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The city of Santa Monica recently installed nearly 20,000 square feet of rubber sidewalk at 232 sites citywide. (Photo courtesy: SMGov.net)

City Council Panel To Move Ahead With Plan For Concrete-Alternative Sidewalks

A plan to transform the way the city of Los Angeles designs and repairs sidewalks could take a big step Wednesday toward becoming law.

06/18/2014

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Council Approves Motion To Transfer Money From Recycling Fund To Repair City Sidewalks

The Los Angeles City Council Friday approved a motion that would help aid in the repair of the city’s tattered sidewalks.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/28/2014

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LA Drops Permit Fees For Residents Who Repair Damaged Sidewalks

Homeowners in the city of Los Angeles will no longer be penalized for fixing broken sidewalks in their own neighborhoods.

02/19/2014

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Woman Hurt After Elderly Driver Plows Vehicle Into Busy Santa Monica Sidewalk

A woman was injured after an elderly driver lost control of his SUV and plowed into a busy Santa Monica sidewalk Friday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/15/2013

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Coroner: Lungs Found On Compton Sidewalk Not Human

The coroner’s office Tuesday determined that what appeared to be a set of lungs found on a sidewalk Sunday afternoon in the Compton area were from an animal.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/12/2012

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Man In Wheelchair Falls Into Hole On Colton Sidewalk

A Colton man, who served a paratrooper in the U.S. Army, is speaking out after a frightening fall into a six-foot-deep hole over an electrical vault on a public sidewalk.

06/08/2012

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Copycat ‘Slapper’ Assaults Pedestrians Near LA Civic Center

Imagine you’re walking down the street, maybe going to grab some lunch or heading back to the office. And then it happens.

CBS Los Angeles–02/03/2012

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Homeowners Could Be Forced To Pay For Sidewalk Repairs

The city’s new sidewalk repair plan would force homeowners to fix broken concrete in front of their properties.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/21/2011

Police chased the driver of this Infiniti Wednesday afternoon. (credit: CBS)

At Large Parolee Arrested After Wild Police Chase

A car chase that apparently started with Los Angeles school police ended in the San Fernando Valley on Wednesday after a wild pursuit that saw the driver at one point take the car onto a city sidewalk.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/08/2010