Today’s Headlines

  • Raising a daughter car-free in L.A. (LACurbed)
  • Coachella area to get a bike, pedestrian plan (Patch)
  • Commuting by public transit is 90% safer than driving (CleanTechnica)
  • Caltrans still focuses its safety message on bicyclists and pedestrians, not car drivers (YouTube)
    • But Drive Safely Work Week campaign gets it: Driver behavior contributes to 94 of 100 crashes (Traffic Safety)
  • BART needs money to replace corroded electrical pipes (BART)
  • SMART says no to shipping, storing gas tankers along public transit corridor (Transport Topics)
  • Obama is a YIMBY (The Urbanist)
  • Testing air bag helmets (Science Daily)

More California headlines at Streetsblog LA and Streetsblog SF