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UC Irvine to be first to replace all campus shuttles with zero emission vehicles (Inside EVs) The self-driving car’s bicycle problem (IEEE Spectrum) Here’s a bike made of recycled paper (Metro) Drive-throughs in downtown: Stockton debates urban design (Stockton City Limits) San Francisco continues efforts to reduce car trips from new development (Examiner) Report: There’s […]

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The numbers are in: San Francisco’s red transit-only lanes made Mission street safer for everyone (Curbed) Stockton votes to limit sprawl (Stockton City Limits) Sacramento eagerly awaits bike-share (Sacramento Bee) Court upholds California’s cap-and-trade system (Inside Climate News, Scientific American) And the transportation bill passes (LA Times, Sacramento Business Journal) The deals that helped it […]

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Some inspirational reading: Why L.A. residents don’t drive (LAist) Stockton to get its first green buffered bike lanes next year (Stockton City Limits) Newport beach focuses back-to-school safety measures on bicyclist and pedestrian behavior—wait, what about car drivers? (LA Times) State transportation funding agreement is haunted by gas tax swap (San Diego Union-Tribune) Capitol roundup: […]

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No, distracted walking is not causing the dramatic increase in pedestrian deaths (Treehugger) Coverage of CA transportation funding package (Streetsblog) (Santa Cruz Sentinel) (San Francisco Chronicle) Lots of editorial support urging legislature to pass it (San Luis Obispo Tribune) (East Bay Times) (Mercury News) But Republicans still call paying for roads “looting taxpayers” (LA Times) […]

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Brown signs cap-and-trade extension (LA Times, NPR, Sacramento Bee) Cap-and-trade bill protects agriculture industry (Modesto Bee) (SF Chronicle) Cap-and-trade is a powerful climate tool (Environmental Defense Fund) Cap-and-trade, Chevron, and institutional racism (Alternet) Meanwhile Britain follows France’s lead: will ban sale of all diesel, gas powered cars from 2040 (Guardian) Good public transportation is key […]

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Bay Area regional transportation and housing planning agencies (MTC, ABAG) agree to explore merging (Contra Costa Times) San Bernardino County to receive $10 million for active transportation projects (Inland Empire Community News) More about Berkeley’s “Green Affordable Housing” plan (Inside Bay Area) High speed rail plan for Anaheim to LA switches to a “sealed corridor” […]