Today’s Headlines

  • Investments in walking and biking can pay for themselves (Streetsblog Denver)
  • A Sunday bike ride in a bike-friendly community (Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition)
  • California Transportation Commission awards funding, including:
    • $400 million for bike lanes, pedestrian improvements in Butte County (Action News)
    • $9 million for safety upgrades in Riverside (Patch)
  • Ignoring fare evaders can make mass transit faster and richer (Wired)
  • CA Democrats and the future of cap-and-trade (Climate Central)
  • Could you power your home with a bike? No, because we live like kings (NPR)
  • Artists fear Ghost Ship fire will lead to mass evictions (Guardian)

More California headlines at Streetsblog LA and Streetsblog SF

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How new Telegraph Avenue configuration is shifting travel in Oakland (Medium) New bike plan coming to Santa Barbara (KEYT) Why people fear bike commuting (Mercury News) Burbank gets a grade-separated train crossing (Mass Transit) New Warm Springs BART station will serve tech/jobs hub (BART) California DMV studying rules for driverless cars (Equipment World) San Francisco […]

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Santa Clarita considering bike-share (Signal SCV) Among recent allocations, CTC allocates $60 million to rail projects (RT&S) Public workshops to be held on proposed S.F. Bay Area air control rules (East Bay Times) New study using Google streetview cars finds a lot of methane leaks (Washington Post) Some people will use any excuse to attack […]

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Happy Wednesday! Tonight at midnight is the deadline for the California legislature to pass bills. Caltrans may begin selling unused 710 Freeway extension parcels soon (San Gabriel Valley Tribune) How to ride a bike downhill (NY Times) OMG! Sharrows are a blight defacing our beautiful pavement! (Mr. Roadshow) Google is trying out a ride-share app […]

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Long Beach is updating its Bike Master Plan: Safety is a priority (Press Telegram) Caltrain approves funding plan for electrification, modernization (Mass Transit) Transit Riders Union says: Every place in S.F. should be accessible in 30 minute or less (Hoodline) Experience Route 66 on a bike (Albuquerque Journal) Bike and pedestrian friendliness raises real estate […]

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Coverage of Bay Area Bike to Work Day: Beautiful machine (UC Berkeley News) Oh, those crazy bicyclists, thinking anyone would want to ride a bike to work (Napa Valley Register) San Mateo launches bike share on Bike to Work Day (KQED) Bike counter activated on Valencia Street in S.F. (Mission Local) New bike lane opens […]

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LA Times bad-mouths the High Speed Rail Authority for defending itself against Republican congressmembers who lied about Caltrain and zeroes in on a passing comment on cap-and-trade’s effect on gas prices (not as big as seasonal volatility in the industry itself) (L.A. Times) Cap-and-trade provides $1.4 billion for projects (Climate Wire)  Also see Streetsblog coverage […]