Today’s Headlines

  • CA Legislative Analyst Office releases initial comments on governor’s proposed budget (LAO)
  • Want jobs? Build bike lanes (Fast Company)
  • Coronado is scrapping its bike plan, putting all new bike lanes on hold, starting over (KPBS)
  • This writer believes congestion is the #1 environmental problem in San Diego County (and that wider roads will fix it) (San Diego Union-Tribune)
  • Mapping how stressful streets  limit cycling (CityLab)
  • The destructive legacy of housing segregation (The Atlantic)
  • Anti-density movement may broaden homelessness (LA Times)

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<ul> <li>More protected bike lanes approved in SF (<a href=”http://www.sfbike.org/news/protected-bike-lanes-in-soma-approved/” target=”_blank”>SFBC</a>)</li> <li>Hearst just north of UC Berkeley to get street makeover (<a href=”http://www.dailycal.org/2016/11/17/hearst-avenue-improvement-project-to-begin-in-coming-weeks/” target=”_blank”>Daily Californian</a>)</li> <li>Street realignments in San Jose could improve pedestrian conditions (<a href=”http://www.mercurynews.com/2016/11/17/realignment-of-meridian-and-fruitdale-intersection-proposed/” target=”_blank”>Mercury News</a>)</li> <li>Mountain View will “study” bike share (<a href=”https://bikesiliconvalley.org/2016/11/mountain-view-votes-for-bike-share-study/” target=”_blank”>Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition</a>)</li> <li>L.A. voters are sick of […]

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San Diego Wins Funding for Crucial Link Between Bike Paths (Union-Tribune) High Speed Rail Authority Fires Back at L.A. Times About “Misleading Article” (CAHSR Blog) CalEnviro Screen Adds Housing to Metrics for Sustainable Communities (Safe Routes CA) Feds Declare Support for OC Streetcar As Planning Enters Engineering Phase (RT&S) L.A.’s “Bike Lobby” Going After Unfriendly […]

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What does Governor Brown’s proposed housing bill mean for affordability? (Better Institutions) UC Berkeley report says building more affordable housing is the best way to fight gentrification (East Bay Express) San Jose: Bike lanes proposed for Moorpark, Winchester (Cyclicious) Equal transportation news in Salinas (The Californian) Walking school buses and bicycle trains cut school traffic […]

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Bike Share Expansion to the Beach in San Diego Proving Controversial (SD News) Bicyclist Skeptical That Plan to Ban Cyclists From Street Is About Safety (PV Cycling) Report: L.A. Has Worst Freeway Commute in the Country (LA Weekly) Different Report: But It’s the Bay Area That’s Got the Worst Drivers (SF Gate) Why Streetsblog Supporter Josef […]

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Video: Caltrans launches in-house bike-share for employees in downtown Sacramento (YouTube) More pondering about why bike-share isn’t killing anyone (City Lab) (Momentum Mag) Transportation sales taxes: How high is too high? (Planetizen) The high costs of parking requirements (City Observatory) San Francisco neighbors get help from the city to transform alleys into pleasant spaces (Hoodline) […]