Today’s Headlines

  • The future of retirement communities: Walkable and urban (NY Times)
  • Expo Line hits pedestrian, triggering major Metro delays and media attention (LA Times)
  • Mixed reactions to new BART trains (SFGate)
  • The past two weeks show what “solving” climate change can look like (Vox)
  • Cartoon future of climate change (Vox)
  • The next president’s effect on transportation (Greater Greater Washington)
  • A sidewalk to connect our fractured nation (CNU)
  • This map of how people commute to Manhattan is incomplete—but beautiful (CityLab)
  • A parking tax can bring new transit (Curbed)
  • Businesses need to incorporate climate change management into their fiduciary plans (Pensions&Investments)
  • Airbnb is driving up the rents in urban neighborhoods (Guardian)

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Excellent summaries of climate change and transportation issues in Sacramento this week (Vox)  (Planetizen) More on late negotiations on climate change bills (Contra Costa Times) (The Telegraph) LA Times and SF Chronicle like Brown’s transportation plan (LA Times)  (SF Chronicle) and so does the League of California Cities (Sierra Sun Times) But others are screaming […]

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Governor Brown proposes major overhaul of state Public Utilities Commission (LA Times)  (SF Chronicle) which would shift oversight of Uber, Lyft etc to California State Transportation Agency (SF Gate) Facebook expansion in Santa Clara has people nervous about traffic and housing (Mercury News) Anaheim streetcar hits a bump (Orange County Register) San Diego transportation sales […]

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Sacramento proposes its first cycle track into downtown (Sacramento Bee) Campbell to extend Safe Routes to Schools programs after seeing positive results (San Jose Mercury News) Bad urban design makes San Diego feel unsafe (Voice of San Diego) LA mayor Garcetti on how cities can save the world (Politico) A thoughtful counterpoint to Vision Zero […]