Today’s Headlines

  • Antelope Valley Transit Authority will replace its entire fleet with electric buses (Daily Journal)
  • BART to sharply raise parking fees for sports, special events at Coliseum (Oakland Tribune)
  • U.S. DOT “overwhelmed” by applications to its Smart City Challenge (MobilityLab)
  • What Obama’s budget proposal could do for biking (People for Bikes)
  • A first look at San Francisco Municipal Transportation Authority’s Office of Innovation (Medium)
  • The bicycle as a social justice tool (Planetizen)
  • Supreme Court ruling puts climate change policies in limbo—but not in California (Governing)
  • Older Americans are also ditching their cars (NPR)
  • Report: Transit tax incentive doesn’t make up for costs of parking subsidies (Transit Center)
  • Yes, railroads induce sprawl (Itinerant Urbanist)
  • Bay Area’s wetlands restoration projects are working (CityLab)

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Palo Alto’s bike-share will have “smart bikes” (GovTech) Ready for comments: a 17-mile bike trail connection San Gabriel and Rio Hondo rivers (San Gabriel Valley Tribune) Transportation sales tax measures: comparing L.A.’s to San Diego’s (KPBS) Ventura County’s sales tax measure garners support from labor (Ventura County Star) Competing visions of the future of transit […]

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Happy Park(ing) Day! Pleasanton City Council approves reconfiguration to intersection where bicyclist was killed (East Bay Times) Can L.A. Get 100,000 cars off the road in five years? (Curbed LA) The intersection of transit and housing: BART and VTA (Rooflines) Price of success? It can be hard to find a Citi Bike at rush hour […]