Today’s Headlines

  • An urgent call for better bikeways already (Berkeleyside)
  • Alliance for Biking and Walking releases 2016 benchmarking report (Bicycle Retailer)
  • Please stop saying humans aren’t causing climate change (Wired)
  • Is public transit supposed to reduce congestion? (City Metric)
  • Maybe people are just making fewer trips: causes of transit ridership declines (LA Times)
  • Walker: Cars and cities are a bad match (Washington Post)
  • Southern California air quality district wants to gut its own mission (Curbed)
  • Affordable housing minimums will be on San Francisco ballot (SFGate)
  • Why are long time residents leaving Oakland–and driving farther? (SF Gate)
  • We’re measuring housing affordability all wrong (City Observatory)
  • Can Jerry Brown guide transportation tax increase through the legislature? (San Jose Mercury News)
  • To encourage walkable neighborhoods, fix mortgage rules (Grist)
  • User hyperloop to move goods, not people (Gizmodo)
  • Rail can change cities and lives (SFGate)
  • Uber expands its carpool option (San Jose Mercury News)

More California headlines at Streetsblog LA and Streetsblog SF