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Advocates hope Oakland’s new Department of Transportation will transform the city’s streets (East Bay Times) If L.A. wants people to ride bikes, it should make the roads safe for them (LA Times) All the arguments about helmets (Sacramento Bee) Campaign for student bus passes revs up (The Californian) BART tests new seating configurations (Systemic Failure) […]

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Replace cars with bikes? Such a ridiculous notion! (The Daily Beast) Sacramento Bee catches up with “theory” of induced demand, Caltrans’ acknowledgement thereof–with plenty of quotation marks to keep the silly notion at arms’ length (Sacramento Bee) Vasquez Canyon Road buckles, provides great visuals (SF Gate)  where skateboards briefly ruled (LAist) Can roads built for […]

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Santa Cruz will hold annual Light Up the Night bike ride this Saturday (Santa Cruz Sentinel) In Davis on Thursday: A forum to learn about cap-and-trade (Davis Enterprise) Yes, Californians will need to pay for better transportation (Sacramento Bee) Bakersfield Congressional rep McCarthy flouts his clout, exposes Chao as a “tool,” stomps on Bay Area […]

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SoCal Senator Josh Newman responds to recall effort (Sacramento Bee, LA Times) Judge denies bid to block sale of bonds for high-speed rail (Sacramento Bee) The historic significance of the transportation bill (SPUR) Another CA legislator tries to label transportation bill’s side deals illegal (Bakersfield Now) Republican Senator bemoans newly raised gas taxes (Daily Bulletin) […]

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Photos: L.A.’s Sixth Street bridge is slowly being taken down (Eastsider LA) Cities hope Gold Line extension will bring growth (LA Times) Fix California’s transit funding (LA Daily News) Stanislaus County seeks transportation sales tax measure (Oakdale Leader) Sacramento hires fare checkers to discourage fare jumpers (Sacramento Bee) Transit = freedom (Cleveland.com) How parking requirements […]

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How bicycling can help solve global warming (League of American Bicyclists) Transformative climate communities in California (Huffington Post) Global Warming Solutions Act is ten years old (Air Quality Matters) California Transportation Commission awards funds for transportation projects: Smart roads and Safe Routes to Schools in Inland Empire (Inland Empire News) Curb ramps, sidewalks, and planning […]