Today’s Headlines

  • Study: Clearly marked bicycle lanes are better for safety—and traffic flow (MN Transport)
  • San Jose set to open new two-way protected bikeway with bike signal (Cyclelicious)
  • Among the problems in Houston: Getting rid of the many damaged cars (Jalopnik)
  • Spending cap-and-trade: Priority should be the most vulnerable among us (Capitol Weekly)
  • State Supreme Court decision “rips a hole in Prop 13” (Legal Planet)
    • …by ruling that tax measures by initiative–not government-led–can pass with a majority vote (LA Times)
  • CA legislature moves toward agreement on housing bills (Capital Public Radio)
  • Report: As income inequality rises, do does the rent burden on lower income folks (CityLab)

More California headlines at Streetsblog LA and Streetsblog SF