Today’s Headlines

  • Mainstream media gets wind of proposed “California roll” law (LA Times)  (KTVU)  (SF Gate)
  • Rural California city concludes it has “no unmet transit needs” because unmet transit needs are unreasonable (Gridley Herald)
  • Proposed S.F. ordinance aims to fight bike chop shops (Hoodline)
  • Surprise! Central Valley Republicans don’t believe in high speed rail (ABC News)
    • And they are pushing a transportation funding plan focused on roads and not raising taxes (Valley Center)
    • But people need to pay for what they use, including roads: L.A. needs tolls (LA Times)
  • Opinion: Cap-and-trade isn’t working, so fix it! Somebody figure it out (San Diego Union Tribune)
  • Uber gives in, will apply for self-driving car permits (Mercury News)

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Crime on SF Muni drops, but not enough to meet goals (SF Examiner) Youth-led bike repair shop opens in East Oakland (Mercury News) Lawsuit filed against Riverside freeway expansion (Center for Biological Diversity) Fresno is going to get BRT: the “Q” (ScienceBlog) Sacramento needs to copy LA’s transit success (Sacramento Bee) Too many lives are […]