Today’s Headlines

  • The complicated story behind widening Highway 101 in Santa Cruz (GJEL)
  • Bike thieves are breaking u-locks now (East Bay Times)
  • Free bike checkups in Davis this Saturday (Davis Enterprise)
  • New data on Expo, Gold lines: half of riders get to stations by walking, biking (Planetizen)
  • Good news for transit? Parking for L.A. Rams hits $200 (LA Times)
  • Tijuana gets Bus Rapid Transit (Next City)

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“Dutch-style” intersection unveiled in Davis (Davis Enterprise) Bicyclists rally for tougher sentence for driver who killed cyclist in Sacramento (Sacramento Bee) LA plan calls for lots of bike, bus lanes (LA Times) Northern California counties coordinating efforts to pass local transportation sales tax measures (Reuters) A road user charge is still many years away in […]

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Bike month starts Monday! (Sactown Magazine, OC Breeze, SFBC, WOBO, Davis) “Pro-business” “Mod Dems” in CA legislature reorganize, formalize as a voting bloc (LA Times) Researchers show biases in “predictive policing” programs by building one that predicts white collar crime (Fast CoDesign) CA lacks data on a lot of important issues: five examples (Mercury News) […]

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An update on Davis, home to America’s first bike lane (Outside) CA transportation funding bill moves forward (LA Times) Do toll roads hurt the poor? (Strong Towns) Bay Bridge bike path still only open on weekends (SF Chronicle) Surprise! BART’s cute Oakland connector is losing money (SF Chronicle) But that was exactly what was expected […]

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L.A. Metro to get another top transit leader: McMillan moves back home from the FTA (Washington Post) California looking for ways to connect transit, communities (Planetizen) The California transportation projects whose funding is threatened (San Jose Mercury News) Caltrans seeks input on statewide, long-range transportation plan (TI News Daily) It’s a mess, but we need […]

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AC Transit seeks public input on desired qualities, priorities of future general manager (Contra Costa Times) New LADOT chief of staff is Bridget Smith, lately from SFMTA (Streetsblog Tumblr) Encinitas approves local money for RR undercrossing, aiming for matching Active Transportation Program funds (Encinitas Advocate) San Benito County ponders transportation sales tax measure (San Benito […]

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Jarrett Walker of Human Transit talks about what makes San Francisco’s new transit map so great (Human Transit) More about Caltrans’ new Strategic Management Plan (SCV News) Systemic Failure says even the current wording of the bike helmet bill needs work (Systemic Failure) Monterey-Salinas Transit wins award, considers service cuts (The Californian) A World’s Fair, […]