Today’s Headlines

  • Santa Cruz to get dockless bike-share; Salinas should too—also trains (The Californian)
  • More on fixing California’s outdated jaywalking law (LAist)
  • Report: Dockless bike-share systems are attracting investments because data mining (Bike Biz)
  • A recap of the Silicon Valley Bike Summit (SVBC)
  • Unclear on the concept, Marin balks at longer hours for carpool lanes, because “congestion” (Marin Independent Journal)
  • Congestion report doesn’t tell us much about congestion (City Observatory)
    • …and in that report “safety” means fender-benders that get in the way of traffic (City Observatory)
  • Drivers “outsmart” L.A.’s “smart boot”–that is, cheat and lie to avoid fines (NBC)
  • Caltrans is already modifying highways to accommodate self-driving cars (San Francisco Business Times)
  • A look at the pros and cons of back-in angle parking (MikeOnTraffic)
  • Will other states join California’s climate pact? (The Atlantic)
  • How Prop 13 feeds the housing crisis (Berkeleyside)

More California headlines at Streetsblog LA and Streetsblog SF