Today’s Headlines

  • Turlock planning commission approves Active Transportation Plan; city council to weigh in soon (Turlock Journal)
  • LA city council approves Mobility Plan 2035, a huge policy shift towards active transportation, transit, Vision Zero (Streetsblog) (LA Times) (Patch)
  • Can LA become the new Portland? (Oregon Live) Or should Portland learn from LA? (BikePortland)
  • CA cities and counties have suggestions for funding road repairs (LA Times)
  • Business, union groups back “reasonable” increases in gas and diesel sales taxes (Sacramento Business Journal)
  • CA transportation funding discussions should include regional governance issues (California Economic Summit)
  • New law allows BART to buy power from renewable sources (The Transit Wire)
  • What will “new” LA River look like? (LA Times)
  • More about new restrictions on cars on Market Street in SF (Planetizen)
  • Bill Fulton says cities have tons of data, now they need everyone’s help to make sense of it all (Urban Edge)
  • US cities are just afraid to make driving unappealing (CityLab)

More California headlines at Streetsblog LA and Streetsblog SF