Today’s Headlines

  • Bill allowing smog exemption for old vehicles passes Senate Appropriations Committee (Systemic Failure)
  • Video: Caltrans Director’s Bike Ride 2016 (YouTube)
  • Fresno’s pedestrian mall destroyed, with pictures (Stop and Move)
  • Caltrans awards $74.6 million for Low Carbon Transit Operations (SCVnews)
  • Plans for San Luis Obispo County transportation tax measure shaping up (Edhat)
  • We don’t need your stinking gas taxes! Just: forget HSR, use cap-and-trade for roads and general funds to pay off road debts (Fox and Hounds)
  • Too many lives lost on our roads (AARP)
  • Sea level rise and rail transportation in the East Bay (Urban Life Signs)
  • Video: mayors of three CA cities (Oakland, Fresno, South Gate) address economic challenges (PPIC)
  • World’s longest train tunnel (35 miles) opens through the Alps (NY Times)

More California headlines at Streetsblog LA and Streetsblog SF