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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Governor Brown signs law ending criminal penalties for youths who evade fares on transit (SF Gate) Sacramento RT to raise money by selling naming rights for its stations (Sacramento Bee) Disagreements heat up over mountain bike trails in East Bay Regional Parks (Mercury News) Results of latest cap-and-trade auction expected today (Sacramento Bee) Cap-and-trade bill […]

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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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Marin County to buy two electric buses (Marin Independent Journal) Belmont approves bike/pedestrian plan (San Mateo Daily Journal) In Kern County—and elsewhere—police are planning pedestrian enforcement actions (Kern Golden Empire) BART’s Oakland Airport Connector is losing money—some blame Uber and its ilk (East Bay Times) (Travel Skills) Latest Plan Bay Area shows new planning tools […]

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Riding a bike on familiar roads without cars is so great (SGV Tribune) Sometimes pedestrians get a head start (Sacramento Bee) California Transportation Commission allocates money for bike, pedestrian projects (Streetsblog) (CBS) SoCal gets some of that (SGV Tribune) Inland Empire gets some too (Highland News) and San Diego gets money for highway repairs (Times […]

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On becoming a League-certified cycling instructor (Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition) California drivers get amnesty for parking, traffic violations (San Diego Union-Tribune) Video: Transit Trends episode 2 looks at San Francisco’s Transbay Terminal (YouTube) GM’s investment in Lyft includes the possibility of free cars (Vanity Fair) Three ideas for affordable housing in L.A. (LA Times) But […]