Today’s Headlines

  • Safety? Sure! But these bike-shaped lights are also way cool (AM New York)
  • To the DMV: Support safe autonomous vehicles (SF Bike Coalition)
  • Brown announces draft budget (OC Register)
  • Local sales taxes keep Caltrain electrification alive (San Mateo Daily Journal)
  • Construction begins on Richmond-San Rafael Bridge expansion (MTC)
  • Report: Federal Recovery Act added jobs, roads, hubs, rail (Fast Lane)
  • How gerrymandering is suppressing the power of city voters (CityLab)
  • Four forces that will shape the tenure of the new federal Transportation Secretary (Brookings)

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In Central Valley, more commuters drive alone (Fresno Bee) SANDAG begins Bus Rapid Transit project (Times of San Diego) El Cerrito working on its bicycle plan (Inside Bay Area) Fighting bike theft with the Bike Index (Berkeleyside) California Transportation Commission awards $10 million for alternative fuel projects (Imperial Valley News) Getting a road user charge […]

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Marin County to buy two electric buses (Marin Independent Journal) Belmont approves bike/pedestrian plan (San Mateo Daily Journal) In Kern County—and elsewhere—police are planning pedestrian enforcement actions (Kern Golden Empire) BART’s Oakland Airport Connector is losing money—some blame Uber and its ilk (East Bay Times) (Travel Skills) Latest Plan Bay Area shows new planning tools […]

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CA DMV revokes registration of Uber’s not-quite-self-driving cars (Washington Post) The dangers of partially automated cars (The Hill) Uber’s bike lane mistakes: only in San Francisco? (Curbed) Oakland’s Telegraph Avenue is one of the best new bike lanes in U.S. 2016 (People for Bikes) Ghost Ship was an exception, they say: Petitioners asks Oakland to […]

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In San Jose, new underpass lighting system senses pedestrians (GovTech) Protected intersections are coming (Bike East Bay) Trying out the idea of paying by the mile to fix roads in California (Bakersfield Californian) California Transportation Commission awards funds for bike lanes, highway widenings (Fresno Bee) SF debates a bike yield law (SF Chronicle) Driverless cars […]

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More on proposed Bay Area regional planning merger (Planetizen) Active transportation grant will help complete bike trail in San Luis Obispo (Tribune) Why planning for biking and planning for walking are very different (Planetizen) A new series on TOD in the Bay Area (San Francisco Business Journals) Oil companies spent over $11 million to defeat […]

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Governor Brown proposes major overhaul of state Public Utilities Commission (LA Times)  (SF Chronicle) which would shift oversight of Uber, Lyft etc to California State Transportation Agency (SF Gate) Facebook expansion in Santa Clara has people nervous about traffic and housing (Mercury News) Anaheim streetcar hits a bump (Orange County Register) San Diego transportation sales […]