Today’s Headlines

  • Here’s where you can track votes on transit measures today (The Transport Politic)
  • This bike lane can save your life (Bloomberg)
  • In case you missed it: Safe Routes to School National Partnership founder Deb Hubsmith wins posthumous “Excellence in Motion” award  (YouTube)
  • Density is at the center of San Diego climate fight (Next City)
  • HUD investigating Facebook practice allowing ethnic targeting on housing ads (ProPublica)
  • Researchers propose a tax credit for renters (City Observatory)

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Speculation on what the Governor’s budget—to be announced today—will contain (LA Times)  (SF Gate) City of Sacramento offers Urban Bicycling classes (Sacramento Bee) A new neighborhood rises in Sacramento (Sacramento Bee) Google plans to begin testing self-driving vehicles on California roads (LA Times) Instead of releasing raw data, Uber will create a public website showing […]

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CA lawmakers introduce bills on transportation, housing, water (KCRA) More coverage of ARB plan to extend emission reductions beyond 2020 (See Streetsblog coverage here) (Utility Dive) Climate action may be boosted by CA Democratic supermajority (Scientific American) The next big step for climate change policy: Methane (Sacramento Bee) How 11 cities are leading the fight […]

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More on Uber’s defiance on self-driving cars (The Guardian) Funding mobility options in Oakland (PA Times) California’s climate change fight saves money (American City and County) Santa Maria is one more city using a state grant to enforce bike, pedestrian safety (Santa Maria Times) Enlisting bikes in the fight against inequality (CityLab) Will helmet law […]

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Berkeley may soon add regular ferry service to S.F. and maybe Redwood City, Napa (Berkeleyside) Electric buses coming to Central Valley cities (PR Newswire) A call to action on climate change (Sacramento News & Review) Ontario, Quebec, and California hold joint climate change meeting in Marrakech (Ontario) How can we get truly responsive and inclusive […]

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Sacramento police department doesn’t know what jaywalking is (Systemic Failure) Draft “Plan Bay Area” aims for sustainable, inclusive future (Greenbelt Alliance) Transit agencies rarely hire women, minority contractors, and that’s a big problem (Washington Post) Talk radio host threatens a recall campaign against Senator who voted for the transportation bill (Sacramento Bee) What Ventura County […]

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BART budgets for longer trains (San Francisco Chronicle)  (Contra Costa Times) A profile of San Bernardino’s “urban woes” (LA Times) Seniors are not well served by our transportation system (Vox) Infill development produces less traffic than you think (Huffington Post) Why the return trip feels shorter (CityLab) Dublin, Ireland: another city to consider a ban […]