Today’s Headlines

  • More about new CA statewide bike and pedestrian plan (Safe Routes to Schools)
  • How L.A. plans to lower its temperature (LA Times)
  • Assemblymembers introduce bill to invest in climate change equitably (LA Times)
  • The LA Times breaks down sides on the cap-and-trade debate in California
  • First cap-and-trade auction strong amid growing legal certainty (Forbes)
  • Why Caltrain electrification must move forward (Caltrain)
  • Editorial: Representative Kevin McCarthy should support Caltrain electrification (Mercury News)
  • S.F.’s Geary Blvd rapid transit, under attack from NIMBYs, has been on the table for a very very long time (SF Examiner)
  • A tunnel for the 710 freeway would cost too much and solve nothing, says Assembly bill (KPCC)
  • Yes: Ambulance by bike (South Coast Today)
  • Don’t “balance” modes: Prioritize walking, biking, transit (Streetsblog Denver)
  • Americans are driving less, sitting at home more (CityLab)
  • World’s longest elevated bicycle highway opens in China (Mother Nature Network)

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