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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Cities are finally realizing they don’t need so much damn parking (Grist) Climate policies are good for business (Sacramento Bee) California is first with a plan to meet federal clean power requirements (E&E) The best thing you can do for the environment: Drive less (Mobility Lab) Eye candy: Map of future rail and BRT in […]

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Study finds helmets reduce head injuries; but does that mean just for cyclists? (TreeHugger) Brisbane wants commercial development, lets San Francisco worry about housing (S.F. Chronicle) SoCal air quality regulators want to raise vehicle registration fees to pay for smog reduction (LA Times) 101 small things you can do for your city (Curbed) Zoning changes […]

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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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Senate holds oversight hearing on high speed rail (KPCC) Aliso Canyon leak, coming power outages, and a proposed solution (Environmental Defense Fund) BART critics are having a field day (East Bay Times) L.A. will finally start collecting development fees for parks, and more from California Planning and Development Report Is San Bernardino ready to modernize […]

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The ripple effect of California’s cap and trade (Ecosystem Marketplace) To cut driving, develop more densely in downtowns (CP&DR) At noon today, watch Bay Bridge dismantling live on YouTube—slow, but live Coachella may get $24.3 million for bike path—reporter asks locals: would you even use this thing? (Desert Sun) Questions arise about safety precautions: site […]