Today’s Headlines

  • SCAG announces its list of regional active transportation projects (Long Beach Post)
  • Coachella Valley considers its own funding for bike and pedestrian infrastructure (Desert Sun)
  • Mountain bikers say they are angry at slow pace of trail creation in Marin (Marin Independent Journal)
  • Electric school buses are on their way to California (NBC)
  • Lodi City Council discusses proposals to raise gas taxes (Lodi News)
  • Nevada County officials urge unspecified “long-term transportation funding reform”—but dare not say “raise gas taxes”? (The Union)

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Hopes for Sacramento streetcar not dead yet (Sacramento Business Journal) Merced County to revise regional transportation funding formula (Merced Sun Star) Now open in Marin: Museum of Bicycling (Marin Independent Journal) Governor, legislature agree to separate cap-and-trade spending negotiations from regular budget process (LA Times) The role of cities in regulating ride share companies (Western […]

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Illegal parking is a plague on Oakland’s buffered bike lanes (GJEL Blog) Before (high-speed rail) pictures of Fresno (Stop and Move) Bay Area transit payment Clipper Card expands in Sonoma County (KRON) Video: Why BART can’t run 24/7 (CityLab) Ten states—even maybe California—could raise gas tax this year (Planetizen) But meanwhile the Board of Equalization […]

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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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Long Beach gets its first Walk to School Day (Long Beach Post) San Diego’s Bus Rapid Transit system falls short (Voice of San Diego) State leaders unveil reworked transportation funding package (LA Times) (LA Business Journal) (SF Gate) It raises taxes! That will cost you money! (San Diego Union Tribune) Republicans are opposed: “costly, burdensome” […]

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Oil companies gave big money to Assemblymembers who opposed legislation to reduce gas use (San Jose Mercury News) How much money candidates are collecting, and from whom (Sacramento Bee) Ventura County urged to place transportation sales tax measure on ballot (VC Star) Mendocino, having spent most of its state transportation funds on Willits bypass, feels […]