Today’s Headlines

  • Most of California’s local sales tax initiatives passed (aNewsCafe)
  • Someone made a bike out of golf clubs (Road.cc)
  • New law takes effect January 1: Hands off that cellphone when driving (Sacramento Bee)
  • San Francisco and Oakland have the worst-maintained streets in the U.S. (SFGate)
  • What was Uber’s endgame, anyway? (SF Examiner)
  • Palo Alto votes to approve new parking garages, despite reservations (East Bay Times)
  • Pasadena claims it has housed all its formerly homeless families (Pasadena News Now)
  • California creates jobs but not enough housing (OC Housing News)
  • Automakers prepare for a car-light future (NY Times)

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Study: Drivers less likely to yield to black pedestrians (Insurance Journal) Bike lanes in Redlands gets some state love—er, money (Redlands Daily Facts) Bike-share a success in Santa Monica; why not in Salinas? (The Californian) Pasadena seeks public input on transit plan (Pasadena Now) Riverside Transit Agency celebrates 40 years of service (Patch) AC Transit […]

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Bike-share coming to Pasadena (Pasadena Star News) Driverless shuttles will soon be deployed in Contra Costa County (Statescoop) Why we need more transportation funding (Fox&Hounds) Want to stop pedestrian deaths? Criminalize walking! (TreeHugger) In Germany, a call to kill the internal combustion engine (TreeHugger) More California headlines at Streetsblog LA and Streetsblog SF

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Bicyclists say Pleasanton needs to fix dangerous intersection (East Bay Times) Los Angeles embraces transit (New York Times) Bay Area’s Highway 80 gets “smart” (SFGate) Port of San Diego to get a few electric freight vehicles (NGT News) Suisun City gets updated downtown plan with transit-oriented development (Daily Republic) Op-ed: Affordable housing at an impasse […]

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Using art, lighting, and data to make pedestrians safer: an art project in San Leandro (Boom California) Study finds ride-hail carpools could cut congestion—but even its author calls it “utopian” (Mercury News) SF responds to CPUC inaction on ride-hail regulations by scaling back taxi rules (SF Examiner) Sonoma County to get a bit more affordable […]

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The real way to reduce traffic congestion (hint: it’s not widening highways) (Santa Cruz Sentinel) Where should Bay Area Bike Share—excuse me, Ford GoBike—put its stations? (Mercury News) Friends use “Ghost Bike” to call for harsher penalties for injuring bicyclists & pedestrians (Pasadena Star-News) More locals oppose high speed rail through their town (LA Daily […]

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What? Caltrans strands bicyclists on the Bay Bridge (48 Hills) Cupertino considers investing in six bike infrastructure projects (Mercury News) California report card on greenhouse gas emissions (LA Times) VW fraud case highlights California’s role as climate watchdog (Capitol Weekly) Wired: Apple’s new campus sucks Governor Brown uses pomp and symbolism to win GOP votes […]