Today’s Headlines

  • On becoming a League-certified cycling instructor (Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition)
  • California drivers get amnesty for parking, traffic violations (San Diego Union-Tribune)
  • Video: Transit Trends episode 2 looks at San Francisco’s Transbay Terminal (YouTube)
  • GM’s investment in Lyft includes the possibility of free cars (Vanity Fair)
  • Three ideas for affordable housing in L.A. (LA Times)
    • But not fast enough: homeless sweeps continue (LA Times)
  • Oceanside sees a building boom (Voice of San Diego)
  • Study: Climate change and gentrification are linked (Seattle Weekly)
  • Meanwhile, Tennessee lawmakers want to prevent new gas tax revenues from being used for bikes/pedestrians (Bicycle Retailer)
  • Australia’s bike laws are heading in the wrong direction (Bicycle Network)

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In San Jose, new underpass lighting system senses pedestrians (GovTech) Protected intersections are coming (Bike East Bay) Trying out the idea of paying by the mile to fix roads in California (Bakersfield Californian) California Transportation Commission awards funds for bike lanes, highway widenings (Fresno Bee) SF debates a bike yield law (SF Chronicle) Driverless cars […]

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In Central Valley, more commuters drive alone (Fresno Bee) SANDAG begins Bus Rapid Transit project (Times of San Diego) El Cerrito working on its bicycle plan (Inside Bay Area) Fighting bike theft with the Bike Index (Berkeleyside) California Transportation Commission awards $10 million for alternative fuel projects (Imperial Valley News) Getting a road user charge […]

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San Diego approves long-term mobility plan that add cycletracks, bike lanes, greenways (San Diego Union-Tribune)  (LA Times) Efforts to encourage biking on BART are paying off (Patch) (Fox) More on fatal SF crashes, reactions (NBC) Bicycle riders need to report dangerous driving maneuvers (Cycling in the South Bay) Cap-and-trade: Concerns heating up (Stockton Record) But analysis […]

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How Sacramento can rethink transportation (Sacramento Bee) Do we really want funding for bicycle projects? (Streets.mn) Fatalities in the “war on cars” are never in cars (The Stranger) Finally: UPS debuts delivery by bike….in Portland (OregonLive) Resiliency vs sustainability in transportation (MikeOnTraffic) San Diego fast-tracked affordable housing that was anything but affordable (San Diego Union […]

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Happy Leap Day! Over the weekend, lots of bike stuff to gawk at in California—at the Electric Bike Expo in San Diego (San Diego Union Tribune) and at the North American Handmade Bike Show in Sacramento (Bicycle Retailer) High-end bikes as a signing bonus: an irresponsible use of investor funds? (Record Net) Making sense of […]