'It's Like Playing Frogger': Encino Residents Rage Over Quiet Road Turned Waze ShortcutResidents on Ballina Canyon Road are hoping the City of Los Angeles intervenes as they did on Baxter Street, the infamously steep road that gained so much bad press, it was recently turned into a one-way street.
Steep Street Plagued By Navigation App Traffic Will Go One-WayBaxter Street, which has gained attention as of late for myriad traffic problems caused by navigation apps directing drivers onto it as an alternative to busy Glendale Boulevard, will undergo a makeover after outcry from residents.
Officials Search For Answers To Dangerously Steep Echo Park StreetBaxter Street, which has an astonishing 32-grade, has seen an influx in traffic thanks to navigation apps like Google Maps.
'Insanity All The Time': Residents Fed Up With Apps Sending Drivers Onto Dangerously Steep StreetMap apps are sending drivers onto one of the steepest streets in the country. Tonight people who live in the Echo Park neighborhood are fed up. Laurie Perez reports.