Today’s Headlines

  • The life cycle of a Burning Man bike (KQED)
  • Plans for a bicycle track along Pasadena’s Union Street are moving ahead (Pasadena Now)
  • San Diego’s Bike the Bay hosts 3,400 bikes of all stripes (San Diego Union Tribune)
  • New green bike lanes go in near Sacramento State University (KCRA)
  • NY Times is gaga over dockless bike-share
  • Instead of barriers for safety, trees: they fulfill many other needs as well (Dezeen)
  • Bay Area transit connections are really dumb (Sacramento Bee)
  • More on newly opened SMART train (GovTech)
  • Disagreements about proposed Bay Area bridge toll hike and what money should be used for (Mercury News)
  • There was already a war against pedestrians in town where victims were charged for not wearing reflective clothing (Systemic Failure)
  • Hurricane Harvey should not have come as a surprise—we’ve been talking about climate change for a long time (Politico)
  • Trump DOT nixes “hire local” policy (Next City)

More California headlines at Streetsblog LA and Streetsblog SF