Today’s Headlines

  • L.A. Metro get record ridership levels for Women’s March (LA Times)
  • State appeals court hears cap-and-trade arguments (Sacramento Bee)
  • Trump orchestrates major shift on climate and environment (The Dirt)
  • L.A.’s Orange Line, a busy BRT route, will get upgrades (Curbed)
  • San Diego adopts urban forestry plan (San Diego Union Tribune)
  • CA climate policies boost economy in San Joaquin Valley (Ethan Elkind)
    (Fresno Bee)
  • CARB releases proposed extension for cap-and-trade (NGT News) (Platts.com)
  • And oil companies support it—over other “more economically harmful” emission controls (Sacramento Bee)
  • Ten cities that are improving public transit (Curbed)

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