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Council Studies Parking Bans

January 22, 2010 |  4:00 am

 Jan. 22, 1920, Thorkildsen

Mr. Thorkildsen answers the telephone in the nude.

Jan. 22, 1920, Traffic
Jan. 22, 1920, Traffic  
Jan. 22, 1920: Ninety years ago, the City Council was studying a proposal for no parking zones to ease bad traffic that was impeding streetcar service in downtown Los Angeles.  I can’t say it often enough: Traffic congestion in Los Angeles is not new. It is more than 100 years old.