Today’s Headlines

  • More about extension of cap-and-trade targets: a truly radical policy (Vox)
  • Improving California climate change and land use targets (Climate Plan)
  • Cap-and-trade is a success (EDF)
  • In the state legislature, it’s a race to the finish (Santa Cruz Sentinel)
  • AC Transit launches on-demand bus service (East Bay Times)
  • SMART train seeks input on bike parking at its stations (Press Democrat)
  • San Diego’s transportation goals are ambitious (San Diego Union-Tribune)
  • More on state transportation funding plan (The Reporter)
  • Why it takes longer to build a subway now than 100 years ago (Ethan Elkin)
  • After a long road, a change is in the air for California (Sacramento Bee)

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Governor Brown proposes major overhaul of state Public Utilities Commission (LA Times)  (SF Chronicle) which would shift oversight of Uber, Lyft etc to California State Transportation Agency (SF Gate) Facebook expansion in Santa Clara has people nervous about traffic and housing (Mercury News) Anaheim streetcar hits a bump (Orange County Register) San Diego transportation sales […]

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The “mystery” behind gas prices in California—Hint: it’s not just what we pay for cleaner air (SF Chronicle) Oil industry lobbyist authored Assemblymember’s demand for audit of climate change program (LA Times) Meanwhile there are real-life repercussions now for delay in cap-and-trade funding decisions (LA Times) Long Beach is one of six cities to join […]

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Highlights from Walk to School Day, SoCal version (Safe Routes to Schools) Brown signs bill prohibiting tolls on bikes and pedestrians on state bridges (See Streetsblog coverage) (Marin Independent Journal) and one modernizing electric bike regulations (Bicycle Retailer) What a transportation sales tax in L.A. could buy (LA Times) San Diego’s transportation plan should put […]

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San Diego’s long-range plan will keep the region stuck in the past (San Diego Free Press) California legislative leaders on the stump for climate change policies (Fresno Bee) Oakland considers building affordable housing for teachers (Think Progress) State audit finds Caltrans employees playing golf, sending personal emails on work time (SF Gate) Redding: Caltrans to […]

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Why California accidentally encouraged driving, and how that’s about to change (SPUR) Californians are driving more, which is not good (SF Chronicle) Long discussion of proposed SMART train fares (Gov Tech) Alternative fuels industry says Low Carbon Fuel Standard is working, generating jobs (Yahoo) San Francisco readies citywide transportation demand management plan (SF Housing Action […]