Today’s Headlines

  • CA lawmakers introduce bills on transportation, housing, water (KCRA)
  • More coverage of ARB plan to extend emission reductions beyond 2020 (See Streetsblog coverage here) (Utility Dive)
  • Climate action may be boosted by CA Democratic supermajority (Scientific American)
  • The next big step for climate change policy: Methane (Sacramento Bee)
  • How 11 cities are leading the fight on climate change (Curbed)
  • Cities are central to climate change efforts (Vox)
  • Three ways college students are revolutionizing sustainability (Green Biz)
  • Advocacy lessons from Denmark (Bicycle Times)
  • Having a steady full-time job doesn’t mean you can afford a place to live (Next City)
  • Poverty statistics don’t show the true extent of economic difficulties in Bay Area (Mercury News)

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