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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CA Transportation Special Session officially ends without results (LA Times) and giant construction industry head complains (Sacramento Business Journal) Should the U.S. spend $1 trillion on infrastructure? (The Transport Politic) Opening Stockton St to pedestrians every holiday makes some wonder if it could be permanently closed to cars (SFGate) Neighbors oppose highrise apartments proposed on […]

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San Diego approves long-term mobility plan that add cycletracks, bike lanes, greenways (San Diego Union-Tribune)  (LA Times) Efforts to encourage biking on BART are paying off (Patch) (Fox) More on fatal SF crashes, reactions (NBC) Bicycle riders need to report dangerous driving maneuvers (Cycling in the South Bay) Cap-and-trade: Concerns heating up (Stockton Record) But analysis […]

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Study: Bike-share is not as dangerous as (some) people thought it would be (Curbed) Oakland touts its bike plan (East Bay Redeveloped) Stockton is holding workshops to rewrite its Bicycle Master Plan (SafeTrec) Long Beach unveils bike-share bikes (Long Beach Post) Newly accessible by transit: hikes off the Gold Line (Curbed LA) DTLA’s pedways are […]

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No, distracted walking is not causing the dramatic increase in pedestrian deaths (Treehugger) Coverage of CA transportation funding package (Streetsblog) (Santa Cruz Sentinel) (San Francisco Chronicle) Lots of editorial support urging legislature to pass it (San Luis Obispo Tribune) (East Bay Times) (Mercury News) But Republicans still call paying for roads “looting taxpayers” (LA Times) […]

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The numbers are in: San Francisco’s red transit-only lanes made Mission street safer for everyone (Curbed) Stockton votes to limit sprawl (Stockton City Limits) Sacramento eagerly awaits bike-share (Sacramento Bee) Court upholds California’s cap-and-trade system (Inside Climate News, Scientific American) And the transportation bill passes (LA Times, Sacramento Business Journal) The deals that helped it […]