Today’s Headlines

  • San Francisco mayor gets an earful about delaying pedestrian safety projects (Examiner)
  • More about California helmet bill (California Healthline)  (Sacramento Bee)
  • Lots of parklets going up in L.A. (NextCity)
  • James Fallows really likes Fresno, and says you should too (The Atlantic)
  • CA bill would raise gas taxes and vehicle registration fees for road repairs (Capital Public Radio)  (League of CA Cities)
  • We’re still making highways wider, hoping it will solve something:
    • Solano okays express lane project in Suisun City (Daily Republic)
    • More about Caltrans widening road for bridge replacement in Niles Canyon, Fremont (San Jose Mercury News)
    • Another road widening will close Santa Monica connection to PCH for a year, but in the end there will at least be a bike lane (Malibu Surfside News)
  • Leap says its luxury buses aren’t “transit,” therefore not subject to ADA rules (SFCurbed) (SF Chronicle)

More California headlines at Streetsblog LA and Streetsblog SF