Today’s Headlines

  • CA Republicans attack high speed rail, begging feds to hold back $ for Caltrain electrification (LA Times) (SF Chronicle)
  • Busy road through a San Francisco park becomes a pedestrian pathway (SF Gate)  (KTVU)
  • San Francisco gives up raised bike lane idea after experimenting with it (CityLab)
  • Marin working on a detailed plan for transportation sales tax initiative (Marin Independent Journal)
  • More on SCAG Sustainable Planning Grants and ATP recommendations (Safe Routes to Schools)
  • Paris finds a way to use that pee (Fast CoDesign)

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