LOS ANGELES DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION CREATIVE CATALYST ARTIST IN RESIDENCE

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LA DOT POD

A series of podcasts highlighting interviews with LADOT staff, past, present and future.

 

 


In this episode of LA Dot POD, LADOT Assistant General Manager Dan Mitchell speaks about his background, concerns and observations about public transportation in Los Angeles.


Continuing with the LA DOT POD series, this podcast focuses on the career of Michelle Mowery’s amazing legacy that helped bring bicycle culture to Los Angeles.


Continuing with the LA DOT POD series, this podcast focuses about transportation in Los Angeles and the City of Los Angeles Department of Transportation culture with LADOT engineer Brian Gallagher.

Continuing with the LA DOT POD series, this podcast focuses on retired LADOT engineer Martha Stephenson whose history is really the history of the City agency. Alan Nakagawa had the opportunity to sit down with her in her amazing garden to talk about her history and the history of LADOT.

Scott Schultz has dedicated his time, storytelling talents, stand up experience, news media pedigree and Los Angeles residency to the unique and colorful stories of LA’s bus riding culture. BUSted is a webcast about bus riding culture in Los Angeles. Facebook | YouTube

 


Another episode of LA DOT POD with long time LADOT veteran, John Fisher. John is partly a historian and has contributed a large amount of history on the LADOT website: ladot.lacity.org/what-we-do/about-us/history

In this edition of LA DOT POD, we have excerpts from an oral history session with Seleta Reynolds, the General Manager of LADOT.

LA DOT POD presents an intimate discussion about Los Angeles with former LADOT GM, Frankee Banerjee.

LA DOT POD is proud to present an edited version of an oral history session with Aram Sahakian, who was on staff for LADOT over two and a half decades.

A bit of a podcast take over LADOT POD joins with Biketalk/ KPFK FM. Alan Nakagawa talks about his education into the world of ghost bikes and the fifth year anniversary of the death of bicyclist Alan Deanne.


Alan Nakagawa, Creative Catalyst Artist in Residence, Los Angeles Department of Transportation interviews Nat Gale, head of Vision Zero, LADOT.

 


LA DOT POD is a series of podcasts about the LA Department of Transportation produced by the LADOT Creative Catalyst Artist in Residence, Alan Nakagawa

 

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Bringing the arts into LADOT, the Creative Catalyst Artist in Residence uploading observations about the City, transportation and the pedestrian experience.

 

December 30, 2016, 6:45 am
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I'm working on a new zine for LADOT. I hope to have it printed by February. LA Dot Zine 1.0, coming in 2017

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December 27, 2016, 12:17 am
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Know your roots!!! (7th & Bixel, DTLA)

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December 27, 2016, 12:02 am
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Don't be stumped!

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December 26, 2016, 10:54 pm
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An early ACME signal that once directed traffic somewhere in Los Angeles

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December 26, 2016, 10:53 pm
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One of many traffic signal controllers displayed at LADOT. This is a very earlier (analog) version

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December 26, 2016, 1:51 pm
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"Here come Santa Blocks, here come Santa Blocks, right down OM-Duro Lane..."🎅🏼🚲💨 Dblocks spreading that Christmas cheer on his new 27+ OM-Duro! Who's getting that new OM-Duro for ... See more

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December 26, 2016, 1:35 pm
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Will.i.am surprised a street performer at the Hollywood/Highland scramble walk....

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will.i.am surprises street performer. Really Respect!
Keep watching to the end (will.i.am joins in and gives a powerful message).
MOTTO WEEK: STREET GUITARISTS [Day 5/7]

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December 26, 2016, 7:17 am
Seleta Reynolds LA DOT POD

https://m.soundcloud.com/user-106221122/seleta-reynolds-la-dot-pod

In this edition of LA DOT POD, we have excerpts from an oral history session with Seleta Reynolds, the General Manager of LADOT.

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December 26, 2016, 7:16 am
John Fisher LA DOT POD

https://m.soundcloud.com/user-106221122/john-fisher-la-dot-pod

Another episode of LA DOT POD with long timeLADOT veteran Joh Fisher. John is partly a historian and has contributed a large amount of history on the LADOT website; http://ladot.lacity.org/what-we-do/

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December 26, 2016, 7:16 am
Martha Stephenson Podcast

https://m.soundcloud.com/user-106221122/martha-stevenson-podcast

Continuing with the LA DOT POD series, this podcast focuses on retired LADOT engineer Martha Stephenson whose history is really the history of the City agency. Alan Nakagawa had the opportunity to sit

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Coming Soon! An online image library of traffic memorials and ghost bikes; bringing awareness of traffic fatalities and campaigning for safer streets

UPCOMING PROJECT: STREET HAIKUS

For any inquires about the Creative Catalyst Artist-in-Residence Program, email ladot.artist@lacity.org