Today’s Headlines

  • More coverage of resignation of SF Bike Coalition executive director (SFist) (KQED)
  • Maybe the Expo Line hasn’t reduced nearby congestion, but it’s done plenty more (Planetizen)
  • ICYMI: Report says Berkeley has reduced its greenhouse gas emissions (San Jose Mercury News)
  • Smog declined last year in Southern California (KPCC)
  • What if cycling became even more popular? The benefits would be enormous (CityLab)
  • Las Vegas high-speed rail gets a small boost (Bakersfield Now)
  • Australia should give its bike helmet laws a rethink (The New Daily)
  • A 3-day, 30-mile traffic jam in Kenya (CityLab)
  • Whose comfort matters in public spaces?(Planetizen)

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