Today’s Headlines

  • A look at Caltrans’ statewide and District 4 bike plans (Bay Area Monitor)
  • Video: Caltrans knocks down the broken Pfeiffer Canyon Bridge
  • What San Mateo could get from the state transportation bill (SM Daily Journal)
  • Goodwill in SF Bay Area will use electric trucks for deliveries (NGTnews)
  • Judge denies suit against Lafayette for not building affordable housing (San Francisco Business Journals)
  • Sacramento police officer beats black man for jaywalking (SFist)
  • New York transit is near a breaking point: A cautionary tale? (New York Times)
  • Cities want to believe in the Hyperloop fantasy because they can’t deal with the real problems on the ground (The Verge)
  • Tesla’s parking problem (Wall Street Journal)

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Census report: SF Bay Area commuters shifted from cars (Sacramento Bee) Poor Sausalito is drowning in cyclists (SF Chronicle) Caltrans is up to its old tricks in Burlingame: trees on El Camino Real must be removed for “safety” (San Mateo Daily Journal) Lodi aims to be a bicycling capital (Lodi News) Coming up in the […]

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Three separate problems—a broken rail, a helium balloon hitting a power line, a man on the track–caused major delays on BART yesterday (SFGate)  (Contra Costa Times)  (Lamorinda Patch) …and Uber prices surged (CBS) Sacramento considers its streetcar plan (Sacramento Bee) Bakersfield will use Caltrans grant to improve bus stops (Bakersfield Californian) Modesto considering changes to […]

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Sacramento police department doesn’t know what jaywalking is (Systemic Failure) Draft “Plan Bay Area” aims for sustainable, inclusive future (Greenbelt Alliance) Transit agencies rarely hire women, minority contractors, and that’s a big problem (Washington Post) Talk radio host threatens a recall campaign against Senator who voted for the transportation bill (Sacramento Bee) What Ventura County […]

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Rancho Mirage mayor wants to kill bike/pedestrian path across the Coachella Valley (The Desert Sun) San Francisco city leaders tour completed Central Subway tunnel (SF Chronicle) California Classic bike ride takes over the freeway in Fresno; with video (Fresno Bee) Plan Bay Area open house in Novato: civility rules (Marin Independent Journal) More on Bike […]

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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 […]