Today’s Headlines

  • Fresno is getting a bunch of money to reshape itself, and wants local residents to weigh in on how to spend it (Fresno Bee)
  • That’s no “boom”: L.A. is still adding housing at a snail’s pace (Abundant Housing LA)
  • Math busts myths about transportation planning: we’re doing it all wrong (Metro News)
  • USDOT: What we learned from the Smart City Challenge (Fast Lane)
  • Why is U.S. public transportation woefully inadequate? (Newsweek)
  • Use drones to collect traffic data (MikeOnTraffic)
  • California electric bus manufacturer Proterra gets funding for new plant in City of Industry (SF Gate)
  • California hires Eric Holder to advise on any conflicts with new U.S. administration (NY Times)
  • Why Uber moved its self-driving cars to Arizona (The Hill)
  • Trump plus CEQA is a bad recipe (California Planning & Development Report)

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California transportation funding fix still elusive (San Diego Union-Tribune) The state needs to figure out how to find, spend transportation $ (Modesto Bee) One programmer is transforming transit planning (Curbed) Relationships between sprawl, segregation, and mobility (City Observatory) How easing restrictions on “accessory dwelling units” can create affordable housing (CityLab) Report: California is developing all […]

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Rancho Mirage mayor wants to kill bike/pedestrian path across the Coachella Valley (The Desert Sun) San Francisco city leaders tour completed Central Subway tunnel (SF Chronicle) California Classic bike ride takes over the freeway in Fresno; with video (Fresno Bee) Plan Bay Area open house in Novato: civility rules (Marin Independent Journal) More on Bike […]