Today’s Headlines

  • Palo Alto’s bike-share will have “smart bikes” (GovTech)
  • Ready for comments: a 17-mile bike trail connection San Gabriel and Rio Hondo rivers (San Gabriel Valley Tribune)
  • Transportation sales tax measures: comparing L.A.’s to San Diego’s (KPBS)
  • Ventura County’s sales tax measure garners support from labor (Ventura County Star)
  • Competing visions of the future of transit show up in BART board race (New America Media)
  • Transit is safer than driving, and Monterey-Salinas Transit is safest (The Californian)
  • What your vote might mean for transportation (Daily News)
  • Cities are starting to eliminate excess parking (Curbed)
  • Uber exploits a tax loophole (Business Insider)
  • Hey, Leo: LA’s anti-density movement is bad for the environment (Curbed LA)
  • Why climate change divides us (Christian Science Monitor)

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Stanislaus County approves transportation sales tax measure (Mass Transit) San Jose’s Lincoln Avenue pilot road diet slowed traffic, improved safety, will be made permanent (Mercury News) Bay Area’s draft transportation priority plan released for public comment (Mass Transit) VW settlement means some money for California zero emission vehicle programs (Sacramento Bee) Neither Sidewalk Labs nor […]

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