Today’s Headlines

  • The real way to reduce traffic congestion (hint: it’s not widening highways) (Santa Cruz Sentinel)
  • Where should Bay Area Bike Share—excuse me, Ford GoBike—put its stations? (Mercury News)
  • Friends use “Ghost Bike” to call for harsher penalties for injuring bicyclists & pedestrians (Pasadena Star-News)
  • More locals oppose high speed rail through their town (LA Daily News)

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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 […]

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How new Telegraph Avenue configuration is shifting travel in Oakland (Medium) New bike plan coming to Santa Barbara (KEYT) Why people fear bike commuting (Mercury News) Burbank gets a grade-separated train crossing (Mass Transit) New Warm Springs BART station will serve tech/jobs hub (BART) California DMV studying rules for driverless cars (Equipment World) San Francisco […]

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Oakland gets NYC planner Ryan Russo (Streetsblog NYC) CA plans to fix transportation infrastructure by selling out to the trucking industry (Streetsblog) (LA Times) (Capital Public Radio) Governor, legislative leaders stump for transportation funding plan in Concord (Mercury News) (LA Times) A few key votes needed (Marin Independent Journal) (Daily News) A podcast on the […]

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BART directors propose immigration sanctuary on transit (KQED) California got used to working collaboratively with the federal EPA; now we’ll have to fight for clean air (Capitol Weekly) Peninsula cities work together to create multi-county bike path (Palo Alto Online) Los Gatos bike/ped plan shaping up (Mercury News) Holden introduces bill to stop 710 tunnel […]