Today’s Headlines

  • Why isn’t bike-share more popular? Some say: safety, or anyway perceptions thereof (GovTech)
  • San Francisco may replace LOS with VMT ahead of new state rules (SF Planning Department)
  • Experts discuss price of gas in California while oil industry reps remain quiet (Charlotte Observer)
  • Crash shows need to complete bike network now (Bike East Bay)
  • Distracted pedestrians are not the same as distracted drivers (The Stranger)
  • LA. vs. the Bay Area: It’s the ways we get around (California Planning & Development Report)
  • Redding to adopt a citywide parklet policy (Record Searchlight)
  • Community works together on Berkeley parklet design (Berkeleyside)
  • Prospective tenants far outnumber available units in affordable development (KQED)
  • Urban planning ignores social realities (Rooflines)
  • With pilot program ended, housing activists target tech company shuttles again (SFGate)
  • FHWA rules say those pretty painted crosswalks in St. Louis are a danger (Planetizen)

More California headlines at Streetsblog LA and Streetsblog SF