Today’s Headlines

  • A shout out to bike commuters (ABC10)
  • People in Sacramento aren’t sure what “jaywalking” is (Capital Public Radio)
  • Persistence pays off with new bike lanes in Woodside (Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition)
  • Cupertino proposes bike boulevards (The Mercury News)
  • Most Americans see value in public transportation (Mobility Lab)
  • Analysis of new cap-and-trade proposal (Sacramento Bee)
  • Arguments about cap-and-trade and the definition of “tax” continue (Fox&Hounds)
  • CA climate investments leading to more zero-emission vehicles in the Central Valley (Central Valley Business Times)
  • Lots of questions and comments to the DMV around self-driving cars rules (Ars Technica)
  • Housing: A Palo Alto “tear down” exposes a hole in local housing policies (Vox)
  • ICYMI: The guy in charge of U.S. public housing doesn’t want people living in it be comfortable (NY Times)
  • In Orange County, $84,000 a year now qualifies as “low-income” (Orange County Register)
  • Chemical Safety Board, in charge of investigating Torrance refinery explosion, is threatened by Trump budget cuts (Daily News)

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