Today’s Headlines

  • Train service to Santa Barbara restored after mudslides; highway still closed (LA Times)
  • Federal tax cuts could be an opportunity to shift benefits towards transit (Mobility Lab)
  • SoCal sees a drop in bicyclist deaths—but what’s the cause? (LA Curbed)
  • Bakersfield plans to replace bridge over highway. Will it accommodate bikes and pedestrians? (
  • MTC searches for ways to get people to carpool (Mass Transit Mag)
  • Research: Guidance for zero traffic deaths (World Resources Institute)
  • How cities are using transit technology—and not (Curbed)
  • Regulators order Diablo Canyon to shut down (Mercury News)
  • Tenant activists, landlords clash over rent control bill in Sacramento (SF Chronicle)
  • Program helps teachers in San Jose with house down payments (Mercury News)
  • Startup plans to launch fully autonomous delivery vehicles in San Mateo (

More California headlines at Streetsblog LA and Streetsblog SF