Today’s Headlines

  • Oakland approves demand-based parking pricing (East Bay Times)
  • Palo Alto rethinks Baylands bike bridge design (Palo Alto Online)
  • Protected intersections the latest “trend” in bike safety (Momentum)
  • S.F. Bay Area voters to weigh in on several transportation sales taxes (SF Chronicle)
  • “Long-time driver” complains about being stuck in traffic she contributes to (KRON4)
  • Homelessness is a growing problem for people, but not for cars (The Stranger)
  • Berkeley “YIMBYs” win: new housing okayed (Berkeleyside)
  • Tech companies swap land to bring work sites, housing closer together (CityLab)
  • What to do with all those parking garages we won’t be needing (Wired)

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Forget electric cars: For clean air, switch to bikes (Guardian) City Hall needs to be a better champion for safe streets (LA Times) Brown signs bill extending CEQA exemption for bike lanes (LA Times) To reduce emissions, denser housing is a necessity (Planetizen) No, no, no, no: Parking! Traffic! says Berkeley neighborhood to housing proposal […]

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San Diego trolley extension could be a game-changer (San Diego Union-Tribune) New S.F. bike route signs include estimated travel time (SFBC) BART shows off “Fleet of the Future” (East Bay Times) How to make city streets more friendly (Strong Towns) Parking in Oakland will be converted to office space (SocketSite) Berkeley approves car sales and […]