Today’s Headlines

  • Partial BART shutdown to continue indefinitely as aging system struggles to fix problems (SF Chronicle)
  • DC’s Metro is also suffering problems from underfunding (Economist)
  • State auditor report criticizes Caltrans spending (Sacramento Bee)
  • Assembly committee head tours high speed rail sites (Fresno Bee)
  • US EPA rejects Air Management District plan as ineffective (LA Times)
  • Super long commutes are neither common nor growing (City Commentary)
  • Encouraging fine-grained development (Strong Towns)
  • Here’s a bike to rival a monster truck (but why?) (Guinness World Records)

More California headlines at Streetsblog LA and Streetsblog SF