Today’s Headlines

  • Speculation on what the Governor’s budget—to be announced today—will contain (LA Times)  (SF Gate)
  • City of Sacramento offers Urban Bicycling classes (Sacramento Bee)
  • A new neighborhood rises in Sacramento (Sacramento Bee)
  • Google plans to begin testing self-driving vehicles on California roads (LA Times)
  • Instead of releasing raw data, Uber will create a public website showing traffic patterns (Associated Press)  (Huffington Post) (NY Times)
    • Uber’s information will be useful for estimating travel times (The Verge)
  • Yes, total decarbonization of transportation is possible (Transport Environment)
  • Report: Cities where you can reach the most jobs via transit (Transportist)

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Head of Sacramento Regional Transit will step down (Sacramento Bee) Fears of BRT threaten sales tax plan in San Jose (San Jose Mercury News) Driverless shuttles may debut next summer at Bishop Ranch (CBS) It’s Rideshare Week  (The Source)  and in Bakersfield that means Transit Tuesday (KERO) Jerry Brown signs bill allowing beer on party […]

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Excellent summaries of climate change and transportation issues in Sacramento this week (Vox)  (Planetizen) More on late negotiations on climate change bills (Contra Costa Times) (The Telegraph) LA Times and SF Chronicle like Brown’s transportation plan (LA Times)  (SF Chronicle) and so does the League of California Cities (Sierra Sun Times) But others are screaming […]

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City of Sacramento considers closing Green Line light rail (Sacramento Bee) Feds congratulate San Bernardino on widening freeway interchange to “relieve congestion”; but how soon will people be complaining again? (Fast Lane) Today is the last day to register for Peds Count! Summit in Long Beach June 6-7 (PedsCount) San Francisco’s bid for Smart City […]

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Santa Cruz will hold annual Light Up the Night bike ride this Saturday (Santa Cruz Sentinel) In Davis on Thursday: A forum to learn about cap-and-trade (Davis Enterprise) Yes, Californians will need to pay for better transportation (Sacramento Bee) Bakersfield Congressional rep McCarthy flouts his clout, exposes Chao as a “tool,” stomps on Bay Area […]

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It’s National Bike to Work Week! Even Time magazine has some tips.  Plan your week, wherever you are: LA (Daily News), El Cerrito (El Cerrito Patch), Pasadena (NBC),  Stockton (Recordnet),  Fresno (Fresno Bee),  Humboldt (Times-Standard). Amgen Tour of California begins: local media sees only traffic delays (Daily Republic)  (Santa Clarita Valley Signal) ..but there is […]