Today’s Headlines

  • BART tests new smart bike locks (Tech Crunch)
  • L.A. mayor says: Increase capacity on the freeway with a monorail (L.A. Times)
  • L.A. and Long Beach ports pledge to go green (Medium)
  • Data on Uber, Lyft in S.F. released: They drive at least a fifth of all the miles driven (SFCTA)
  • Clean transport companies want cap-and-trade extended (American Shipper)
  • Collecting neighborhood smog data (Daily News)
  • Legislators reach budget deal (L.A. Times)
  • Google campus plan keeps growing (Mercury News)
  • Oslo tried banning cars in its center, then tried banning parking; backlash (Guardian)

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The complicated story behind widening Highway 101 in Santa Cruz (GJEL) Bike thieves are breaking u-locks now (East Bay Times) Free bike checkups in Davis this Saturday (Davis Enterprise) New data on Expo, Gold lines: half of riders get to stations by walking, biking (Planetizen) Good news for transit? Parking for L.A. Rams hits $200 […]

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Caltrans responds to a fatality by banning bikes from key bike route; riders push back (Cyclelicious) Why do city leaders want to keep L.A.’s streets dangerous? (Curbed) Many Bike Month milestones in the East Bay alone (GJEL) Tales of a human bike lane (Sierra Club) Chao refuses to sign Caltrain electrification grant (Mercury News) CA […]

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Yes, excessive parking does cause more driving (CityLab) CA senators plan legislative response to methane gas leak (California Public Radio) Self-driving cars still need human drivers, according to reports submitted to DMV (GovTech) Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority adds internal bike racks to its buses, seeks feedback on them (VTA) Oakland’s Cycles of Change scrambling […]

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San Diego Wins Funding for Crucial Link Between Bike Paths (Union-Tribune) High Speed Rail Authority Fires Back at L.A. Times About “Misleading Article” (CAHSR Blog) CalEnviro Screen Adds Housing to Metrics for Sustainable Communities (Safe Routes CA) Feds Declare Support for OC Streetcar As Planning Enters Engineering Phase (RT&S) L.A.’s “Bike Lobby” Going After Unfriendly […]

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Oakland’s strategic plan is a whole new vision for streets (SPUR) Berkeley’s revolutionary new bike plan (Systemic Failure) Dixon build a transportation center, but no transit came; now it’s available for lease (The Reporter) L.A. Metro board approves electric buses for Orange Line (The Source) L.A. Metro keeps getting proposals for how to spend Measure […]