Today’s Headlines

  • Sacramento residents offer ideas on how to fix congestion (Sacramento Bee)
  • Muni’s approval rating hits a ten-year high (Examiner)
  • Another take on Bikes vs Cars (NextCity)
  • Gabe Klein talks about the future of transportation in L.A. (LA Times)
  • In Los Angeles County, fourteen percent of all land is given over to parking (Curbed)
  • Cities and states try to prepare for driverless cars (Washington Post)
  • Elders finding benefits from cycling (Wall Street Journal)
  • A look at federal transportation secretary Anthony Foxx’s first two years on the job (Charlotte Observer)

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“Dutch-style” intersection unveiled in Davis (Davis Enterprise) Bicyclists rally for tougher sentence for driver who killed cyclist in Sacramento (Sacramento Bee) LA plan calls for lots of bike, bus lanes (LA Times) Northern California counties coordinating efforts to pass local transportation sales tax measures (Reuters) A road user charge is still many years away in […]

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Santa Clara ponders its next transportation sales tax ballot measure (San Jose Mercury News) Bike lane on Richmond-San Rafael Bridge might really happen (Contra Costa Times) Obstacles to LA streetcar: funding, travel time? (LA Times) How California is remaking its transportation system for people and the environment: podcast (NRDC) West Sacramento project wins AHSC grant […]

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Report: Dependence on cars costs Californians $15B a year (KPBS) The election could dramatically change the BART board (SFGate) Pedestrian-shaming has to stop (Curbed) Democrats eye post-election transportation session (Politico) Annual report: Yup, streets are crumbling in CA (Sierra Sun Times) Including in Kern County (Bakersfield.com) And in 26 states, $250 billion in local and […]

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Bikes are teleportation devices (People for Bikes) People behaving badly: car drivers in bike lanes (KRON4) Placer County considers transportation sales tax measure, with at least half for highway expansions (Auburn Journal) Sacramento light rail proponents try again, with more ambitious plan (Sacramento Bee) Federal transportation authorities tout “transportation for the people, by the people” […]

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Those suspicious characters are only counting the number of car occupants (and likely finding an average of one) (Santa Rosa Press Democrat) SCAG to host open houses for Regional Transportation Plan (Orange County Breeze) LA Metro board adopts $5.6 billion budget (San Gabriel Valley Tribune) Eminent domain proceedings begin for high speed rail in Central […]

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Cheap gas ain’t cheap (CityCommentary) CA Senate, Assembly transportation leaders release compromise funding plan (LA Times) Editorial: Passing climate change bill will benefit all Californians (Mercury News) More on cap-and-trade expenditure plan from Senate: It will benefit communities (EDF) And create jobs (MarketWired) TRIP report: Traffic, poor roads are costing you money. Left unsaid: So […]