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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Oakland gets NYC planner Ryan Russo (Streetsblog NYC) CA plans to fix transportation infrastructure by selling out to the trucking industry (Streetsblog) (LA Times) (Capital Public Radio) Governor, legislative leaders stump for transportation funding plan in Concord (Mercury News) (LA Times) A few key votes needed (Marin Independent Journal) (Daily News) A podcast on the […]

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In San Jose, new underpass lighting system senses pedestrians (GovTech) Protected intersections are coming (Bike East Bay) Trying out the idea of paying by the mile to fix roads in California (Bakersfield Californian) California Transportation Commission awards funds for bike lanes, highway widenings (Fresno Bee) SF debates a bike yield law (SF Chronicle) Driverless cars […]