Today’s Headlines

  • Listen: Tamika Butler talks to The Bicycle Story
  • CiclaValley bikes Berkeley (CiclaValley)
  • Merced County, sued over long range plan, will improve its greenhouse gas reductions (Biological Diversity)
  • East Bay Times stirs “fears” of BRT in Oakland
  • Pedestrian deaths shockingly common in Coachella Valley (Desert Sun)
  • Building walls to keep pedestrians contained doesn’t make you safer (Systemic Failure)
  • Feds create sound standard for electric cars to give pedestrians a chance to jump out of the way (Fast Lane)
  • Grade separation could create Menlo Park bike boulevard along Caltrain (Mercury News)
  • The problem with abandoning the Paris Agreement (The Atlantic)
  • Here’s one way to increase available housing: tax empty units (Guardian)

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L.A. Metro to get another top transit leader: McMillan moves back home from the FTA (Washington Post) California looking for ways to connect transit, communities (Planetizen) The California transportation projects whose funding is threatened (San Jose Mercury News) Caltrans seeks input on statewide, long-range transportation plan (TI News Daily) It’s a mess, but we need […]

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CA Republicans attack high speed rail, begging feds to hold back $ for Caltrain electrification (LA Times) (SF Chronicle) Busy road through a San Francisco park becomes a pedestrian pathway (SF Gate)  (KTVU) San Francisco gives up raised bike lane idea after experimenting with it (CityLab) Marin working on a detailed plan for transportation sales […]

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San Rafael celebrates new bike path (Marin Independent Journal) Sports teams campaign for better transit in anticipation of new Sacramento arena (Sacramento Bee) EBMUD may ease restrictions on bikes on East Bay watershed trails; public meeting tomorrow (Oakland Tribune) Monterey council votes for bike and pedestrian improvements (Monterey Herald) International Utility Locate Rodeo: yes, competitive […]