Today’s Headlines

  • Oakdale gets a pedestrian crosswalk beacon (Modesto Bee)
    • And drivers complain (KCRA)
  • That Sacramento “jaywalker” was not jaywalking (Sacramento Bee)
  • Redwood city seeks feedback on transportation issues (Patch)
  • Cities need to stop ignoring bike theft (LA Times)
  • Cupertino, Sunnyvale high schools to get bicycle repair stations (Mercury News)
  • Transportation bill’s benefit for trucking industry may lead to more smog (Press Enterprise)
  • Central Valley Democrat defends his “no” vote on transportation bill (Courthouse News Service)
  • The difference a driver’s license can make (LA Times)

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Bike lanes in Santa Barbara get $7M in state funding (Independent) Warning to bikes, pedestrians in S.F.: Self-driving Ubers are making dangerous turns (SFBC) How do you ease traffic in LA? Make it harder to park (LA Times) UC Berkeley students study possibilities of another transbay crossing (CalSTA blog) Caltrain begins preliminary work on electrification […]

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