Today’s Headlines

  • Santa Cruz will hold annual Light Up the Night bike ride this Saturday (Santa Cruz Sentinel)
  • In Davis on Thursday: A forum to learn about cap-and-trade (Davis Enterprise)
  • Yes, Californians will need to pay for better transportation (Sacramento Bee)
  • Bakersfield Congressional rep McCarthy flouts his clout, exposes Chao as a “tool,” stomps on Bay Area business interests (Sacramento Bee)
  • Senator Feinstein banters with constituents, but not at a town hall (Sacramento Bee)
  • Governor Brown takes action on water, transportation infrastructure repairs (Lake County News)  (LA Times)
  • Cities try to lower speed limits to reduce deaths (Washington Post)
  • California affordable housing developers uncertain about proposed federal tax plan (LA Times)
  • Prohibiting dense development promotes traffic (LA Times)

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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 […]