Today’s Headlines

  • UC Irvine to be first to replace all campus shuttles with zero emission vehicles (Inside EVs)
  • The self-driving car’s bicycle problem (IEEE Spectrum)
  • Here’s a bike made of recycled paper (Metro)
  • Drive-throughs in downtown: Stockton debates urban design (Stockton City Limits)
  • San Francisco continues efforts to reduce car trips from new development (Examiner)
  • Report: There’s too much parking around transit stations (Transportation4America)
  • Vision Zero in the U.S.: Cities are learning what works (Governing)
  • Six states (including California) leading the way on clean energy (Clean Technica)
  • White House changes course on climate change, but California “stubbornly” forges on (LA Times)
  • Here are some of the environmental rules targeted by Congress (Washington Post)
  • Elaine Chao sworn in as U.S. Transportation Secretary (USA Today)

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