Today’s Headlines

  • Cyclelicious mapped out all reported bicycle and pedestrian incidents in California in 2016
  • Sacramento commuter chronicles: Not everyone drives alone to work (Sacramento Magazine)
  • What Sacramento could learn from Stockholm (Comstock Magazine)
  • Offsets from cap-and-trade drive innovation, efficiency; beneficiaries are worried (CalMatters)
  • How Long Beach got pedestrians involved in their own Master Plan (NextCity)
  • SMART ain’t so smart (Systemic Failure)
  • California lawmakers to take on housing, transportation (San Mateo Daily Journal)
  • Precautionary tale: 23-lane highway, touted as a way to reduce travel times, did no such thing (City Observatory)
  • Curbed compendium of the best writing on cities of 2016
  • Five ways transit could change in 2017 (Remix)
  • Exit interview with outgoing US Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx (CityLab)
  • Villaraigosa: How to fix transportation (US News &World Report)
  • An idea from the U.K. on how to fund public transit (Fast)

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A look at Caltrans’ statewide and District 4 bike plans (Bay Area Monitor) Video: Caltrans knocks down the broken Pfeiffer Canyon Bridge What San Mateo could get from the state transportation bill (SM Daily Journal) Goodwill in SF Bay Area will use electric trucks for deliveries (NGTnews) Judge denies suit against Lafayette for not building […]

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Cap-and-trade is not for road repair (LA Times) The Texas Transportation Institute is still measuring mobility all wrong (Planetizen) Here’s a roundup of articles pointing out how its congestion study is missing the mark (City Observatory) Although it does point out that California’s drivers are the most stressed (Contra Costa Times) Sacramento set to build […]

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Drivers in California cities rank high for fatal crashes due to speeding (SF Gate) Why carbon pollution from transportation plans needs to be measured (NRDC) Sacramento to decide whether to float a transportation sales tax measure (Getting Around Sacramento) . . . of which three quarters would go for roads (Mass Transit) San Fernando Valley […]