Today’s Headlines

  • How Sacramento can rethink transportation (Sacramento Bee)
  • Do we really want funding for bicycle projects? (Streets.mn)
  • Fatalities in the “war on cars” are never in cars (The Stranger)
  • Finally: UPS debuts delivery by bike….in Portland (OregonLive)
  • Resiliency vs sustainability in transportation (MikeOnTraffic)
  • San Diego fast-tracked affordable housing that was anything but affordable (San Diego Union Tribune)
  • Blame the housing crisis for the Ghost Ship fire (Slate)
  • Not so fast: are suburbs really that popular? (City Commentary)
  • The next class of Democratic political leaders is training in California (NY Times)
  • Three reasons Trump doesn’t matter to energy policy (Forbes)
    • Except there’s that small matter of his EPA nominee (NY Times)

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Bay Area regional transportation and housing planning agencies (MTC, ABAG) agree to explore merging (Contra Costa Times) San Bernardino County to receive $10 million for active transportation projects (Inland Empire Community News) More about Berkeley’s “Green Affordable Housing” plan (Inside Bay Area) High speed rail plan for Anaheim to LA switches to a “sealed corridor” […]

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A hundred years ago, there was an electric train from Sacramento to San Francisco (Daily Republic) San Diego’s transportation plan is a failure of imagination (San Diego Free Press) #Caltrain Sucks, says Caltrain tweet, with irony (SF Gate) Gilroy mayor weighs in on the future of transportation in the Silicon Valley (Gilroy Dispatch) Senate votes […]

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State pulls largest ATP award—to CV Link in Coachella Valley—after revisiting its score (CBS Local) (Desert Sun) Open houses will present, discuss upcoming work on Richmond-San Rafael bridge (East Bay Times) The problems with San Diego’s policing patterns are not unique (San Diego Union Tribune) Governor Brown: CA won’t “go rogue” on climate change, D.C. […]

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Strategic Growth Council confirms recipients of Affordable Housing and Sustainable Communities grants (CP&DR)  (see Streetsblog’s earlier coverage here) California Air Resources Board reports falling greenhouse gas emissions in the state (SF Chronicle) Streetfilms: The NY Times Magazine “Ethicist” discusses the ethics of urban transportation (StreetFilms) Ways to move more people across the bottleneck of the […]

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Bike commuters want to complete the Santa Barbara bike plan (KEYT) Sacramento has a plan to stop fare cheats on light rail (Mass Transit) Clovis to host a street design festival (Fresno Bee) San Diego is ready to go big on biking and walking (Next City) How Google is turning cities into research labs (Fast […]