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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Silicon Valley has a plan for a “stress-free” bike network (NextCity) Ventura gets funding for active transportation projects (VC Star) Pasadena creates a street design guide focused on moving people, not cars (Pasadena Now) Governor Brown, in D.C., is “cautiously optimistic” about Caltrain funding (Sacramento Bee) Should bicyclists “pay their own way”? (Planetizen) The helmet […]

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Ventura considering a sales tax hike for as-yet-undefined transportation projects (LA Times) San Jose affordable housing law may go to Supreme Court (San Jose Mercury News) At capacity during peak hours, BART increases length and number of trains (Daily Cal) High Speed Rail Authority holds workshops in Bay Area (CalWatchdog) Sharing economy divides CA Democratic […]

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Highlights from Walk to School Day, SoCal version (Safe Routes to Schools) Brown signs bill prohibiting tolls on bikes and pedestrians on state bridges (See Streetsblog coverage) (Marin Independent Journal) and one modernizing electric bike regulations (Bicycle Retailer) What a transportation sales tax in L.A. could buy (LA Times) San Diego’s transportation plan should put […]

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Drivers in California cities rank high for fatal crashes due to speeding (SF Gate) Why carbon pollution from transportation plans needs to be measured (NRDC) Sacramento to decide whether to float a transportation sales tax measure (Getting Around Sacramento) . . . of which three quarters would go for roads (Mass Transit) San Fernando Valley […]