Today’s Headlines

  • Today is International Women’s Day. Some of the websites you encounter will be closed in solidarity with “A Day Without Women”
  • Gee, “female” pedestrian signals, how enlightened (Lonely Planet)
  • The case for protected bike lanes (Fast CoExist)
  • Statewide survey finds Californians want state action on climate, immigration (PPIC)
  • There is a lot of excess parking at transit stations (Sacramento Transit Advocates and Riders)
  • Advocates want change on 17th Street in San Francisco (SFBay)
    • And improvements on Market Street (SFBC)
  • SANDAG relied on outdated information, underestimating costs of transportation projects (Voice of San Diego)
  • San Mateo Countywide Transportation Plan will include measurable performance targets (Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition)
  • Amid stale ridership numbers (SF Gate)
  • You don’t want to be me: 20 years ago, I killed a bicyclist (WBUR)
  • Putting a stop to chop shops (SF Weekly)

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Long Beach gets its first Walk to School Day (Long Beach Post) San Diego’s Bus Rapid Transit system falls short (Voice of San Diego) State leaders unveil reworked transportation funding package (LA Times) (LA Business Journal) (SF Gate) It raises taxes! That will cost you money! (San Diego Union Tribune) Republicans are opposed: “costly, burdensome” […]

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Coverage of Bay Area Bike to Work Day: Beautiful machine (UC Berkeley News) Oh, those crazy bicyclists, thinking anyone would want to ride a bike to work (Napa Valley Register) San Mateo launches bike share on Bike to Work Day (KQED) Bike counter activated on Valencia Street in S.F. (Mission Local) New bike lane opens […]

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BART’s bus bridge to San Francisco over the weekend worked fine (SF Gate) Sacramento’s bait bike program is “about more than bikes” (Sacramento Bee) Huffington Post weighs in on Westwood bike lanes (Huffington Post) Bay Area’s disjointed public transit system needs to be better connected (New York Times) Humboldt and Del Norte county residents form […]

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California’s high speed rail stations should be major downtown transit hubs (Fresno Bee) North Berkeley residents don’t want the dirty, noisy old bus on their street (Daily Cal) Old Bay Bridge pier implosion delayed a bit (Inside Bay Area) San Francisco approves transit fee on new development (Examiner) High speed rail costs are growing (LA […]

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Apple Valley opens Riverwalk Mojave (VVDailyPress) Brown signs transportation funding bill (Mercury News, California Newswire, PaloAltoOnline) And yes, it raises taxes. It also raises accountability standard (California Forward) Shipping is a dirty business (Economist) but the economy (Daily Breeze) Transit needs walkability (TransitCenter) Bike month begins with a profile of a bicycle advocate (San Diego […]