Today’s Headlines

  • American voters give themselves, and the world, a big middle finger (any news source today)
  • Not all votes are counted, but it looks like some of California’s transportation tax measures are passing (Transport Politic)
  • But San Diego’s Measure A is going down (San Diego Union Tribune)
  • L.A. Times election results: California stays blue
  • Santa Monica is creating a low-carbon city for rich people (Vox)
  • Sidewalks are a civic responsibility (TreeHugger)

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No, distracted walking is not causing the dramatic increase in pedestrian deaths (Treehugger) Coverage of CA transportation funding package (Streetsblog) (Santa Cruz Sentinel) (San Francisco Chronicle) Lots of editorial support urging legislature to pass it (San Luis Obispo Tribune) (East Bay Times) (Mercury News) But Republicans still call paying for roads “looting taxpayers” (LA Times) […]

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Today and tomorrow you can watch the lowering of a section of the old Oakland Bay Bridge live from your desk (YouTube) New Expo line is a rare sign of progress in U.S. (LA Times) perhaps because some see only a “costly bet” (Wall Street Journal) Golden Gate Fields donates land to complete a section […]

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San Diego approves long-term mobility plan that add cycletracks, bike lanes, greenways (San Diego Union-Tribune)  (LA Times) Efforts to encourage biking on BART are paying off (Patch) (Fox) More on fatal SF crashes, reactions (NBC) Bicycle riders need to report dangerous driving maneuvers (Cycling in the South Bay) Cap-and-trade: Concerns heating up (Stockton Record) But analysis […]

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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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It’s National Bike to Work Week! Even Time magazine has some tips.  Plan your week, wherever you are: LA (Daily News), El Cerrito (El Cerrito Patch), Pasadena (NBC),  Stockton (Recordnet),  Fresno (Fresno Bee),  Humboldt (Times-Standard). Amgen Tour of California begins: local media sees only traffic delays (Daily Republic)  (Santa Clarita Valley Signal) ..but there is […]