Today’s Headlines

  • 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: last day of legislative session (Capital Public Radio)
  • Op-Ed: California continues leadership in environmental protection (East Bay Times)

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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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State Assembly okays extension of greenhouse gas reduction targets (Streetsblog)  (Mercury News) (Union Democrat) …with more than a dozen members changing their minds to vote yes (LA Times) Latest cap-and-trade auction is disappointing (Streetsblog) (LA Times)  (Capital Public Radio) Climate change is a working class issue (Ventura County Star) OCTA considers distance-based fare structure to […]

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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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Study: Bike-share is not as dangerous as (some) people thought it would be (Curbed) Oakland touts its bike plan (East Bay Redeveloped) Stockton is holding workshops to rewrite its Bicycle Master Plan (SafeTrec) Long Beach unveils bike-share bikes (Long Beach Post) Newly accessible by transit: hikes off the Gold Line (Curbed LA) DTLA’s pedways are […]

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CA Transportation Special Session officially ends without results (LA Times) and giant construction industry head complains (Sacramento Business Journal) Should the U.S. spend $1 trillion on infrastructure? (The Transport Politic) Opening Stockton St to pedestrians every holiday makes some wonder if it could be permanently closed to cars (SFGate) Neighbors oppose highrise apartments proposed on […]