Today’s Headlines

  • Caltrans orders diesel-electric locomotives for Amtrak Pacific Surfliner route, to be built in Sacramento (Mass Transit)
  • Reporter discovers the joys of riding a bike in L.A. (LA Times)
  • Bakersfield discusses new high speed rail alignment (GovTech)
  • More about rising costs of high speed rail (Vice News)
  • Oakland plans another parking garage on public land (East Bay Express)
  • What the new federal highway bill means for California (LA Times)
  • Testing devices that would help replace gas taxes with a mileage fee (Government Technology)
  • Chart: growth of bike share systems globally (Transportationist)
  • Masked superhero wrestles for pedestrian safety in Mexico City (The Guardian)

More California headlines at Streetsblog LA and Streetsblog SF