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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