Today’s Headlines

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Bay Bridge dismantling in progress. Image: Screengrab from
  • Bay Bridge demolition: first section of truss is lowered to barge (Contra Costa Times)
  • High speed rail is back in court (Oakland Tribune)
  • Gee whiz, maybe a SMART train station in downtown Novato could make sense (Marin Independent Journal)
  • L.A. Metro will start charging for parking at its stations (Curbed LA)
  • New plan to underground Ocean View light rail in San Francisco (SF Examiner)
  • Millions living near highways are affected by ultra-fine particle pollution (San Diego Free Press)
  • California’s November ballot is going to be humongous (Capitol Weekly)
  • Coastal Commission under fire (LA Times)
  • Locally, America is doing just fine, thank you: James Fallows explores American cities (The Atlantic)
  • USDOT Smart Cities challenge draws 77 applications (Fast Lane)

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