Today’s Headlines

  • Menlo Park sends plan to add bike lanes to El Camino Real “for more study” (San Jose Mercury News) (also see Streetsblog coverage)
  • Why does L.A. Metro want to build Bus Rapid Transit? (LAist)
  • Silicon Valley Transportation Authority ponders whether to cut bus service on routes with lower rider numbers (San Jose Mercury News)
  • Torrance refinery explosion led to jump in gas prices (Daily Bulletin)
  • Even in polluted cities, it is still healthier to bike and walk than drive (TreeHugger)
  • New York’s MOMA mounts an art show about large-scale displacement, refugees (CityLab)
  • A big deal: Feds make it easier to build narrower auto lanes (People for Bikes)
  • “Hostile architecture” keeps (certain) people at bay in cities (AtlasObscura)

More California headlines at Streetsblog LA and Streetsblog SF