Today’s Headlines

  • 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 Incumbents (Streetsblog LA)
  • Google Maps May Soon Report Difficult Parking At Destinations (ArsTechnica)
  • More on Parking for God (Hoodline)
  • New LA Rams Head Coach Is a Bike Commuter (Bicycling Mag)

More California headlines at Streetsblog LA and Streetsblog SF



Metro Bike Share Kicks-Off, System Open In Downtown L.A.

This morning a crowd of over a thousand people gathered to celebrate the opening of Los Angeles’ newest transportation system: Metro Bike Share. The system’s opening festivities took place at Grand Park. It featured music, speakers, and a ceremonial ride where cyclists rode bike-share bikes to distribute them to stations throughout downtown L.A. The Metro […]