Today’s Headlines

  • Silver Lake’s road diet works (LA Times)
  • Private Bay Area ferry services approved, coming soon to Berkeley (East Bay Times)
  • Critics dig in on Brisbane on plan to build commercial development without housing (SF Chronicle)
    • Brisbane claims “sustainability” (CityLab)
  • L.A. Times endorses Measure M
  • Why does technology continue putting cars before people? (CityMetric)
  • Even a tiny traffic circle can fight climate change (Pacific Standard)
  • European project to make urban transport data available to all, not just Google (Cities Today)
  • Someone wants Londoners to get to know each other on the tube (Guardian)

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