Today’s Headlines

  • More about ARB emission reduction plan (see Streetsblog coverage here) (SF Gate)
  • Transportation research center consortium headed by UC Davis gets funding renewed (The Reporter)
  • Bike SLO County gives bikes to those in need (The Times)
  • How colleges are trying to get students out of cars (Press Enterprise)
  • Redding City Council discusses downtown transportation changes: opening pedestrian mall to traffic, road diets (Record Searchlight)
  • Four major cities plan to ban diesel vehicles by 2025 (BBC)
  • Google’s Earth Timelapse shows sprawl, shrinking glaciers (Inhabitat)

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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 […]

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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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Drivers pack S.F.’s raised bike lane with parked cars (SF Examiner) Supervisor calls for enforcement, barriers (SF Examiner) CA inches towards fuel tax hikes (Landline Magazine) Compare the costs of the different transportation funding proposals (Sacramento Bee) CARB seeks to change the way it measures leakage from cap-and-trade, and business isn’t happy (Davis Vanguard) State […]

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Caltrans releases Long-Range Transportation Plan 2040 (Aviation Pros) How oversight of ride-hail companies would shift with PUC changes (San Francisco Business Journal) Uber, Lyft leave fingerprints on Sacramento bills (SF Chronicle) CA Assembly passes bill to expand DUI ignition lock program (Imperial Valley News) Oakland City Council votes to block coal shipping through its port […]