Today’s Headlines

  • More on proposed Bay Area regional planning merger (Planetizen)
  • Active transportation grant will help complete bike trail in San Luis Obispo (Tribune)
  • Why planning for biking and planning for walking are very different (Planetizen)
  • A new series on TOD in the Bay Area (San Francisco Business Journals)
  • Oil companies spent over $11 million to defeat S.B. 350 (Sacramento Bee)
  • Federal DOT creates online tool showing the links between health and transportation (Fast Lane)
  • Another proposal to give the Raiders a stadium in Oakland– “without taxpayer financing” (San Diego Union Tribune)

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Marin County to buy two electric buses (Marin Independent Journal) Belmont approves bike/pedestrian plan (San Mateo Daily Journal) In Kern County—and elsewhere—police are planning pedestrian enforcement actions (Kern Golden Empire) BART’s Oakland Airport Connector is losing money—some blame Uber and its ilk (East Bay Times) (Travel Skills) Latest Plan Bay Area shows new planning tools […]

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Bay Area regional transportation and housing planning agencies (MTC, ABAG) agree to explore merging (Contra Costa Times) San Bernardino County to receive $10 million for active transportation projects (Inland Empire Community News) More about Berkeley’s “Green Affordable Housing” plan (Inside Bay Area) High speed rail plan for Anaheim to LA switches to a “sealed corridor” […]

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San Francisco’s Market Street is about to get a raised bike lane (KQED)  (ABC) Oakland and Richmond to receive $15 million for bike and ped projects (East Bay Express) New planning paradigms are hard to introduce in San Joaquin Valley (CityLab) Mobility plan nudges LA towards new transportation modes (California Planning & Development Report) Study: […]

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Morgan Hill gives up on downtown road diet experiment (Morgan Hill Times) Bike injuries dropping in San Luis Obispo County because more bikes (Tribune News) Safer Market Street will prohibit most cars, reduce traffic conflicts on San Francisco’s main street, starting this week (Moving SF) Streets in San Fernando Valley will be used for stormwater […]

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Active Transportation Program accepting applications for third round (Safe Routes to Schools) Engineers zero in on design for Bay Bridge west span bike path (KQED) Bike-share is transit (Planetizen) How bikes became cheap mobile weather stations (City Lab) Health advocates get behind winter cycling (Calgary Herald) CalBike Report: Best and Worst of 2015 (California Bicycle […]

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San Francisco’s annual bike count: bike trips way up over last year (SF Examiner)  (Hoodline) BART says it will fine “seat hogs” and “manspreaders” (SFGate) Someday, maybe as soon as 2018, San Francisco ferries will serve Richmond, Treasure Island (SFGate) A critique of public engagement practices (Planetizen) Upcoming Bay Area workshops on Active Transportation Program […]