Today’s Headlines

  • LA Metro, Donald Shoup win American Planning Association Awards (APA)
  • Oakland bends over backward to keep the Raiders, A’s; certifies plan for Coliseum City Development (Inside Bay Area)
  • Not every bike rider needs to wear a helmet (Cyclelicious)
  • Even the current child helmet law doesn’t do much: data (Systemic Failure)
  • How the arts contributes to a lively city, in California’s Central Valley (The Atlantic)
  • Investing in California’s infrastructure: Enhanced Infrastructure Financing Districts just might work (California Economic Summit)
  • New study: cities need to be denser than most to reduce GHGs (Pacific Standard)
  • Geek out on this machine: how to build a railroad (YouTube)

More California headlines at Streetsblog LA and Streetsblog SF