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)

More California headlines at Streetsblog LA and Streetsblog SF

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Turlock planning commission approves Active Transportation Plan; city council to weigh in soon (Turlock Journal) LA city council approves Mobility Plan 2035, a huge policy shift towards active transportation, transit, Vision Zero (Streetsblog) (LA Times) (Patch) Can LA become the new Portland? (Oregon Live) Or should Portland learn from LA? (BikePortland) CA cities and counties […]

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