Today’s Headlines

  • California passes climate change bills (NRDC)
  • Will cap and trade die in California? (Ethan Elkind)
  • San Francisco to break ground on its first protected intersection (SFMTA)
  • Bay Bridge bike path connection to Yerba Buena Island won’t be ready until October (CBS Local)
  • Bit ‘o history: A bike protest in San Francisco circa 1972 (SF Chronicle)
  • More driving, more dying in 2016 (City Commentary)
  • Sharp rise in 2016 traffic fatalities should renew calls for safer streets (TSTC)
  • A cracked bike helmet didn’t save your life (Systemic Failure)
  • Portland’s bike-share success is a lesson in how to do it right (BikePortland)
  • A primer on politics in Sacramento (Sacramento Bee)

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