Today’s Headlines

  • Learning from California’s experience with clean energy (Mountain Town News)
  • The case for including transit in infrastructure plans (Progressive Railroading)
  • The future car is driverless, shared, and electric (but doesn’t have pedals???) (Davis Enterprise)
  • SF Fire Department safety concerns caused long delays for traffic calming projects  (SF Examiner)
  • New book describes history of fight to put BART underground through Berkeley (Berkeleyside)
  • West Sacramentans complain about paying for parking when there is so much of it (Sacramento Bee)
  • Using your camera to improve your city (Curbed)
  • Robots are already here (Forbes)
  • Who’s killing the electric car, again? (Treehugger)
  • Cities are buying electric vehicle fleets (Bloomberg)
  • VW settlement funds will benefit Sacramento’s sustainability (Car and Driver)
  • Birmingham, England: Undercover cops enforce their version of 3-foot rule (The Guardian)

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Hopes for Sacramento streetcar not dead yet (Sacramento Business Journal) Merced County to revise regional transportation funding formula (Merced Sun Star) Now open in Marin: Museum of Bicycling (Marin Independent Journal) Governor, legislature agree to separate cap-and-trade spending negotiations from regular budget process (LA Times) The role of cities in regulating ride share companies (Western […]

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NASA: July was warmest on record; “unmistakable” human impact on climate (Boston Globe) Sacramento’s new parking regulations aren’t popular with people used to free unlimited parking (Capital Public Radio) Senate releases cap-and-trade spending plan (Streetsblog) (LA Times) (Sacramento Bee) Lawmaker drops proposal for higher targets for electric cars (KPCC) Why doesn’t every city want Bus […]

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Pollution hits low-income communities the hardest (Capitol Weekly) Reports on the death of cap-and-trade have been greatly exaggerated (Carbon Pulse) Californians bought more electric cars in June than the rest of the US combined (Christian Science Monitor) Redwoods curb global warming, but California won’t invest in them (Mercury News) Transportation sales tax measure in Ventura […]

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SF might sue state to get Uber, Lyft data on traffic congestion (Examiner) In contrast with California republicans, Republican governor of Idaho objects to using general fund for transportation (Planetizen) Which soft-hit posts are the best soft-hit posts? (Examiner) Sacramento issues disproportionately more jaywalking tickets to black people (Sacramento Bee) What that tells us about […]

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All urban planners should be asked: Would you let your child bicycle here? (Guardian) Report: Biking to work reduces risk of heart disease, cancer, early death (Harvard Health Publication) Cyclist writes his own obituary (OutsideOnline) What happened to the bicycle movement of the 1970s? (Guardian) National transit “rodeo” tests operator skills: BART, SCVTA, LA Metro […]

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Fresno still thinks making its downtown pedestrian mall “car friendly” will help it, somehow (Fresno Bee) A push for free youth bus passes in the East Bay (East Bay Express) In Oakland, Coliseum City developer wants public money (San Francisco Business Journal) CA’s first wireless electric trolley under construction in Monterey (Monterey County Weekly) Play […]