Today’s Headlines

  • Early high speed rail construction changes have people freaking out about cost overruns (LA Times)
  • Sacramento ponders sales tax for transportation, releases potential project list (Sacramento Bee)
  • Yet another study shows link between driving to work, obesity (Cyclelicious)
  • ICYMI: Entitlement: the most dangerous kind of distracted driving (Macleans Magazine)
  • “Experts” are having a hard time predicting how quickly renewable energy is expanding—and that’s a problem (Vox)
  • Why cities keep expanding highways, even though that doesn’t solve congestion (CityLab)
  • Caltrans, FHWA create “Innovation Council” for transportation (Equipment World)
  • Mapping the country’s affordable housing deficit (CityLab)
  • Have we reached “peak Millennial”? Nah (City Commentary)

More California headlines at Streetsblog LA and Streetsblog SF