Today’s Headlines

  • The new BART trains are cool (SF Weekly)
  • Cost overruns will kill high speed rail, crows LA Times‘ Vartabedian
  • Gas tax repeal collects signatures even as road repairs begin with new tax funding (San Diego Union Tribune)
  • Orange County set to clear homeless camps, but no plans for where they will go (Orange County Register)
  • How Paris was able to reclaim space from cars (CityLab)
  • Sprawl and its impact on people, planet (Air Quality Matters)
  • San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District made it possible to sign up for bad air alerts in Spanish—after a tweetstorm (Fresno Bee)
  • Oakland fights to keep coal exports out of its port (Mother Jones)

More California headlines at Streetsblog LA and Streetsblog SF