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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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Op-ed: Berkeley’s bike plan would make biking safer (Berkeleyside) Redlands, Highland working together on bike connection (Press Enterprise) The stories of some early black bicycle pioneers (CBS) Some urban bicycling tips (Bicycling) Slate’s take on the Caltrain mess AC Transit will get $ for ten new fuel cell buses (East Bay Times) On buses, all-door […]

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In Central Valley, more commuters drive alone (Fresno Bee) SANDAG begins Bus Rapid Transit project (Times of San Diego) El Cerrito working on its bicycle plan (Inside Bay Area) Fighting bike theft with the Bike Index (Berkeleyside) California Transportation Commission awards $10 million for alternative fuel projects (Imperial Valley News) Getting a road user charge […]

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Happy Earth Day, that one day each year when we’re supposed to officially acknowledge the importance of the environment—which, since we ignore it the rest of the year, is in dire need of the attention. California EPA launches online system to help residents report environmental problems (CalEPA) The price of garbage people dump on the […]

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Here’s a quick quiz: Can you identify these cities just by a map of their bike infrastructure? (Guardian) Seriously, Long Beach, just promote Bike Index, don’t build a new bike registry app (Long Beach Post) Sacramento businesses agree to tax themselves to fund a streetcar (Sacramento Bee) Thinking about public transit ridership: No such thing […]

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Partial BART shutdown to continue indefinitely as aging system struggles to fix problems (SF Chronicle) More about yesterday’s BART tweetstorm (SF Chronicle) DC’s Metro is also suffering problems from underfunding (Economist) and this is what Metro found when it closed for inspection (Greater Greater Washington) State auditor report criticizes Caltrans spending (Sacramento Bee) Assembly committee […]