses.

Business had plummeted by nearly 40% since Central Avenue was constricted / Read @ LA Times

Brownsboro Road business owners say they're impacted by "road diet" construction / Read @ WDRB.com

‘Road Diet’ Causes Problems / Read @ Colorado Community Media

New Roosevelt Way Bike Lanes Have Bikers, and Local Businesses, Hitting the Road / Read @ Seattle Weekly

Phoenix dumps Main Street road diet / Read @ Mail Tribune

Road diets are starving small businesses / Read @ LA Daily News

Business Owners Say Their Livelihoods Are Being Threatened By Lack Of Available Parking Spaces / Watch @ CBS NYC

‘Great Streets’ Road Diet ‘Destroyed My Life And Ruined My Family,’ Says Mar Vista Restaurateur / Watch @ CBS LA

Road Diet Slims Business Earnings / Watch @ CBS LA


How communities are fighting back.

SDOT eliminates controversial bike lanes in 35th Avenue NE / Read @ The Seattle Times

Iron Mountain Michigan, Council Denies ‘Road Diet’ on Carpenter Avenue / Read @ The Daily News

City council scraps Downing Street proposal / Read @ Tahlequah Daily Press

Mosco Cash offers cash for ‘road diet’ / Read @ Harrison Daily Times

L.A. reworks another 'road diet,' restoring car lanes in Playa del Rey / Read @ LA Times

LA Taps the Brakes on Temple Street ‘Road Diet’ / Read @ LA Curbed

Playa del Rey Residents Describe Defeating ‘Road Diet’ / Watch @ CBS LA


See footage of the damage being done.

See our YouTube channel for videos of Road Diets creating problems on arterial boulevards / Watch


Other Articles of Interest

Despite 3 years of Vision Zero at least 240 people killed in LA traffic collisions in 2018/ Read @ LA Curbed

Walking Drunk Can Be Deadly / Read @ Pew Trusts