Los Angeles Times: Behind the beauty, PCH in Malibu takes a deadly toll. Why it’s getting more dangerous

Sen. Ben Allen (D-Santa Monica), the group’s co-chair, said it’s time to dramatically increase the scope of the task force’s efforts “or find another vehicle for a convening of these different entities to talk about more substantive policy changes in terms of the highway.” “I think more broadly in the long term I really welcome a broader discussion involving the re-envisioning of a highway that was established at a time when far fewer people were living along the road,” Allen said.