Today’s Headlines

  • Hey, San Diego bike riders: Here’s a map of where you’re likely to get a ticket for going through a stop sign (San Diego Union Tribune)
  • CA Republican Congressman Kevin McCarthy ignored business plea to help Caltrain (SF Chronicle)
  • SCAG approves funding for streetcar, active transportation in Glendale, Burbank (Mass Transit)
  • CA Assembly floats proposal to lower voter threshold on tax, bond measures (LA Times)
  • Former employees say that Bay Area air district destroyed incriminating documents (Daily Californian)
  • Why parents should be banned from driving kids to school (Bike Radar)
  • Lack of affordable housing contributes to teacher shortages, long commutes (Daily Californian)
  • We cannot build our way out of congestion (Driving)
  • Turn street parking into a pop-up bus lane (CityLab)
  • Surprise! Automakers ask new EPA head to roll back emission standards (The Hill)

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Lots of legislative proposals to fund transportation in California (Sacramento Business Journal) (CA Forward) (The Californian) A call for bike lanes on El Camino Real in Menlo Park (San Jose Mercury News) Viva CalleSJ? Open streets comes to San Jose (SJ Mercury News) New Vision for McHenry Street in Modesto (Modesto Bee) Young people are […]

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BART hits a “milestone” in reaching San Jose–with wider freeway ramps? (Systemic Failure) In San Joaquin Valley, Amtrak to come under local control (Fresno Bee) Invest in transit now, San Diego (Air Quality Matters) Sausalito has too many bikes, considers ways to discourage them (Fresno Bee) (Marin Independent Journal) Benefits of the Google Bus (International […]

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Coverage of Bike to Work Day in Solano County (Daily Republic) and in San Francisco (SFBC) More coverage of Governor’s proposed budget, transportation (San Mateo Daily Journal) (See Streetsblog coverage too) Opinion: Ventura County ought to pass a transportation sales tax, like everyone else (VC Star) LA Times worries that limited parking will constrict usefulness […]

Today’s Headlines: Oakland DOT, $ Benefits of TOD, Bike Month Begins

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It’s Bike Month! (San Diego)  (Sacramento) (East Bay) (San Francisco)  (Santa Monica) Oakland mayor’s budget proposal includes new transportation department (San Francisco Business Times) Study finds big economic benefits with Transit Oriented Development  (Denver Business Journal) Oregon provides a cautionary tale on formulating a road user charge … (Planetizen) …while CA Senator Bob Huff doesn’t […]

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In San Jose, new underpass lighting system senses pedestrians (GovTech) Protected intersections are coming (Bike East Bay) Trying out the idea of paying by the mile to fix roads in California (Bakersfield Californian) California Transportation Commission awards funds for bike lanes, highway widenings (Fresno Bee) SF debates a bike yield law (SF Chronicle) Driverless cars […]