Today’s Headlines

  • Bike lanes in Santa Barbara get $7M in state funding (Independent)
  • Warning to bikes, pedestrians in S.F.: Self-driving Ubers are making dangerous turns (SFBC)
  • How do you ease traffic in LA? Make it harder to park (LA Times)
  • UC Berkeley students study possibilities of another transbay crossing (CalSTA blog)
  • Caltrain begins preliminary work on electrification (Mercury News)
  • State lawmakers say transportation deal is not just about money (Capital Public Radio)
  • Feds delineate new rule to make it easier to do regional plans at a regional level (Fast Lane)
  • Video: A mountain slides onto a highway (Sacramento Bee)

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