Today’s Headlines

  • Did California figure out how to fix global warming? (Mother Jones)
  • CTC gives SMART grant for more rail cars for soon-to-open service (Marin Independent Journal)
  • State senator wants to limit Caltrans (My News LA)
  • Update on Fremont Safe Routes to School project (Systemic Failure)
  • More on pedestrian bridge at Burbank airport (LA Times)
  • San Francisco seeks new funding to complete Transbay Terminal (Bloomberg)
  • City designers create new plans for Burning Man city—and models for future cities? (Gizmodo)
  • The future of driving: filling up empty seats (Mobility Lab)

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Learning from California’s experience with clean energy (Mountain Town News) The case for including transit in infrastructure plans (Progressive Railroading) The future car is driverless, shared, and electric (but doesn’t have pedals???) (Davis Enterprise) SF Fire Department safety concerns caused long delays for traffic calming projects  (SF Examiner) New book describes history of fight to […]