The Los Angeles City Planning Commission recommended Thursday that
The bike path along the L.A. River was a key demand of environmentalists and bicycle enthusiasts, who were among the most vocal opponents of NBCUniversal's original expansion plan.
On Thursday, the movie and television production company agreed to commit more than $3.3 million for planning, construction and improvement of future bikeways between the movie studio and the waterway and bike-related facilities on nearby streets.
“I’m excited that
Omar Brownson, executive director of the Los Angeles River Revitalization Corp., called the financial commitment "a good pedal forward."