Today’s Headlines

  • Making protected bike lanes on Market Street in S.F. a reality (San Francisco Bicycle Coalition)
  • New design for S.F.’s Polk Street protected bike lanes will have actual “protection” (Hoodline)
  • U.S. traffic deaths rise again (NY Times)
  • Thinking about making a second transbay link—and transportation—equitable (East Bay Express)
  • With cap-and-trade in discussion, auctions continue (Sacramento Bee)
  • Maybe we should change the way we think about commute time and costs (Inverse)
  • CA Congressmembers urged to hold town hall meetings during recess (KQED)

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Bike lanes in Santa Barbara get $7M in state funding (Independent) Warning to bikes, pedestrians in S.F.: Self-driving Ubers are making dangerous turns (SFBC) How do you ease traffic in LA? Make it harder to park (LA Times) UC Berkeley students study possibilities of another transbay crossing (CalSTA blog) Caltrain begins preliminary work on electrification […]

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Oakland approves demand-based parking pricing (East Bay Times) Palo Alto rethinks Baylands bike bridge design (Palo Alto Online) Protected intersections the latest “trend” in bike safety (Momentum) S.F. Bay Area voters to weigh in on several transportation sales taxes (SF Chronicle) “Long-time driver” complains about being stuck in traffic she contributes to (KRON4) Homelessness is […]

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LA Times bad-mouths the High Speed Rail Authority for defending itself against Republican congressmembers who lied about Caltrain and zeroes in on a passing comment on cap-and-trade’s effect on gas prices (not as big as seasonal volatility in the industry itself) (L.A. Times) Cap-and-trade provides $1.4 billion for projects (Climate Wire)  Also see Streetsblog coverage […]

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Governor’s proposed budget “celebrates the car” (California Health Report) What City Observatory learned in 2015: we need more cities, new transportation policies, and investments in affordable housing Tonight in S.F.: Community meeting about taking the Bay Bridge bike path all the way to San Francisco (Bike East Bay) ICYMI: How to ride your bike in […]

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<ul> <li>More protected bike lanes approved in SF (<a href=”http://www.sfbike.org/news/protected-bike-lanes-in-soma-approved/” target=”_blank”>SFBC</a>)</li> <li>Hearst just north of UC Berkeley to get street makeover (<a href=”http://www.dailycal.org/2016/11/17/hearst-avenue-improvement-project-to-begin-in-coming-weeks/” target=”_blank”>Daily Californian</a>)</li> <li>Street realignments in San Jose could improve pedestrian conditions (<a href=”http://www.mercurynews.com/2016/11/17/realignment-of-meridian-and-fruitdale-intersection-proposed/” target=”_blank”>Mercury News</a>)</li> <li>Mountain View will “study” bike share (<a href=”https://bikesiliconvalley.org/2016/11/mountain-view-votes-for-bike-share-study/” target=”_blank”>Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition</a>)</li> <li>L.A. voters are sick of […]

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Managing Editor of Stockton Paper Calls for Road Peace (Record-Net) Climate Change Needs No Room for Phonies on Bike Lanes (SBLA) Fresno Bee Holds Funeral for Rug Store Demolished for CAHSR A Growing Consensus On What To Build In Santa Monica (Santa Monica Next) It Took Three Days, but Calrsbad Passes Progressiveish Plan (Union-Tribune) Long […]