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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Long Beach is updating its Bike Master Plan: Safety is a priority (Press Telegram) Caltrain approves funding plan for electrification, modernization (Mass Transit) Transit Riders Union says: Every place in S.F. should be accessible in 30 minute or less (Hoodline) Experience Route 66 on a bike (Albuquerque Journal) Bike and pedestrian friendliness raises real estate […]

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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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More on Deb Hubsmith (Marin Independent Journal) Orinda to add green paint to that lousy bike lane, but won’t consider removing the turn lane that crosses it (Oakland Tribune) Praise for new path in San Rafael that connects bikes to transit center and downtown (Marinscope) Study: Every dollar spent on Muni generates $2-3 for local […]

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Turlock planning commission approves Active Transportation Plan; city council to weigh in soon (Turlock Journal) LA city council approves Mobility Plan 2035, a huge policy shift towards active transportation, transit, Vision Zero (Streetsblog) (LA Times) (Patch) Can LA become the new Portland? (Oregon Live) Or should Portland learn from LA? (BikePortland) CA cities and counties […]

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BART will offer incentives to riders who take the train before peak travel times (CityLab) How bike counters work (Wisconsin State Journal) Vision Zero has yet to reduce San Francisco traffic fatalities (Hoodline) San Francisco is California’s finalist in federal Smart City Challenge (Gizmodo) What Portland, Maine can learn from the top biking city—Davis, CA […]

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LA Metro woos seniors (KPCC) Berkeley approves new housing development in downtown (Berkeleyside) CA Democratic assemblywoman withdraws her support for high speed rail (LA Times) Officials find money to widen Highway 101 in Marin/Sonoma counties (Petaluma 360) Signing of federal transportation bill gives CA some certainty about funding (GovTech) Do roundabouts improve local economies? (MikeonTraffic) […]