Facing pressure from elected officials, an appeals court, and the public to issue a long-delayed decision on Maryland's Purple Line light rail, a federal judge has determined -- five months after he was given the additional analysis that he requested -- that the project needs even more environmental studies.
Caltrans adopts statewide bike and ped plan (SCVNews) CTC approves $328M for transportation projects (Equipment World) Newly signed Raider Marshawn Lynch invites a few hundred friends to ride with him through his hometown, Oakland (CBS Sports) L.A. neighborhood tests a “cool pavement” treatment to lower local heat effect (Mercury News) SoCal Edison to offer $450 […]
While Caltrans does not have jurisdiction over local transportation planning or policies, it does wield considerable influence over local planning decisions, and it provides expertise and guidance. A statewide plan that provides a cohesive vision for safe, comfortable biking and walking in California communities is an important step.
After months of back and forth, Trump administration signs off on Caltrain electrification project.
Caltrain gets the federal grant for its electrification project (Mercury News, Washington Post) CTC allocates $47M to rail projects (RT&S) Metrolink offers more discounts on Perris Valley line (Press-Enterprise) Cities may be misinterpreting safety data and underestimating effect of near misses on bicyclists, pedestrians (SSTI) Cartoon cutouts: a DIY safety campaign idea from Boston (Boston […]