Today’s Headlines

  • San Francisco’s steep hills are too hard for new buses to climb (SF Examiner)
  • Vision for LA transit: self-driving cars, hyperloop (LA Times)
  • Mental health suffers when we surrender to car culture (Mobility Lab)
  • Are cars the most socialist form of transportation? (TreeHugger)
  • Milan, Italy will try paying people to commute by bike (Guardian)
  • Google self-driving car collides with bus, learns that bigger vehicles are bullies (San Diego Union Tribune)
  • Benefits of removing Level of Service from California environmental law (Safe Routes to Schools)
  • Transit fuels transformation in struggling neighborhoods (Fast Lane)
  • A (long, detailed) look at Personal Rapid Transit, an idea whose time never came (Verge)

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Questions raised about CHP report on crash that killed cyclist in Sacramento (Sacramento Bee) Idea floated to remove freeway in Oakland (SF Chronicle) San Francisco gets its first raised bike lane (Mass Transit) Connect Sacramento to its river (Sacramento Bee) Many surprised by failure of anti-sprawl measure in Modesto (Modesto Bee) Should sprawling San Diego […]

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Menlo Park considers three bike safety plans (San Jose Mercury News) Over $1 million in cap-and-trade funds remain unspent (LA Times) Two appointments made to CA high-speed rail board (Fresno Bee) High-speed rail may take longer, but cost less, says chief (LA Times) What good is a sharrow? (Fast CoExist) Crunching data from New York […]

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Mainstream media gets wind of proposed “California roll” law (LA Times)  (KTVU)  (SF Gate) and adds a clickbait headline (Daily Mail) Rural California city concludes it has “no unmet transit needs” because unmet transit needs are unreasonable (Gridley Herald) Proposed S.F. ordinance aims to fight bike chop shops (Hoodline) Surprise! Central Valley Republicans don’t believe […]

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ACE train probably won’t get sales tax money to reach Modesto (Mass Transit) California DMV rules that self-driving cars must have a licensed driver behind the wheel (Silicon Beat) . . . among other regulations (GovTech) San Diego passes climate action plan (San Diego Union-Tribune) Oakland okays scaled-down transit village at the Coliseum (SF Gate) […]