Today’s Headlines

  • BART will raise parking fees at some stations by 50 cents in December (Napa Valley Register)
  • More about Santa Monica’s new bike-share system (see Streetsblog coverage here) (LA Times)
  • Super Bowl committee thinks its parade, or its party, or something, is more important than commuters—it wants to remove overhead wires that power electric buses on Market Street (Examiner)
  • Bay Bridge pier demolition scheduled for tomorrow (SF Gate)
  • Planning accreditation board considers weakening requirements for diversity in planning schools (Next City)
  • The story of a brand new, high-density, mixed-use transit oriented village near downtown Sacramento (Sacramento Magazine)
  • Report: Encouraging cycling could save cities tons of money (Outside Online)

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