Today’s Headlines

  • Silicon Valley has a plan for a “stress-free” bike network (NextCity)
  • Ventura gets funding for active transportation projects (VC Star)
  • Pasadena creates a street design guide focused on moving people, not cars (Pasadena Now)
  • Governor Brown, in D.C., is “cautiously optimistic” about Caltrain funding (Sacramento Bee)
  • Should bicyclists “pay their own way”? (Planetizen)
  • The helmet debate: Forcing cyclists to dress for urban warfare doesn’t make biking safer (Guardian)
  • How bike-share is changing American cities (Curbed)
  • Research shows that transit improvements can lead to gentrification, displacement (UCLA Magazine)
  • How human-driverless car interactions could change our cityscapes, traffic rules (Scientific American)
  • Acknowledging the privilege of being able to call yourself a “nerd” (Transport Oakland)
  • Trump lays plans to gut Obama’s “stupid” clean power plan (NY Times)
  • Video: A peek at the new ferries plying San Francisco Bay (SF Examiner/You Tube)

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More on Uber’s defiance on self-driving cars (The Guardian) Funding mobility options in Oakland (PA Times) California’s climate change fight saves money (American City and County) Santa Maria is one more city using a state grant to enforce bike, pedestrian safety (Santa Maria Times) Enlisting bikes in the fight against inequality (CityLab) Will helmet law […]

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Study: Drivers less likely to yield to black pedestrians (Insurance Journal) Bike lanes in Redlands gets some state love—er, money (Redlands Daily Facts) Bike-share a success in Santa Monica; why not in Salinas? (The Californian) Pasadena seeks public input on transit plan (Pasadena Now) Riverside Transit Agency celebrates 40 years of service (Patch) AC Transit […]

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L.A. Metro to get another top transit leader: McMillan moves back home from the FTA (Washington Post) California looking for ways to connect transit, communities (Planetizen) The California transportation projects whose funding is threatened (San Jose Mercury News) Caltrans seeks input on statewide, long-range transportation plan (TI News Daily) It’s a mess, but we need […]

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Long Beach is updating its Bike Master Plan: Safety is a priority (Press Telegram) Caltrain approves funding plan for electrification, modernization (Mass Transit) Transit Riders Union says: Every place in S.F. should be accessible in 30 minute or less (Hoodline) Experience Route 66 on a bike (Albuquerque Journal) Bike and pedestrian friendliness raises real estate […]

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San Clemente coast highway to get protected bike and pedestrian path (OC Register) There’s a new ferry service between San Francisco and Berkeley (East Bay Times) L.A.’s Angels Flight to ride again (LA Curbed) Sacramento transit agency is rethinking its bus routes (Sacramento Bee) Marin to poll residents on transportation sales tax (Marin Independent Journal) […]